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The Program for the Study of Women and Gender attracts faculty from a variety of departments at Smith. Our professors share a desire to teach interdisciplinary courses rich in diversity, courses that might be considered too radical for traditional majors and courses that empower Smith students to think in new and exciting ways.

Elisabeth Armstrong
Professor and Director
Study of Women and Gender

Darcy Buerkle
Associate Professor of History

Carrie Baker
Associate Professor
Study of Women and Gender

Payal Banerjee
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Ginetta Candelario
Associate Professor of Sociology

Paula Giddings
Elizabeth A. Woodson Professor of Afro-American Studies and Senior Editor, Meridians

Ambreen Hai
Professor of English Language and Literature

Susannah Howe
Senior Lecturer, Engineering



Alexandra Keller
Professor Film Studies

Daphne Lamothe
Associate Professor of Afro-American Studies

Gary Lehring
Associate Professor of Government

Mehammed Mack
Assistant Professor, French Studies

Naomi Miller
Professor of English Language and Literature

Cornelia Pearsall
Professor of English Language and Literature

Elizabeth Pryor
Assistant Professor, History

Kevin Quashie
Professor of African American Studies

Bozena Welborne
Assistant Professor of Government