Faculty & Staff

The Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies has two full-time faculty members at its core. In addition, more than 30 faculty members from other departments, divisions, and programs participate by offering courses, serving on the Steering Committee, advising students, supervising honors projects and internships.

WGSS Core Faculty

  • Lin Aanonsen Lin Aanonsen
    O.T. Walter Professor, Biology and Chair, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    Neurobiology, pharmacology, and human physiology

  • Corie Hammers Corie Hammers
    Assistant Professor, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    Works on race, sex, work and nation in the global economy, feminist/queer theories and methodologies, and LGBT studies

  • Sonita Sarker Sonita Sarker
    Professor Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and English
    Feminist and literary theories; cultural studies of globalization as it intersects with nationalism, democracy, and imperialism; "minoritized" literatures, with a transnational comparative basis in Western Europe and Asia.


WGSS Cross-Listing Faculty

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