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Women and Gender Studies

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Lisa M. Anderson
Faculty Head, Associate Professor

Anderson's current research interests include the performance of gender; race, gender and sexuality in popular culture; feminist semiotics and phenomenology.

480-965-2356
WILSON 310
Marlon Bailey
Associate Professor

Bailey is currently conducting an ethnographic study of the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on Black gay subjectivity.

Mary Fonow
Professor

Mary Margaret Fonow's research interests include transnational labor activism, women and work in the global economy, and feminist methodology.

480-965-2351
Wilson Hall 114
Stanlie James
Professor
480-965-2845
Fulton Center Ste. 42o
Yasmina Katsulis
Associate Professor

Katsulis is a medical anthropologist who specializes in research on the structural and social context of health disparities, particularly as they relate to sexual behavior among vulnerable populations.

Wilson Hall 323 Mail Code 6403
Sally Kitch
Center Dir & Regents Professor

Sally Kitch is University and Regents' Professor at ASU. Specialties include: feminist theory and epistemology, the historical analysis of gender ideologies, and the gender of sustainability.

480-965-7682
Wilson Hall 110
Karen Leong
Assoc Professor

In Leong's research, teaching, and community engagement, she explores overlapping and mutually reinforcing discourses of gender, race, class, and nation, and advantage and disadvantage in U.S. society.

480-965-6936
West Hall 225
Indulata Prasad
Asst Professor

Prasad's research and scholarship include South Asia, social movements, Dalit studies, oral history, gender and land right.

Kimberly Scott
Professor

Founded by Professor Scott, CGEST is a one-of-a-kind research unit focused on exploring, identifying, and creating innovative scholarship about underrepresented women and girls in STEM.

480-965-5380
EDUC - HIRAM BRADFORD FARMER
Heather Switzer
Assistant Professor

Switzer's interdisciplinary research combines several fields including critical girlhood studies, critical development and globalization studies, transnational feminist theory and feminist methods.

Sujey Vega
Assistant Professor

Vega's research ethnographically explores the every day lived experiences of Latina/os in the U.S. with an emphasis on gender and religion.

480-727-6173
Wilson 303
Michelle McGibbney
Lecturer

McGibbney Vlahoulis teaches various hybrid and full online courses with an emphasis on gender and popular culture.

480-965-2364
Wilson Hall 320
Mako Ward
Instructor

Ward teaches courses on intersectionality, gender and hip-hop, ethnic studies, the African diaspora, justice and women’s social movements.

480-965-8597

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