Gender Studies

Department of Gender Studies

Collage of a woman's face.

Welcome to the Department of Gender Studies at Memorial University!

We are an expanding department in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences with faculty research and teaching interests in citizenship and human rights, reproductive rights, Irish studies, auto/biography and life writing, feminist theory, the body, environmental and Aboriginal studies, and postcolonial theory.

Our exciting and new FALL 2019 courses, which are also open to non-GNDR majors and minors, are:

1005 Identities and Difference (CRW) - S. Boon
2006 Genders and Sexualities - V. Hallett
2007 Girlhood and Girl Culture - G. Del Negro
3025 Gender, Race and Post Colonialism in Global Contexts - V. Hallett
3006 Critical Concepts: The Body - S. Boon
3008 Feminist Practises and Global Change - C. D'Arcangelis
4000 Contemporary Feminist Issues - K. Side



Gender Studies

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000