1136 Lane Hall
204 S. State Street
Ann Arbor, MI
Phone: 734–764–9537
Fax: 734–764–9533


Current IRWG Programs

The institute supports scholarly activity in areas of current interest to faculty and students across disciplines. The following is a list of currently supported programs:

Does Equality Mean Business? Gender Equity at the Crossroads of Feminism and Finance

Director: Suzanne Bergeron
For information, contact Suzanne Bergeron (sbergero@umich.edu)

Feminist Science Studies

Director: Sari M. van Anders, Psychology; Women's Studies; Programs in Neuroscience, Reproductive Sciences, and Science, Technology & Society.
For information, contact Sari M. van Anders (smva@umich.edu).


Co-facilitators: Lisa Nakamura, American Culture, Screen Arts & Cultures, Women's Studies, University of Michigan; Liz Losh, Director of Academic Programs, Sixth College, University of California, San Diego
For information, visit femtechnet.org or contact Lisa Nakamura (lnakamur@umich.edu).

Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Initiative (LGQRI)

Director: Nadine Hubbs, Women's Studies and Music
Steering Committee: David Halperin, English Language and Literature and Women's Studies; Valerie Traub, English Language and Literature and Women's Studies
For information, contact Nadine Hubbs (nhubbs@umich.edu); 734-647–0781

Lesbian Studies in Queer Times

Director: Valerie Traub, English and Women's Studies

For information, contact Valerie Traub (traubv@umich.edu)

Race, Colonialism, and Sexualities Initiative

Directors: Leela Fernandes, Women's Studies and Political Science
Victor Mendoza, English and Women's Studies

For information, contact Leela Fernandes (leelaf@umich.edu) or Victor Mendoza (vmendoza@umich.edu)

Reproductive Justice

Directors: Ed Goldman and Alexandra Minna Stern
Co-Directors: Lisa Harris and Tim Johnson
For information, contact Alexandra Stern (amstern@med.umich.edu)