Graduate Overview

GGSs students touring the Albright Knox art gallery

GGSs students viewing exhibits at the Albright Knox Art Gallery

The interdisciplinary Global Gender and Sexuality Studies Graduate Program stands at the forefront of contemporary women's, gender and sexuality studies, and queer and feminist theory. Currently, the department offers both master’s and doctoral degree programs.

The Graduate Experience

Graduate students take advantage of department and affiliated faculty expertise in critical issues of the modern world: globalization, social justice, citizenship and national identity, gendered violence, global and national health policies, transnational labor patterns, migration, and art and cultural production. Our global emphasis allows students opportunities for hands-on experience with teaching, community engagement and policy development on local, national and international levels. 

Did You Know?

We do research in every world region. One-third of our students come from abroad!

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Student Voices

This program incorporates the perspective of international feminism more than any other.

Contact Us

Arabella Lyon

323 Clemens Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0677

alyon@acsu.buffalo.edu

Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Global Gender and Sexuality Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Professor
President of the SUNY Council on Writing
Department of English
College of Arts and Sciences

323 Clemens Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0677

alyon@acsu.buffalo.edu