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Women’s and Gender Studies Program

Our People

Learn more about the faculty and staff of the Women's and Gender Studies Program or contact us at our directory.

Core Faculty 


 Administrative Faculty


Teaching Faculty  


Administrative Support Staff

  • Rebecca Dobson

    Rebecca Dobson, Administrative Assistant (

    Faculty travel authorizations and reimbursements, website and social media posts and updates, newsletters and promotional materials creation, work-study student management, Close-Hipp office suite management, supplies and equipment purchasing, faculty professional development and awards payments and reimbursements,  minutes and agenda for WGST meetings, and coordination of WGST programming and events (including travel, catering, honoraria, and room booking/scheduling and processing)

  • Jen Melancon

    Jennifer Melancon, Program Coordinator (

    WGST HR Contact; FAC, TFAC, and GA hiring; GA tuition abatements and stipends; listserv management; student award processing; and course scheduling, descriptions, website/social media postings, climate evaluations, overrides, and STC and independent study forms



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