Category: Academic

Upcoming showcase features Michelle McKinley and other Williams Fund Fellows

[ November 7, 2018; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Erb Memorial Union
Crater Lake North

Williams Fund Showcase will share innovations in teaching

from Around the O / October, 26, 2018—Every year, the Williams Fund recognizes faculty members from across campus for their insightful approaches to undergraduate teaching.

An upcoming showcase will feature a panel of Williams Fund fellows and instructional grant recipients who will share insights and […]

Yvonne Braun named associate vice provost for academic affairs

Editor’s Note: Yvonne Braun has served on the CSWS Advisory Board the past two years.
August 20, 2018—Yvonne Braun, head of the UO’s Department of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, has been selected for a half-time position as associate vice provost for academic affairs.
Braun, also an associate professor in the Department of International Studies, will continue […]

Seeking Applications for Postdoctoral Fellow in Law, Gender, and Health, University of Michigan

Postdoctoral Fellow in Law, Gender, and Health 
University of Michigan, Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG)
Application deadline is Monday, September 17, 2018.
            The University of Michigan, Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG), seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship position in Law, Gender, and Health funded by the National Science Foundation (Law and […]

4th Network Gender & STEM Conference, July 31-August 2, 2018

Reimagining Who Does STEM and Why Through Research, Education, and Action
Hosted by the University of Oregon’s College of Education
For information: https://stem2018.uoregon.edu/

Research project on gendered justice among those receiving OVPRI 2018 Incubating Interdisciplinary Initiatives awards

July 16, 2018—Lynn Stephen and Erin Beck, two members of the CSWS Américas Research Interest Group whose research on gender violence in Guatemala and the U.S. is on a yearly basis of support from CSWS, are among those whose research will receive 2018 Incubating Interdisciplinary Initiatives awards from the Office of the Vice President for […]

New Directions in Black Feminist Studies: Mireille Miller-Young

[ October 19, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Friday, Oct. 19, 2018
Gerlinger Lounge, 12 p.m.

Black Feminism, Labor, Sex Work

Mireille Miller-Young, PhD, is associate professor of feminist studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research explores race, gender and sexuality in visual culture and sex industries in the United States. Her book, A Taste for Brown Sugar: Black Women and Pornography (Duke […]