Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Faculty & Staff

Judith Bishop
Associate Professor of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Vera Long 128, 510.430.3249, jbishop@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Women in world religions; theoretical approaches to gender, body, and sexuality; religion in public discourse

Priya Kandaswamy
Alice Andrews Quigley Professor
Associate Professor of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Co-Chair of Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Vera Long 132, 510.430.3106, pkandaswamy@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Feminist and queer theory; race, gender, and US welfare politics; women of color in the US; theories of race and sexuality; sexuality and citizenship; geographies of race, gender, and sexuality

Brinda Mehta
Professor of French and Francophone Studies
Germaine Thompson Professorship in French Studies
Program Head of French and Francophone Studies
Mills Hall Room 326, 510.430.2212, mehta@mills.edu
Professional Interests: Nineteenth-century French literature, psychoanalysis and feminist critical theories, Caribbean and African francophone literatures

Visiting Scholars

Samar Habib
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Vera Long 130, shabib@mills.edu
Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00-2:30 and by appointment
Professional Interests: Islam and women; female homosexuality in the Middle East; spirituality; gender and sexual minority activism and counter cultures in contemporaneous geographical contexts

Staff

Nikole Wilson-Ripsom
Faculty Administrative Assistant
Mills Hall 340, nwilsonripsom@mills.edu

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Last Updated: 3/15/18