Students and faculty work together to reach beyond disciplinary boundaries and combine theory with activism.
Our students learn to look at the world from multiple angles.
At both the graduate and undergraduate levels, students come together for the purpose of building committed communities.
Want to change the world? Move beyond the classroom and affect positive transformation in real time. (Photo: Wael Bazzi)
Students present policy recommendations to Erie County officials to empower working women as part of Women Studies' Internship pilot program.
“Difference is that raw and powerful connection from which our personal power is forged.” – Audre Lorde
We focus on developing knowledge of women, gender and sexuality through in-depth social, cultural and historical analysis.
Jasmina Tumbas, PhD Assistant Professor
Arabella Lyon, PhD Professor
David Glisch-Sanchez, PhD Assistant Professor
Gwynn Thomas, PhD Chair
Margarita Vargas, PhD Associate Professor
Victoria Wolcott, PhD Professor
Marla Segol, PhD Associate Professor
Christine Varnado, PhD Assistant Professor
Ndubueze Mbah, PhD Assistant Professor
Barbara Bono, PhD Associate Professor
Ewa P. Ziarek, PhD Professor
Susan Cahn, PhD Professor
Marion Werner, PhD Associate Professor
Elizabeth Otto, PhD Associate Professor of Art History
Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, PhD Professor
Barbara Wejnert, PhD Professor
Jonathan Katz, PhD Associate Professor
Kari Winter, PhD Professor
Carine Mardorossian, PhD Professor
Rachel Ablow, PhD Professor
A Minor or Joint Major in Global Gender Studies complements majors in psychology, English, history, art public health, management, sociology and many more.