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Welcome to the Department of Gender & Women's Studies

Who We Are

We are one of the oldest and most respected departments of Gender and Women’s Studies in the country. We are home to a vibrant and diverse community of faculty, staff, visiting scholars, undergraduate, MA students and others passionate about gender and women’s studies. More…

GWS Invites Applications for New Assistant Professor Positions

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies is seeking assistant professor applications in Reproductive Equity, Middle East Studies and North Africa (with the Middle East Studies Program), Asian American Studies (with the Asian American Studies Program) and Chican@ and Latin@ Studies (jointly with the Chican@ and Latin@ Studies Program). The hires are part of the university’s cluster hiring initiative aimed at fostering collaborative research by creating new interdisciplinary areas of knowledge.

CRGW eBulletin

Check out the events and other opportunities listed in the Center for Research on Gender and Women eBulletin. Published weekly, this document lists talks, events, conferences, jobs, and other opportunities of interest to students, faculty, staff, and community members. To sign up for the weekly email, or have something included, contact crgw@letsci.wisc.edu. You can also view it online.

News & Events

Tue 28

Tour: Gender and Sexuality Campus Center

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue 28

GWS Fall Welcome Party

August 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tue 28

MA Orientation

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue 28

GWS Employee Orientation

August 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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