Highlights from our DEWGS Alumni

Luibheid, Eithne  (Ethnic Studies, 1998)
Associate ProfessorGender and Women's Studies
University of Arizona


Author of the following books:
  • Entry Denied: Controlling Sexuality at the Border. University of Minnesota Press, 2002
  • Co-editor Queer Migrations: Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings. University of Minnesota Press, 2005.
Parrenas, Rhacel  (Ethnic Studies, 1998)
Professor; Chair,  Sociology
University of Southern California


Author of the following books:
  • Illicit Flirtations: Labor, Migration and Sex Trafficking in Tokyo. Stanford University Press, 2011.
  • Co-Editor with Eileen Boris. Intimate Labors: Cultures, Technologies and the Politics of Care. Stanford University Press, 2010.
  • The Force of Domesticity: Filipina Migrants and Globalization. New York University Press, 2008.
  • Co-edited with Lok Siu. Asian Diasporas: New Conceptions, New Formations. Stanford University Press, 2007.
  • Children of Global Migration: Transnational Families and Gendered Woes. Stanford University Press, 2005.
  • Servants of Globalization: Women, Migration and Domestic Work. Stanford University Press, 2001.
Belausteguigoitia Ruiz, Marisa  (Ethnic Studies, 1999)
DirectorPUEG University Program of Gender Studies
Programa Universitario de Estudios de Género


Author of the following books:
  • With Martha Leñero. Fronteras y cruces. UNAM, 2005.
Chavez, Vivian  (Public Health, 1999)
Associate ProfessorDepartment of Languages and Literatures of Europe
San Francisco State University


Author of the following books:
  • Co-author of: Prevention Is Primary: Strategies for Community Well Being. Jossey-Bass, 2010.
  • Drop That Knowledge: Youth Radio Stories. University of California Press, 2010.
McBride, Keally  (Political Science, 1999)
Visiting ScholarRhetoric, UCB
Associate Professor, Politics
University of San Francisco


Author of the following books:
  • Co-author of: Political Theories of Decolonization: Postcolonialism and the Problem of Foundations. Oxford            University Press, 2011.
  • Collective Dreams: Political Imagination and Community. Pennsylvania State University Press, 2006
  • Punishment and Political Order. University of Michigan Press, 2007.
Puar, Jasbir  (Ethnic Studies, 1999)
Assistant ProfessorWomen's Studies
Rutgers University


Author of the following books:
  • Terrorist Assemblages : Homonationalism in Queer Times. Duke University Press, 2007.
Zamperini, Paola  (Chinese, 1999)
Chair; Associate ProfessorAsian Languages and Civilizations; Faculty, Women and Gender Studies
Amherst College


Author of the following books:
  • Lost Bodies. Prostitution and Masculinity in late Qing Fiction, E. J. Brill. Leiden, 2010.
Abrams, Laura  (Social Welfare, 2000)
Associate Professor; Doctoral Program ChairSchool of Public Affairs
University of California, Los Angeles


Author of the following books:
  • Co-author of: Compassionate Confinement: A Year in the Life of Unit C. Rutgers University Press, 2012. (forthcoming)
Ramirez, Catherine  (Ethnic Studies, 2000)
Associate ProfessorLatin American and Latino Studies
University of California, Santa Cruz


Author of the following books:
  • The Woman in the Zoot Suit: Gender, Nationalism, and the Cultural Politics of Memory. Duke University Press, 2009.
Sewell, Jessica  (Architecture, 2000)
Associate ProfessorArchitecture
Acting Head, Department of Urban Planning and Design
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University


Author of the following books:
  • Women and the Everyday City: Public Space in San Francisco, 1890-1915. University of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Shackford-Bradley, Julie  (South and Southeast Asian Studies, 2000)
LecturerInternational and Area Studies Teaching Program
University of California, Berkeley
Streeter, Caroline  (Ethnic Studies, 2000)
Associate ProfessorEnglish; African and African American Studies
University of California, Los Angeles
Curran, Laura  (Social Welfare, 2001)
Associate ProfessorSocial Work
Rutgers University
Karagoz, Claudia  (Italian Studies, 2001)
Assistant ProfessorItalian
Saint Louis University
Pahl, Katrin  (Rhetoric, 2001)
Associate Professor, German and Romance Language and Literature; Director, Graduate Studies; Co-Director, Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality
John Hopkins University

Author of the following books:
  • Tropes of Transport: Hegel and Emotion. Northwestern University Press, 2012.
Ramirez, Horacio  (Ethnic Studies, 2001)
Associate ProfessorChicana and Chicano Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara


Author of the following books:
  • Queer Latino San Francisco: An Oral History, 1960s-1990s. Palgrave/McMillan, 2012.
Schmidt, Robert  (Anthropology, 2001)

Author of the following books:
  • Co-editor with Barbara Voss. Archaeologies of Sexuality. Routledge, 2000.
Voss, Barbara  (Anthropology, 2002)
Associate ProfessorAnthropology
Stanford University


Author of the following books:
  • Co-editor: The Archaeology of Colonialism: Intimate Encounters and Sexual Effects. Cambridge University Press, 2012.
  • The Archaeology of Ethnogenesis: Race and Sexuality in Colonial San Francisco. University of California Press, 2008
  • Co-editor with Robert Schmidt. Archaeologies of Sexuality. Routledge, 2000.
Fernandes, Martine  (French, 2002)
Associate ProfessorWorld Languages
University of South Florida, St. Petersburg


Author of the following books:
  • Les écrivaines francophones en liberté: Farida Belghoul, Maryse Condé, Assia Djebar, Calixthe Beyala. Hybridité identitaire et métaphores cognitives. L'Hamattan, 2007.
Ghodsee, Kristen  (Social and Cultural Studies, 2002)
Associate Professor; Program DirectorGender and Women's Studies
Bowdoin College


Author of the following books:
  • Lost in Transition: Ethnographies of Everyday Life after Communism. Duke University Press, 2011.
  • The Red Riviera: Gender, Tourism, and Postsocialism on the Black Sea. Duke University Press, 2005.
  • Lives in Eastern Europe: Gender, Ethnicity, and the Transformation of Islam in Postsocialist Bulgaria. Princeton University Press, 2009.
  • Coauthor of Professor Mommy: Finding Work-Family Balance in Academia. Rowman and Littlefield, 2011.
Harkins, Gillian  (English, 2002)
Associate Professor; Director of Undergraduate ProgramsEnglish
University of Washington


Author of the following books:
  • Everybody's Family Romance: Reading Incest in Neoliberal America. University of Minnesota Press, 2009.
Martin, Tania  (History of Architecture, 2002)
Professor,  School of Architecture
Universite Laval
Sandell, Jillian  (English, 2002)
Associate Professor; Department ChairWomen and Gender Studies
San Francisco State University
Spencer, Suzette  (African Diaspora Studies, 2002)
Independent Scholar
Daubenmier, Jennifer  (Psychology, 2002)
Assistant ProfessorOsher Center for Integrative Medicine, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Pincus, Matthew  (Classics, 2003)
Associate (Lawyer)
Debevoise & Plimpton
Anantharam, Anita  (South and Southeast Asian Studies, 2003)
Assistant Professor; Graduate CoordinatorCenter for Women Studies and Gender Research
University of Florida


Author of the following books:
  • Bodies That Remember: Women's Indigenous Knowledge and Cosmopolitanism in South Asian Poetry. Syracuse University Press, 2011.
Clark, Bonnie  (Anthropology, 2003)
Associate Professor; Curator of ArchaeologyAnthropology
University of Denver


Author of the following books:
  • On the Edge of Purgatory: An Archaeology of Place in Hispanic Colorado. University of Nebraska Press, 2012.
Dolhinow, Rebecca  (Geography, 2003)
Associate Professor; Chair,  Women and Gender Studies
California State, Fullerton


Author of the following books:
  • A Jumble of Needs: Women's Activism and Neoliberalism in the Colonias of the Southwest. University of Minnesota Press, 2010.
Kirkland, Anna  (Juriprudence and Social Policy Program, 2003)
Associate ProfessorWomen's Studies, Director of Undergraduate Studies; Political Science
University of Michigan


Author of the following books:
  • Fat Rights: Dilemmas of Difference and Personhood. NYU Press, 2008.
Lara, Irene  (Ethnic Studies, 2003)
Associate ProfessorWomen's Studies
San Diego State University
Partridge, Damani  (Anthropology, 2003)
Associate ProfessorAnthropology and Department of Afro American and African Studies
University of Michigan


Author of the following books:
  • Hypersexuality and Headscarves: Race, Sex, and Citizenship in the New Germany. Indiana University Press, 2012.
Sokolsky, Anna  (East Asian Languages & Cultures, 2003)
Assistant Professor; Department ChairHumanities-Classics
Ohio Wesleyan University
Wong, Edlie  (English, 2003)
Associate ProfessorEnglish
University of Maryland


Author of the following books:
  • Neither Fugitive nor Free: Atlantic Slavery, Freedom Suits, and the Legal Culture of Travel. NYU Press, 2009.
Chen, Mel  (Linguistics, 2004)
Associate ProfessorGender and Women's Studies
University of California, Berkeley


Author of the following books:
  • Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect. Duke University Press, 2012. (forthcoming)
Chong, Sylvia  (Rhetoric, 2004)
Associate Professor,  Department of English
University of Virginia

Author of the following books:
  • The Oriental Obscene: Violence and Racial Fantasies in the Vietnam Era. Duke University Press, 2011.
Gonzalez, Vernadette  (Ethnic Studies, 2004)
Assistant Professor; Undergraduate ChairAmerican Studies
University of Hawaii
Moles, Eulalia  (Ethnic Studies, 2004)
University of California, Los Angeles
Nguyen, Mimi  (Ethnic Studies, 2004)
Assistant ProfessorGender and Women Studies
University of Illinois


Author of the following books:
  • Co-edited with Thuy Linh Nguyen Tu. Alien Encounters: Popular Culture in Asian America. Duke University Press, 2007.
Nijhawan, Shobna  (South and Southeast Asian Studies, 2004)
Assistant ProfessorLanguages, Literatures and Linguistics
York University


Author of the following books:
  • Women and Girls in the Hindi Public Sphere: Periodical Literature in Colonial North India. Oxford University Press, 2012.
  • Nationalism in the Vernacular. Hindi, Urdu, and the Literature of Indian Freedom. New Delhi: Permanent Black, 2010.
Anderson, Patrick  (Performance Studies, 2005)
Associate ProfessorCommunication; Ethnic Studies
University of California, San Diego


Author of the following books:
  • Editor. Violence Performed: Local Roots and Global Routes of Conflict. Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
  • So Much Wasted: Hunger, Performance, and the Morbidity of Resistance. DU Press, 2010.
Bailey, Marlon M.  (African American Studies, 2005)
Associate ProfessorGender Studies and American StudiesIndiana University, Bloomington
Adjunct Associate Professor, Theatre and Drama
Indiana University, Bloomington


Author of the following books:
  • Butch Queens up in Pumps: Gender, Performance and Ballroom Culture in Detroit. The University of Michigan Press, 2012.
Burris, Catherine  (TDPS, 2005)
Assistant ProfessorPerforming Arts
Cal State University, Channel Islands
Chin, Tamara  (Comparative Literature, 2005)
Assistant ProfessorComparative Literature
University of Chicago
Richardson, Matt   (African Diaspora Studies, 2005)
Assistant ProfessorEnglish; African and African Diaspora Studies
University of Texas


Author of the following books:
  • Editor/Afterword with Cherri Muhanji. HER: A Novel. 2nd Edition. Aunt Lute Press, 2006.
Hodzic, Saida  (Medical Anthropology, 2006)
Assistant ProfessorAnthropology; Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Cornell University
Littauer, Amanda  (History, 2006)
Assistant ProfessorHistory; Women's Studies
Northern Illinois University
Ramberg, Lucinda  (Medical Anthropology, 2006)
Assistant ProfessorAnthropology; Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Cornell University
Romesburg, Don  (History, 2006)
Associate ProfessorWomen's and Gender Studies
Sonoma State University
Yoshii, June  (English, 2006)
Curriculum Development and CommunicationsComputer Software
IBM
 
Towghi, Fouzieyha  (Medical Anthropology, 2007)
Post Doctoral ResearcherSocial and Cultural Anthropology
University of Zurich
Avishai-Bentovim, Orit  (Sociology, 2007)
Assistant ProfessorSociology; Anthropology
Fordham University
Cespedes, Karina  (Ethnic Studies, 2007)
Assistant ProfessorEthnic Studies
Colorado State University
Stuart, Barbara  (Psychology, 2007)
PsychologistPsychiatry
University of California, San Francisco


Author of the following books:
  • Pocket Guide to Culturally Sensitive Health Care. F.A. Davis Company, 2011.
Shahrokhi, Sholeh  (Anthropology, 2008)
Assistant ProfessorAnthropology
Butler University
Billone Prieur, Nina  (TDPS, 2010)
Assistant ProfessorTheater Studies
Duke University
Cruz, Ariane Renee  (African Diaspora Studies, 2010)
Assistant ProfessorWomen's Studies
Pennsylvania State University
Fisek, Emine  (TDPS, 2010)
Mellon Post Doctoral FellowGerman and Romance Languages and Literatures
John Hopkins University
Rafferty, Kelly Anne  (TDPS, 2010)
Assistant ProfessorPerformance Studies
Arizona State University
Dungan, Beth  (Art History)
Adjunct ProfessorDesign
California College of the Arts
Ferreira, Rocio  (Hispanic Languages & Literature)
Assistant ProfessorModern Languages
DePaul University
Jay, Meg  (Psychology)
Assistant Clinical ProfessorPsychology
University of Virginia


Author of the following books:
  • The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter--And How to Make the Most of Them Now. Twelve, 2012.
McCready, Lance  (Education, Social, and Cultural Studies)
Faculty; Department CoordinatorCurriculum, Teaching and Learning
University of Toronto


Author of the following books:
  • Making Space for Diverse Masculinities. Peter Lang Publishing, 2010.
Sowerwine, Jennifer  (ESPM)
Post Doctoral ResearcherEnvironmental Science, Policy, and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Moeller, Kathryn  (School of Education)
Assistant ProfessorEducational Policy Studies
University of Wisconsin, Madison

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