Faculty and Staff

Steering Committee

Colby Gordon

Assistant Professor of Literatures in English
Areas of Focus
Shakespeare, Renaissance literature, trans studies, queer theory, law and literature, religion and literature.
Phone 610-526-5413
Location English House 210
Colby Gordon headshot

Anita Kurimay

Associate Professor of History and Director of Gender and Sexuality Studies
Areas of Focus
Modern European history; women's and gender history; history of sexuality; conservativism and the politics of the far right; history of h...
Phone 610-526-5040
Location Old Library 205
Anita Kurimay headshot

Paul Joseph López Oro

Assistant Professor and Director of Africana Studies
Areas of Focus
Black Latin American/U.S. Black Latinx social movements, Black Queer Feminisms, Black Queer Diaspora Studies, Maroon geographies of Centr...
Phone 610-526-5544
Location Old Library 213
Paul Joseph López Oro headshot

Rachel Speer

Assistant Professor of Social Work and Social Research
Areas of Focus
Mental health and Trauma, Parenting and Intergenerational Transmission of Risk, LGBTQ, Communities of Color, Intersectionality
Phone 610-520-2621
Location Social Work 217
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Pat Healy

Administrative Support Staff



Contact Us

Gender and Sexuality Studies

Anita Kurimay
Director of Gender and Sexuality
Associate Professor of History
Old Library 205
Phone: 610-526-5040

Kathryne Corbin
Haverford Coordinator
Senior Lecturer of French and Francophone Studies; Coordinator of Gender and Sexuality Studies