Affiliated Faculty

The Gender Studies Affiliated Faculty are appointed by the Director in consultation with the Gender Studies Steering Committee. They are recognized as outstanding scholars in the interdisciplinary field of gender studies. Affiliated Faculty are available to serve as advisors for undergraduate senior theses, undergraduate special studies, or graduate special studies. Undergraduate and graduate students in Gender Studies should consult the following list of Affiliated Faculty when seeking a faculty advisor who specializes in a particular area of research.

Africana Studies


Art, Art History and Design

Biological Sciences
Eck Institute for Global Health

  • Maria Alexandrova

Center for Social Concerns

East Asian Languages and Cultures



Film, Television, Theatre


Gender Studies undergraduate and graduate students may use the information below to consult the Affiliated Faculty and contact them via email. The Gender Studies Program relies upon cross listing from across the university. Therefore, many different members of the faculty will teach in Gender Studies at one time or another. Those listed below are, along with Concurrent Faculty, faculty who teach in Gender Studies on a regular basis.


Irish Language and Literature

  • Amy Mulligan

Institute for Latino Studies

Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Law School


Political Science

Program Liberal Studies

Romance Languages & Literature



University Writing Program