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

Ashwini Tambe

Program Director
Professor of WGSS and of History
Director of Graduate Studies for the MA in WGSS
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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

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Assistant Professor in the University Writing Program
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