middle eastern literature; world literature; gender and sexuality
Multicultural issues, qualitative research, assessment, campus programs, leadership
Dr. Bailys research has focused primarily on the effects nonformal education has had on women and the communities in which they live.
Sociology of everyday life, social inequalities, feminist and qualitative approaches to social research, youth and gender, sociology of food
Intimate partner violence, client-centered services, empowerment, community-based learning, civic engagement
19th century U.S.; American South; women, gender, and family in the U.S.
International Studies, Legal Studies, and Social Justice and Human Rights
Ancient philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology, African American philosophy
documentary film, fiction film directing, transmedia, social issue media production
Russian language, literature and film; Soviet and post-Soviet film including the Caucasus, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Eastern Europe
Modern British, European women, European social
Islamic thought, Qur'anic Studies, Shi'ite and Sufi traditions, women's issues
Sociology of families and intimate relationships, gender ideologies, gender inequality, research methods
Documentaries, American media, war movies, black popular cultures, sports and media, horror, action, and science fiction, gender and sexuality
Trauma counseling, intergenerational trauma, and resilience Immigrant and refugee women and families Counselor training and development Mindfulness practices in counseling and counselor training Community-based participatory research (CBPR) practices and social action
Social Justice Teacher Education, Activist Burnout and Persistence, Poverty and Educational Opportunity
critical theory, cultural sociology, feminist theory, music and the arts
early American literature, early modern women's writing, feminist theory
Japanese Literature and Popular Culture
Medical anthropology, Islam, aging and end-of-life care, Science and Technology Studies, gender, reproductive technologies, Middle East and North Africa and the United States
19th & 20th century continental philosophy, feminist philosophy, aesthetics
Feminist psychology and psychotherapy, women’s sexualities and spiritualities, trauma and recovery
Literature - Teen/Young Adult Fiction, Gender and Sexuality, United States Literature, African American Literature, Women Writers
HIV/STD and unintended pregnancy prevention among adolescents and young adults
Medieval studies, Dante, Boccaccio, Petrarch, medieval chronicles, historiography, gender studies
Multi-Institutional Study of Leadership (MSL), leadership studies
War and Culture; Early Modern French History, Art, and Literature; Digital Humanities; History of Newspapers and Information Networks; Theater; Human Rights and Social Justice; Medical History; History of Emotion; Women’s Writing and History; Multiculturalism in France.
Film history, film reception, "useful" film, Latin American film and other forms of mass media, Latin American literature, service-learning.
British literature and culture of the long nineteenth century, nineteenth-century British novel, materialist approaches to literature.
Art and social action
informal economies and markets,political economy,agrarian issues,gender,Latin America,Andean region,Peru;transnational and transracial adoption,U.S.
Modern European and American and comparative social history, history of emotions, world history
Bioarchaeology, Evolution of Health and Disease, Growth and Development, Osteology, Diet