Core Faculty

  • Leah M Adams

    Leah M Adams

    Assistant Professor

    HIV risk & prevention among high-risk groups; Psychosocial aspects of chronic disease and traumatic injury management

  • Anu Aneja

    Anu Aneja

    Director

    Associate Professor

    transnational feminist theory and aesthetics; contemporary French, francophone and Indian literatures; feminist perspectives on mothering; and feminist pedagogy

  • David Powers Corwin

    David Powers Corwin

    Associate Director

    Instructor

    LGBTQ Studies, feminist and queer theory, television studies, friendship studies and rhetoric, critical trauma studies and rhetoric, ecofeminism/ Appalachia

  • Yevette Richards Jordan

    Yevette Richards Jordan

    Associate Professor

    African American history, women's history, history of lynching, labor history, Pan-Africanism

  • Rachel Ann Lewis

    Rachel Ann Lewis

    Associate Professor

    transnational sexualities; race and immigration; human rights; feminist and queer theory; media and cultural studies; disability studies

  • Akila Ka Ma'at PHD, CDIL, CCPHC

    Akila Ka Ma'at PHD, CDIL, CCPHC

    Assistant Professor

    Critical Health Communication, Black Health, Community Participatory Engagement, Chronic Disease, Clinical Outcomes, Health Disparities & Inequities, Social Determinants, Structural Racism, Psychosocial Factors, Digital Health, Health Information Seeking, Intervention Development and Dissemination, Message and Survey Development and Evaluation