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Sexuality Studies

Amherst College

Michele Barale 

Gender and lesbian studies

Manuela Picq Indigenous politics and sexuality in world politics and Latin America
Khary Polk Black Sexualities
Sahar Sadjadi The intersection of science and technology, gender and sexuality and childhood studies






Hampshire College

Margaret Cerullo 

Feminist theory; queer theory; sociology of culture; social movements

Stephen Dillon 

Queer studies, race and white supremacy, critical prison studies, transgender studies, American studies, critical theory, and feminist studies

Jutta Sperling

Queer lactation imagery

Mount Holyoke College

Christian Gundermann 

Queer theory

Jacquelyne Luce Feminist health politics, reproductive and genetic technologies, transnational medical mobilities, and feminist technoscience governance 

Smith College

Suzanne Zhang Gottschang

Women, health, globalization, and socio-economic change in mainland China 

Elizabeth Armstrong 

Women's activism; transnational feminism; NGOs

Carrie Baker 

Gender and law; sexual harassment; sex trafficking

Darcy Buerkle 

Modern European women's and gender history with an emphasis on German and German Jewish women's intellectual and cultural history 

Gary Lehring 

Politics, gender and sexuality; gay and lesbian politics; queer theory

Cornelia Pearsall 

Victorian sexualities

Marilyn Schuster 

Contemporary women's fiction in French and English; feminist theory; women and sexuality, queer theory


M.V. Lee Badgett 

Economics of race and gender; sexual orientation discrimination in labor markets

John Bickford
Psychology and Brain Sciences

Sexual identity and development, definition and measurement of secual orientation

Barbara Cruikshank
Political Science

Politics of sex and sexuality

Janice Irvine 

History and sociology of sexuality; lesbian and gay studies; sociology of gender; the New Right

Kirsten Leng
Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies

History of gender and sexuality; history of sexual science; history of feminism; Modern European history; feminist theory; sexuality studies 

Stephen Miller
Japanese Languages and Literature

Classical Japanese poetry and prose, medieval waka, Japanese Buddhism, translation, and gay/queer studies

Svati Shah
Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies

Political economy of migration, sex work, development, and urbanization in South Asia and South Asian diaspora

Angie Willey
Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies

Feminist science studies; history of race, gender, and sexuality in science; cultural studies; sexuality; monogamy