Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies | Explore the Changing Roles of Gender
University of Pittsburgh

About the Program

The University of Pittsburgh Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program is committed to promoting feminist and LGBTQIA activism, pedagogy, and scholarship that engage with the larger local, national, and global communities. Program offerings provide opportunities for students and faculty to explore the historical development, cultural variations, and changing representations of gender and sexuality as they organize identities, interactions, and institutions and intersect in complex ways with sex, race, class, ethnicity, ability, age, religion, and nation. Learn More >

Events

Wed
Nov
29
Read-and-Talk Session featuring J.R. Latham’s article, “(Re)making sex: A praxiography of the gender clinic” Learn More >
Thu
Nov
30
Lecture: "Angry Subjects: In/Civility, Christian Nationalism, and the Paranoid Position in an Age of Trump" Learn More >
Fri
Dec
01
Workshop on “What’s Wrong with Tolerance?” from Love the Sin: Sexual Regulation and the Limits of Religious Tolerance Learn More >
Fri
Dec
08
SC Meeting: Discussion of search for next director Learn More >
Fri
Dec
08
Faculty and Grad Reading Group: Stacy Alaimo Learn More >
Tue
Jan
16
Lecture: “Feminist Posthumanism and Life in the Abyss” Learn More >
 

News

“Gender and Science” Lecturer Job Opening in GSWS

The Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies (GSWS) Program at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a non-tenure-steam lecturer position in the area of gender and science.

Pending budgetary approval, the position will begin in fall 2018 with an initial three-year contract, with the possibility of obtaining renewable three-year contracts after satisfactory performance reviews.

Iris Marion Young Award Nominations Open through October 6

Nominations for this year's Iris Marion Young Awards (Staff, Faculty, Graduate, and Undergraduate) are welcome through October 6.  View the Call for Nominations here.

Spring term '17 graduate seminars:

GSWS2252: Theories of Gender & Sexuality, Prof. Nancy Glazener, Wed. 2:30-5:00

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