Core Faculty

Anita Anantharam

  • Transnational feminism
  • Postcolonial theory
  • Food Politics and Sustainability
  • Women, Business, and Leadership

K.L. Broad, Graduate Coordinator

  • Social movements
  • Sexualities
  • Methodologies

Manoucheka Celeste

  • Feminist Media Studies, Cultural Studies
    and Popular Culture
  • Transnational Black Feminisms
  • Women of Color Feminist Theory and Methodology
  • Haitian and Caribbean Studies
  • Immigration

Laura K. Guyer

  • Health disparities in vulnerable populations
  • Women’s health
  • Rural health disparities
  • Health literacy

Tace Hedrick

  • Chicana/o & Latina/o cultural ctudies
  • Afro-Latino/a cultural studies
  • Feminist theory
  • Transnational American intellectual history
  • Feminist art history

Angel Kwolek-Folland

  • Gender and business history
  • U.S. women’s history
  • History and sexuality
  • Gender and international rights

Bonnie Moradi, Director

  • Prejudice, discrimination, objectification, and collective identity
  • Intersections across minority stressors including heterosexism, sexism, and racism
  • Implications for psychosocial functioning including health and workplace outcomes

Tanya Saunders

  • Race, gender, sexuality and critical queer theory
  • Arts-based social movement
  • Afro-Latino Studies
  • Cultural Studies/Sociology of Culture
  • Coloniality Studies/Postcolonial theory

Constance Shehan

  • Feminist perspectives on families and intimate relationships
  • Gender as a social structural factor
  • Gender stratification in the US and globally
  • Gender-based inequalities in the work place and economy
  • Women’s work and health

Trysh Travis

  • 20th century US literary and cultural history
  • Gender and popular culture/media studies
  • Men and masculinities
  • History of US feminism

Alyssa Zucker, Associate Director and Undergraduate Coordinator

  • Discrimination and health
  • Feminist identity