Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies
Contact
Department Chair:
Margaret Kamitsuka

Administrative Assistant:
Linda Pardee

Department Email:


Phone: (440) 775-8907
Fax: (440) 775-6698

Location:
Rice Hall 117
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

About the Faculty

About the Faculty

The Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (GSFS) major provides extensive methodological and theoretical training in scholarship central to the study of gender, sexualities, and feminisms. The major is administered by the GSFS Institute, comprised of a director and affiliate faculty from throughout the College of Arts and Sciences and from the Conservatory of Music. The institute’s goal is to facilitate interdisciplinary teaching and research focused on women, gender, sexuality, and feminisms across the disciplines.


 

 

Director(s):

Administrative Assistant:

  • Linda Pardee, GSFS, Rhetoric & Composition, Writing Associates Program 

GSFS Advisors (2013-2014):

    • Ann Cooper Albright, Professor, Theatre and Dance
    • Crystal Biruk, Asst. Professor, Anthropology
    • Pamela Brooks, Assoc. Professor, Africana Studies
    • Harry Hirsch, Professor, Politics
    • Gillian Johns, Assoc. Professor, English
    • Margaret Kamitsuka, GSFS Director, 2012-14, Assoc. Professor, Religion
    • Greggor Mattson, Asst. Professor, Sociology
    • Patrick O'Connor, Assoc. Professor, Hispanic Studies
    • Renee Romano, Assoc. Professor, History 
    • Natasha Tessone, Asst. Professor, English 
    • Rebecca Whelan, Assoc. Professor, Chemistry
    • Ellen Wurtzel, Asst. Prof., History 

      Affiliate Faculty (13-14):

      GSFS Affiliate Procedures, Rights, and Responsibilities

      • Ann Cooper Albright, Professor, Theatre and Dance
      • Richard Baldoz, Asst. Professor, Sociology (on leave 13-14)
      • Henryatta Ballah, Visiting Asst. Professor, History & African American Studies
      • Laura Baudot, Asst. Professor, English
      • Crystal Biruk, Asst. Professor, Anthropology
      • Pamela Brooks, Assoc. Professor, Africana Studies
      • Ana Cara, Professor, Hispanic Studies
      • Cynthia Chapman, Assoc. Professor, Religion
      • Hsui Chuang Deppman, Assoc. Professor, East Asian Studies (on leave 13-14)
      • Jennifer Emery-Peck, Visiting Asst. Professor, English
      • Maria Paz Esguerra, Visiting Asst. Professor, Comparative American Studies
      • Eric Estes, Dean of Students
      • Meredith Gadsby, Assoc. Professor, Africana Studies
      • Myrna Garcia, Visiting Asst. Professor, Comparative American Studies
      • Evangeline Heiliger, Visiting Asst. Professor, Comparative American Studies
      • Harry Hirsch, Professor, Politics
      • Wendy Hyman, Asst. Professor, English
      • Caroline Jackson-Smith, Professor, Africana Studies
      • Daphne John, Assoc. Professor, Sociology
      • Gillian Johns, Assoc. Professor, English
      • Julie Keller, Visiting Instructor, Sociology
      • Wendy Kozol, Professor, Comparative American Studies
      • Sonia Kruks, Robert S. Danforth Professor, Politics
      • Carol Lasser, Professor, History
      • Shelley Lee, Assoc.. Professor, Comparative American Studies (on leave 13-14)
      • Shulamit Magnus, Assoc. Professor, Jewish Studies
      • Greggor Mattson, Asst. Professor, Sociology
      • Pablo Mitchell, Professor, History and Comparative American Studies
      • Anuradha Needham, Donald R. Longman Professor of English
      • Patrick O'Connor, Assoc. Professor, Hispanic Studies
      • Afia Ofori-Mensa, Visiting Asst. Professor, Comparative American Studies
      • Gina Perez, Assoc. Professor, Comparative American Studies (on leave 13-14)
      • Meredith Raimondo, Assoc. Professor, Comparative American Studies; Assoc. Dean
      • Renee Romano, Assoc. Professor, History 
      • Annemarie Sammartino, Assoc. Professor, History
      • Ann Sherif, Assoc. Professor, East Asian Studies
      • Harrod Suarez, Asst. Professor, English
      • Natasha Tessone, Asst. Professor, English
      • Teresa Swan Tuite, Visiting Assistant Professor, Religion
      • Sarah Waheed, Visiting Asst. Professor, South Asian Studies
      • Rebecca Whelan, Assoc. Professor, Chemistry
      • Rebecca Wollenberg, Visiting Asst. Professor, Religion
      • Ellen Wurtzel, Asst. Professor, History 

        GSFS Committee Members (13-14)

        Assessment

        • Margaret Kamitsuka, Assoc. Professor, Religion
        • Gillian Johns, Assoc. Professor, English

        Curriculum

          • Greggor Mattson, Asst. Professor, Sociology
          • Crystal Biruk, Asst. Professor, Anthropology

            Events

              • Margaret Kamitsuka, Assoc. Professor, Religion
              • Ellen Wurtzel, Asst. Prof., History 

                Majors

                  • Ann Cooper Albright, Professor, Theatre and Dance
                  • Natasha Tessone, Asst. Professor, English

                    Prizes

                      • Patrick O'Connor, Assoc. Professor, Hispanic Studies
                      • Pamela Brooks, Assoc. Professor, African American Studies