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Core Teaching Faculty

Karen Beckwith, Professor of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)

WGST 346: Women and Politics

Joy R. Bostic, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, CAS

WGST 339: Black Women and Religion in the United States
RLGN 304: Representations of Black Women and Religion in Film

Susan Case, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, Weatherhead School of Management

WGST 370: Women in Organizations
ORBH 391: Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion

Ananya Dasgupta, Assistant Professor of History, CAS

WGST 257/HSTY 157: Women’s Histories in South Asia

Elina Gertsman, Associate Professor of Medieval Art, CAS

WGST 359: Visual Culture of Medieval Women

T. Kenny Fountain, Associate Professor of English, CAS

WGST 343: Language and Gender

Laura Hengehold, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy, CAS

WGST 325: Philosophy of Feminism

Susan Hinze, Associate Professor of Sociology, CAS

WGST 201: Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies
WGST 228: Sociology of Sexuality
WGST 326: Gender, Inequalities and Globalization
WGST 372: Work and Family
WGST 396: WGST Capstone
SOCI 275: Lives in Medicine: Becoming and Being a Physician (strong WGST component)

Marilyn Sanders Mobley, Vice President, Inclusion, Diversity, and Equal Opportunity and Professor of English

ENGL 521: Slavery and the Literary Imagination
USSO 289H: The Meaning of Difference: Constructions of Diversity in American Culture

Liz Roccoforte, Director of the LGBT Center

SASS 375/575: Gender and Sexuality Justice: LGBT Life, Amsterdam

Renee Sentilles, Associate Professor of History, CAS

WGST 353: Women in American History I
WGST 354: Women in American History II
WGST 363: History of Gender and Sexuality in America
WGST 373: Advanced Topics in American Women’s History

Lihong Shi, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, CAS

ANTH 360: Global Politics of Fertility, Family Planning and Population Control

Megan Swihart Jewell, Instructor of English, Director of the Writing Resource Center, CAS

Offerings on Feminism and body image within SAGES

Cheryl Toman, Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, CAS

WGST 201: Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies
WGST 301: Women, Creativity, and the Arts
WGST 335: Women in the Developing World
WGST 337: Women in the Arab World
WGST 352: African Feminisms
WGST 349: The Arab World Experience (in collaboration with the University of Jordan’s Center for Women’s Studies and the Institute of Women’s Studies in the Arab World at Lebanese American University)
FRCH 308: The Paris Experience (significant component in WGST)

Athena Vrettos, Associate Professor of English, CAS

ENGL 331/431: Studies in the 19th Century: Gothic and Sensation Fiction
ENGL 371: Topics in Women’s Studies: 19th and 20th Century British and American Women Writers