Core Faculty

Permanent Core Faculty:

Dr. Wanda Balzano (Chair)
Associate Professor
Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Tribble Hall A105 (A114)
(336) 758-4455
balzanow@wfu.edu

Dr. Shannon Gilreath
Professor
Law and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Worrell Hall 3324
(336) 758-6114
gilreasd@wfu.edu

Dr. Kristina Gupta
Assistant Professor
Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Tribble Hall A105 (A115)
(336) 758-5621
guptaka@wfu.edu

Rotating Core Faculty:

Dr. Mary Dalton
Professor
Department of Communication
027 Carswell Hall
(336) 758-6120
dalton@wfu.edu

Dr. Catherine Harnois
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
222 Carswell Hall
(336) 758-7283
harnoice@wfu.edu

Dr. Melissa Jenkins
Associate Professor
Department of English
C112 Tribble Hall
(336) 758-3919
jenkinms@wfu.edu

Dr. David Phillips
Associate Professor
Interdisciplinary Humanities
ZSR Library 301
(336) 758-4951
phillidp@wfu.edu

Dr. Tanisha Ramachandran
Associate Teaching Professor
Department for the Study of Religions
Wingate 307
(336) 758-6096
ramacht@wfu.edu

Dr. Jarrod Whitaker
Associate Professor
Department for the Study of Religions
Wingate 311
(336) 758-4162
whitakjl@wfu.edu

Additional Faculty:

Dr. Angela Mazaris
Director of Wake Forest University LGBTQ Center and Part Time Assistant Teaching Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Benson 218
(336) 758-4665
mazarise@wfu.edu

Dr. Paige Meltzer
Director of the Wake Forest University Women’s Center and Part-Time Affiliated Lecturer in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Benson 314
(336) 758-4053
meltzepl@wfu.edu

Visiting Assistant Professors:

Dr. Angela Kocze
Tribble A105 (A113)
(336) 758-2027
koczea@wfu.edu

Dr. Elizabeth A. Way
Tribble A105 (A122)
(336) 758-3758
wayea@wfu.edu

Previous Core Faculty:

Dr. Sally Barbour
Professor
Department of Romance Languages

Dr. Bernadine Barnes
Professor
Department of Art

Dr. Anne Boyle
Professor
Department of English

Dr. Michaelle Browers
Professor
Department of Politics and International Affairs

Faculty Emeritus:

Dr. Mary DeShazer
Professor Emeritus of English and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies (2014)
Read a tribute to Dr. DeShazer from one of her former students