People

The GSWS Program and Alice Paul Center have over 100 Core and Affiliated Faculty from more than 20 departments and schools who are national and international leaders in the field of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies.  

Our faculty have won many awards and fellowships including Guggenheim, American Council of Learned Societies, Fulbright, the Institute for Advanced Study, the National Endowment for the Humanities, National Institutes for Health, Social Science Research Council, National Science Foundation, and many others.  

Our faculty offer over fifty courses reflecting the most recent cutting edge research and topics each year, and taken by 1300 to 1500 students annually. 

Deborah A. Thomas

Director, Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies Program at Penn

Director, Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality and Women

deborah.thomas@sas.upenn.edu

3810 Walnut St
Suite 214
215-898-8740

Gwendolyn Beetham

Associate Director, Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies Program

gbeetham@sas.upenn.edu

3810 Walnut Street
Suite 106
Phone: 215-898-8623 

Anne Esacove

Associate Director, Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality and Women

esacove@sas.upenn.edu

3810 Walnut Street
Suite 208
Phone: 215-898-0795

Luz Marin

Program Coordinator, Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies Program

lmarin@sas.upenn.edu

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
3810 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: (215) 898-8740
Fax: (215) 898-1803

Ange-Marie (Hancock) Alfaro

APC Diversity Visiting Scholar

Kirk Fiereck

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality & Women

Monique Perry

Graduate Associate, Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality & Women

moperry@gse.upenn.edu

3810 Walnut Street
Suite 206

Rachel Stonecipher

Graduate Associate, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program

rachelst@upenn.edu

3620 Walnut St
Office 139