Category: Academic

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 […]

Conversation & mixer with Ginetta Candelario, editor of the feminist journal Meridians

[ October 19, 2018; 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Jane Grant Room
330 Hendricks Hall
University of Oregon

Join us for a conversation and mixer with Ginetta Candelario, editor of the feminist journal Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism. Open to all students and faculty.

About Meridians: Meridians, an interdisciplinary feminist journal, provides a forum for the finest scholarship and creative work by and about women of color in U.S. […]

Welcome Reception for New Women Faculty on October 9

[ October 9, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Gerlinger Lounge
1468 University St.

The Center for the Study of Women in Society and the Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs invite you to a reception to welcome new women faculty to campus.

New and current faculty at the University of Oregon are invited to attend this event to welcome new women faculty to campus, which […]

Patricia Matthew, “Written/Unwritten: On the Promise and Limits of Diversity and Inclusion”

[ October 17, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] EMU 230 | Swindells
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th St.

Faculty, administrators, and graduate students have an opportunity to explore issues of faculty diversity with Patricia Matthew, the editor of Written/Unwritten: Diversity and the Hidden Truths of Tenure (University of North Carolina Press, 2016) at 3:30 pm Wednesday, Oct. 17, in EMU 230, the Swindells room. Her lecture is titled […]

Travel Grants for Graduate Students: Nov. 30 deadline

[ November 30, 2018; 5:00 pm; ] Travel Grants

Deadline: November 30, 2018. These small grants (up to $300) are being offered for UO graduate students only, for travel expenses to be incurred during Academic Year 2018-19 (by June 30, 2019). These grants provide partial support for travel to present papers that relate to women and gender at a conference, or for […]

Three CSWS faculty affiliates win Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards

June 19, 2018—Three CSWS faculty affiliates are among the 15 UO faculty members selected for the prestigious Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards for 2018-19, which were announced this week by UO Provost Jayanth Banavar.
The three scholars are:

Judith Eisen, professor, biology
Ernesto Martinez, associate professor, ethnic studies
Rocio Zambrana, associate professor, philosophy

Ernesto Martinez is a current member of […]