Core Faculty

  • Elizabeth Marchant

    Chair of Gender Studies and Associate Professor of Gender Studies and Comparative Literature

    Subfield: Latin American Cultural Studies, Comparative Race and Feminisms in the Americas, 19th- and 20th-Century Latin American Literature and Film

    Contact Information

    Email    marchant@gender.ucla.edu
    Office  2222 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Mishuana Goeman

    Vice Chair and Associate Professor, Gender Studies

    Subfield: Native American Literature, 20th Century American Literature, Race and Ethnic Theory

    Contact Information

    Email    goeman@gender.ucla.edu
    Office  2216 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Michelle Erai

    Assistant Professor, Gender Studies

    Subfield: Postcolonial Feminist Theories, Visual Culture, Indigenous Feminisms, Violence, Historiography and the Pacific

    Contact Information

    Email    merai@gender.ucla.edu
    Office  2220 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Aisha Finch

    Associate Professor, Gender Studies and African American Studies

    Subfield: African Diaspora Studies, Black Feminism, Caribbean and Latin American History, Race and Gender in Cuba, Comparative Slavery, Black Cultural Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    akfinch@ucla.edu
    Office  2210 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Sarah Haley

    Assistant Professor, Gender Studies

    Subfield: U.S. Women's and Gender History, African American History 1865-Present, Critical Prison Studies, Social Movements, Labor & Working Class Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    shaley@ucla.edu
    Office  1117 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Grace Hong

    Associate Professor, Gender Studies and Asian American Studies

    Subfield: Women of Color Feminism, Comparative & Relational Race Theory, Cultural Studies, Political Economies of Race, Gender, and Sexuality, Race and Neoliberalism

    Contact Information

    Email    gracehongucla@gmail.com
    Office  3329 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Purnima Mankekar

    Professor, Gender Studies, Asian American Studies and Film, Television, and Digital Media

    Subfield: Feminist Media Studies, Post-9/11Public Cultures, Affect Thoeries, Outsourcing and Information Technology, Transnational Cultural Studies; South Asian America, South Asia

    Contact Information

    Email    mankekar@ucla.edu
    Office  2203 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Kathryn Norberg

    Associate Professor, Gender Studies and History

    Subfield: History of Prostitution, European Women Pre-1800, Material Culture: Fashion and Furniture, Women of the French Court

    Contact Information

    Email    knorberg@ucla.edu
    Office  6265 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Shannon Speed

    Associate Professor, Gender Studies and Anthropology; Director, American Indian Studies Center

    Contact Information

    Email    sspeed@aisc.ucla.edu
    Office  3220A Campbell Hall
    Phone  310-206-9673
  • Sharon Traweek

    Associate Professor, Gender Studies and History

    Contact Information

    Email    traweek@history.ucla.edu
    Office  2214 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • Juliet A. Williams

    Professor, Gender Studies and Associate Dean of Social Sciences

    Subfield: Feminist Political Thought; Feminist Legal Theory; Masculinity Studies; Gender and the Law; Gender and Education Policy; Feminist Cultural Studies; Socio-Legal Research Methods

    Contact Information

    Email    jawilliams@gender.ucla.edu
    Office  2201 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 

Joint Faculty

  • Maylei Blackwell

    Associate Professor, Chicana & Chicano Studies and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    maylei@chavez.ucla.edu
    Office  Bunche 7343
    Phone  (310) 825-3082
  • Lucy Burns

    Associate Professor, Asian American Studies and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    lmburns@ucla.edu
    Office  3336 Rolfe Hall
    Phone  (310) 825-7625
  • Jessica Cattelino

    Associate Professor, Anthropology and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    jesscatt@anthro.ucla.edu
    Office  397 Haines
    Phone  (310) 825-4400
  • Ellen DuBois

    Professor, History and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    edubois@ucla.edu
    Office  6244 Bunche Hall
    Phone  (310) 825-1846
  • Leiba Faier

    Associate Professor, Geography and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    lfaier@geog.ucla.edu
    Office  1255 BUNCHE HALL
    Phone  (310) 825-3525
  • Alicia Gaspar De Alba

    Professor, Chicana & Chicano Studies and Gender Studies and Chair, LGBT Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    agdealba@chavez.ucla.edu
    Office  Bunche 7367
    Phone  (310) 206-3491
  • Gil Hochberg

    Professor of Comparative Literature and Gender Studies; Director of Graduate Studies, Comparative Literature

    Contact Information

    Email    hochberg@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office  Humanities 340
    Phone  (310) 825-3209
  • Douglas Kellner

    Professor, Education and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    kellner@ucla.edu
    Office  3022B Moore Hall
    Phone  (310) 825-0977
  • Rachel Lee

    Associate Professor, English and Gender Studies; Associate Director, Center for the Study of Women

    Contact Information

    Email    rlee@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office  Humanities 234
    Phone  (310) 825-7515
  • Francoise Lionnet

    Professor, French & Francophone Studies and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    flionnet@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office  Royce 212
    Phone  (310) 206-6096
  • Kathleen McHugh

    Professor, English and Gender Studies; Director, Center for the Study of Women

    Contact Information

    Email    mchughla@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office  Humanities 244
    Phone  (310) 825-4173
  • Uri McMillan

    Assistant Professor, English and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    umcmillan@ucla.edu
    Office  Humanities 210
    Phone  (310) 825-4173
  • Safiya Noble

    Assitant Professor, Education and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    
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  • Rafael Perez-Torres

    Professor, English and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    perezt@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office 
    Phone  (310) 825-4438
  • Lucia Re

    Professor, Italian and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    re@humnet.ucla.edu
    Office  354 Royce
    Phone  (310) 794-8907
  • Abigail Saguy

    Professor, Sociology and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    saguy@soc.ucla.edu
    Office 
    Phone  (310) 794-4979
  • James Schultz

    Professor, Germanic Languages and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    jschultz@humnet.ucla.edu
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  • Jenny Sharpe

    Professer, English and Gender Studies

    Subfield: Postcolonial Studies, Caribbean Literatures, Representations of Slave Women, Literary Archives, Gendering of Black Atlantic Cultures

    Contact Information

    Email    sharpe@ucla.edu
    Office  1120 Rolfe Hall
    Phone 
  • David Shorter

    Professor, World Arts & Cultures and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    shorter atsign ucladotedu
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Emeriti

  • Carole Browner

    Distinguished Research Professor, Anthropology and Gender Studies

    Subfield: Gender, reproduction, healthocial impact of decoding the human genome, reproductive politics; Latin America, urban U.S. Subfield: Medical Anthropology

    Contact Information

    Email    browner@ucla.edu
    Office 
    Phone  310-825-4119
  • Sondra Hale

    Research Professor, Anthropology and Gender Studies

    Subfield: Gender; political economy; social movements; postcolonial and cultural studies; nationalism and colonialism; diaspora; aesthetics; Islam/Islamism; Middle East and Africa (mainly Sudan and Eritrea) Subfield: Sociocultural Anthropology

    Contact Information

    Email    sonhale@ucla.edu
    Office  391 Haines
    Phone  310-206-6505
  • Sandra Harding

    Distinguished Research Professor, Education and Gender Studies

    Contact Information

    Email    sharding@gseis.ucla.edu
    Office  Moore Hall 2123
    Phone  (310) 206-0492

Continuing Lecturers

  • Rhonda Hammer

    Continuing Lecturer, Gender Studies

    Subfield: Critical Feminisms; Patriarchal Terrorism; Politics of Representation; Colonization; Globalization; Cultural Studies; Critical Media Literacy; Engaged Pedagogy

    Contact Information

    Email    rhammer@ucla.edu
    Office  1120 Rolfe Hall
    Phone