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Professor of Sociology and Criminology | College of Liberal Arts and Sciences · Villanova University
Jill McCorkel, PhD, examines the social and political consequences of mass incarceration in the United States
#SayHerName Prison Education Programs Race, Class and Gender Inequality Prisons and Punishment Law and Criminal Justice Policy
Professor · Florida Atlantic University
Jane Caputi is an expert in contemporary American cultural studies, including popular culture, gender and violence, and ecofeminism.
Feminism Gender and Violence Contemporary American Cultural Studies Popular Culture Ecofeminism
Professor of Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies · University of Massachusetts Amherst
Laura Briggs is an expert on transnational and transracial adoption and on the U.S. history of taking children for political ends.
Transnational Adoption Reproduction Politics Adoption Child Separation
Associate Professor of History · Loyola Marymount University
Department of History, Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts
Social Justice and Equal Rights Latin America Race and Ethnicity Women and Gender Indigenous/Ethnohistory
Assistant Professor of History · Southern Utah University
Specializing in gender history in the United States, Davis is an expert on women in the military
United States Naval History Women in the Military Gender History in the United States Women's Studies Social Studies Education
Professor, History · University of Warwick
Sarah Richardson is an expert in 18th and 19th century British political, monarchical, and parliamentary history.
Higher Education 18th Century Britain Women in History British History Monarchy
Assistant Professor · Tulane University
Karissa Haugeberg is a historian of women, gender, and medicine in the 20th c. United States
Hospital Abortions Civil Rights U.S. Anti-Abortion Movement History of Nursing Gender Equality
Associate Professor, Department of Women's and Gender Studies & Adjunct Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning & Director of the Faculty Fellows Program, Institute for the Arts and Humanities, College of Arts and Sciences · UNC at Chapel Hill
Teaching and research interests include multiracial feminism, HIV/AIDS activism and women's and gender studies scholarship. (see more below)
Women's and Gender Studies HIV/AIDS Activism Multi-racial feminism Faculty Development Women in Leadership
Professor and Department Head, Science and Technology Studies (STS) · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Focuses on the history of science, technology, and medicine as it relates to drug policy and the social significance of drugs
Opioid Crisis Harm Reduction Opioid Overdose History of Science & Medicine Gender & Addiction
Professor of History · University of Connecticut
Professor McElya is an expert in the histories of women, gender, sexuality, and race in the U.S., with a focus on politics and memory.
U.S. Cultural and Political History Women & Gender Sexuality & LGBTQ History Feminist Theory Queer Theory
Professor · University of Western Ontario
Nadine Wathen is committed to developing and mobilizing knowledge to improve the lives of women and children exposed to family violence.
health information Knowledge Mobilization violence against women/gender-based violence Child Maltreatment Domestic Violence
Draper Chair in American History · University of Connecticut
Dr. Sinha is an expert in Civil War and Reconstruction
Feminism Abolition Slavery
Associate Professor of History · Hofstra University
Specialist in Popular Culture and Politics, as well as Gender and Sports, in Twentieth Century Latin America.
Latin American Culture Latin American Politics Sports in Latin America Gender Studies
Lecturer of Sociology · Loyola Marymount University
Cassie Comley's work focuses on social inequalities, sociology of gender, critical race theory, and women in sport.
Women in Sport Sociology of Gender Sociology Social Inequalities Critical Race Theory
MSW Program Director & Assistant Professor of Social Work; Affiliate Faculty, Women & Gender Studies · Texas Christian University
Professor Elias-Lambert focuses on the influence of victim and perpetrator alcohol use on levels of rape myth acceptance
Bystander Effect Alcohol Use Disorders Rape culture
Urbanist and Feminist Geographer · Simon Fraser University
Specializes in equity and inclusion. Uses policy analysis and collaborative research with women and LGBTQ people to examine urban change.
Geographies of social difference (with an emphasis on gender and sexuality) Municipal Social Inclusion Policy Qualitative and Mixed Method Research Oral history methods for research and policymaking
Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
Associate Professor · Florida Atlantic University
Kelly Shannon, Ph.D. specializes in the history of U.S. foreign relations, with particular attention to the 20th century.
Modern Iran Human Rights U.S. Foreign Relations 20th Century U.S. Modern Islamic World
Professor of Sociology · Hofstra University
Margaret Abraham's research specializes in domestic violence, gender studies, and the South Asian Diaspora.
Sociology Gender Ethnicity Globalization Migration