Gender Studies

Faculty

 

Dr. Sally Barr Ebest

Director: Sally Barr Ebest, Professor, English and Gender Studies. Ph.D., Indiana University.

Sally Barr Ebest is a Professor of English, TA Coordinator for the Center for Teaching & Learning, and Director of the Gender Studies Program. Her teaching and research reflect these various positions. She offers courses in writing theory and pedagogy, teaching as a feminist, and Irish and Irish American women; she also teaches workshops for the Certificate in University Teaching. Her publications include Writing From A to Z (McGraw-Hill), Writing With: Collaborative Teaching, Learning, and Research (SUNY Press), Changing the Way We Teach (SIU Press), Reconciling Catholicism and Feminism (Notre Dame), and Too Smart to be Sentimental: The Writing of Contemporary Irish American Women (Notre Dame). Her most recent manuscript, The Banshees: Irish American Women Writers vs. the War on Feminism, is currently under review.

Nigro work Aug 2010 Program Advisor: Kathleen Nigro, Assistant Teaching Professor, English and Gender Studies. Ph.D., St. Louis University.

Dr. Nigro' s research interests are gender and nature writing and St. Louis women writers. She teaches Women, Gender, and Culture, Feminism and Witchcraft, Women and Nature Writing, and 19th- century Spiritualism.
Jason N. Vasser

Teaching/Office Assistant: Elizabeth Eickmann

Jason assists the director of the Gender Studies academic program and performs grading duties. She also maintains the GS website and newsletter.

 

Affiliate Faculty

Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary program; consequently, we offer courses in nearly every discipline. Students can design their own major or a specialized certificate program reflective of their personal areas of interest.

ANTHROPOLOGY

Sheilah Clarke-Ekong
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., University of California; Los Angeles

Elizabeth B. Eckelkamp
Director of Language Programs, Associate Teaching Professor of Japanese
M.A., Washington University

   
ART AND ART HISTORY Ruth Bohan
Associate Professor of Art History
Ph.D., University of Maryland

Jeanne Zarucchi
Professor of Art History and French
Ph.D., Harvard University
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Steven G. Bailey
Senior Lecturer in Finance
J. D., Southern Illinois University

Malaika Horne
Director, Executive Leadership Institute
Ph.D., St. Louis University

Janet Murray
E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professor in Developing Women Entrepreneurs
Ph.D., University of Missouri - Colombia

   

COMMUNICATION

Charlotte Perry
Senior Lecturer
M. A. Webster University
   
CRIMINOLOGY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Kristin Carbone-Lopez
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

   
ECONOMICS Anne Winkler
Professor of Economics and Public Policy Administration
Ph.D., University of Illinois-Urbana
   
EDUCATION

Judith Cochran
E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professor in Tutorial Education
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Virginia Navarro, Associate Professor of Education
Ph.D., Washington University

   
ENGLISH

Suellyn Duffey
Associate Professor
Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Kathy Gentile
Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., University of Oregon

Colleen McKee
Lecturer
M.F.A., University of Missouri - St. Louis

Lynn Staley
Assistant Teaching Professor of English
Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Nan Sweet
Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Drucilla Mims Wall
Assistant Teaching Professor
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

FOREIGN LANGUAGE
AND LITERATURE

Maria Teresa Balogh
Assistant Teaching Professor
M. A., Southern Illinois University

Margaret Phillips
Associate Teaching Professor in Latin
Ph.D., Saint Louis University
GENDER STUDIES

Monica Swindle
Adjunct Assistant Teaching Professor
M. A., University of Missouri-St. Louis

 

HISTORY

Deborah Cohen
Associate Professor of History
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Minsoo Kang
Assistant Professor of History
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Laura Westhoff
Associate Professor of History
and Education
Ph.D., Washington University

MUSIC

Barbara Harbach
Professor of Music
D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

Diane Touliatos
Professor of Music and Director of the Center for the Humanities
D.M.A., Ohio State University

PHILOSOPHY Berit Brogaard
Professor
Ph.D., SUNY Buffalo
PIERRE LACLEDE
HONOR'S COLLEGE

Kimberly K. Baldus
Associate Teaching Professor
Ph.D., Northwestern

Nancy Gleason
Associate Dean
M. A., University of Missouri - St. Louis

Jill Evans Petzall
Adjunct Professor
M. A., Washington University

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Ruth Iyob
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

Farida Jalalzai
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Buffalo

PSYCHOLOGY

Deana L. Jefferson
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis

Zoë Peterson
Assistant Professor Psychology
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Jayne Stake
Professor Emerita, Psychology
Ph.D., Arizona State University

SOCIAL WORK Lori Curtis
Assistant Teaching Professor of Social Work
M. S.W., Washington University

Margaret Sherraden
Professor of Social Work
Ph.D., Washington University
SUE SHEAR INSTITUTE FOR
WOMEN IN PUBLIC LIFE
Vivian Eveloff
Director
M. A. Washington University


Dayna M. Stock
Manager
M.P.P.A., University of Missouri-St. Louis