Faculty

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) faculty come from a diverse range of disciplines and backgrounds, teaching and writing through the lens of public policy, race and identity, religion, legal theory and more. Browse individual faculty pages for more information on areas of expertise and office hours. 

 


Program Leadership

Dr. Ashwini Tambe

Ashwini Tambe

Program Director
Professor of History
Director of Graduate Studies for the MA in WGSS
(she, her, hers)

 

Cynthia Deitch

Cynthia Deitch

Associate Director
Associate Professor of WGSS, of Sociology and of Public Policy and Public Administration
Director of Graduate Studies for the MA in Public Policy-WGSS
(she, her, hers)

 

Jameta Barlow

Jameta Barlow

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Assistant Professor in the University Writing Program
(she, her, hers)

 


Program Directory 

Attiya Ahmad

Associate Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs

Zarizana Aziz

Co-Instructor, Practicum

Dr. Jameta N. Barlow

Director of Undergraduate Studies, Assistant Professor in the University Writing Program

Nemata Blyden

Professor of History and International Affairs

Elizabeth Chacko

Professor of Geography

Erin Chapman

Associate Professor of History and of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Patricia Chu

Professor of English

Manuel Cuellar

Assistant Professor of Spanish Literature, Director of Spanish Literature

Dr. Kavita Daiya

Professor of English and of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Professor Cynthia Deitch

Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Sociology, and Public Policy

Cayo Gamber

Professor of Writing and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Cynthia Harrison

Associate Professor Emeritus of History, of Women’s Studies, and of Public Policy