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Department of Women’s and Gender Studies

Affiliate Faculty

The Department of Women's and Gender Studies is proud to have partnerships with faculty across the University of South Carolina campus. WGST affiliate faculty help contribute to the interdisciplinary nature of the Department of Women's and Gender Studies.

Potential affiliate faculty members can apply for association with the USC Department of Women's and Gender Studies by completing the WGST Affiliate Application Document [doc]. Submit the document with your CV and syllabi (if applicable) to WGST Interim Chair Dr. Stephanie Mitchem (

Learn more about the current affiliate faculty contributing to the Department of Women's and Gender Studies :

Faculty Member Name Email address Home Department
Boyd, Sally Faculty Emerita English Language and Literature
Boyle, Kait Criminology and Criminal Justice
Cohen, Debra Rae English Language and Literature
Cooper, Mark Film and Media Studies
Cornet, Florencia V. TRIO
Courtney, Susan English & Film and Media Studies
Crocker, Holly A. English Language and Literature
Feldman, Paula R. English Language and Literature
Felleman, Susan Art History & Film and Media Studies
Fernandes, Pearl Biology (USC-Sumter)
Forter, Greg English Language and Literature
Friedman, Daniela B. Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior
Garane, Jeanne French & Comparative Literature
Hammond, Lisa English (USC-Lancaster) & Office of the Provost
Harrison, Carol History
Ingram, Lucy Arnold School of Public Health
Ivashkevich, Olga Art Education
Ivory, Yvonne German & Comparative Literature
Jenkins, J. Daniel Music Theory
Keyser, Catherine English Language and Literature
Kissel, Laura Media Arts
Koons-Witt, Barbara Criminology and Criminal Justice
Linthicum, Nancy S. Arabic Studies
Powell, Tara English Language and Literature
 Augustine, Jennifer Sociology
Schramm-Pate, Susan Education
Sixta-Rinehart, Christine Political Science (USC-Union)
Shah, Payal Educational Studies
Wilcox, Sara Exercise Science
Wong, Jaclyn Sociology
Van Fleit, Krista Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Schoeman, F. K. English Language and Literature
Martin, Lisa School of Law
Carrico, Alexandria  Music History
Williams, Sarah Music History
Johnson-Feelings, Dianne English Language and Literature
Connors, Elizabeth Political Science
Grob, Kristina Philosophy, (USC-Sumter)
Woertendyke, Gretchen English Language and Literature
Cook, Daniella Ann Instruction and Teacher Education
Kwon, Hyunji Art Education
Rogers, Sarah Criminology and Criminal Justice
Billings, Deborah Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior & Institute for Families in Society (IFS faculty profile page)
Viswanath, Tharini English Language and Literature
Langley, April African American Studies & English Language and Literature
Chahardovali, Tarlan Sport and Entertainment Management
Heo, Na Sil History
Waheed, Sarah History
Mueller, Agnes Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Milling, Stephanie Theatre and Dance
Broussard, Kathleen Sociology
Elliott, Julia Women's and Gender Studies and English (Palmetto)
Thompson, Chas Educational Leadership and Policies
Yolmo, Nima Anthropology
Collins, Alyssa African American Studies & English Language and Literature
Nickel, Mary Philosophy


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