Affiliated Faculty

The women’s and gender studies program relies on the talents of faculty from diverse disciplines in order to provide classes and maintain the program. Faculty affiliated with the program offer courses regularly in their special fields. In addition, the Women’s and Gender studies program is run by a faculty senate committee and an advisory committee who volunteer to provide their time to administer the program.


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Sara C. Hare Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology

Crestview Hall 008
Phone: (812) 941-2161

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Bernadette Jessie Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice
Coordinator of Criminology & Criminal Justice Program

Crestview Hall 125
Phone: (812) 941-2098

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Meghan Kahn Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Co-Coordinator Psychology Program

Crestview Hall 011
Phone: (812) 941-2174

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Kelly A. Ryan Ph.D.

Dean, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor of History

Crestview Hall 140A
Phone: (812) 941-2391

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Leigh Viner Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Knobview Hall 200G
Phone: (812) 941-2109

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Sara M. Walsh Ph.D.

Director, Master of Interdisciplinary Studies Program
Associate Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Crestview Hall 123
Phone: (812) 941-2296

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Rhonda Wrzenski Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science
Pre-Law Advisor

Crestview Hall 005
Phone: (812) 941-2023

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