Our Gender/Cultural Studies Alumnae/i

April 07, 2017

Check out what you can do with an MA in Gender/Cultural Studies.

Our alumnae/i go on to further studies in doctoral programs and law school, and also pursue rewarding careers in a variety of fields including education, non-profits, health care, and social work.

Meredith McCarroll

Meredith McCarroll '03MA: Director of Writing and Rhetoric at Bowdoin College

Meredith tells us how the flexibility of the gender/cultural studies program broadened the scope of her scholarly work.

Erica Feldmann '12MA sitting in her shop, HausWitch Home + Healing

Work Your Magic: Erica Feldmann '12MA Makes Witches Her Business

Learn more about how Erica turned her passion for witchcraft and feminism into a business.

Shayne Zaslow

Shayne Zaslow ‘11GS: The GCS Program Is Very Unique

Find out how Shayne's MA in Gender/Cultural studies prepared him for his PhD program in Sociology at University of Virginia!

Ally Day

Ally Day '09GS: GCS Will Always Be My Intellectual Home

Learn about Ally's work as an Assistant Professor in the Disability Studies Program at University of Toledo.

Sarah Shives

Sarah Shives '13GS Applies Gender Theory at Work

Sarah filled us in on her job as the Assistant Dean of Students at the University of Puget Sound!
Brenna Doyle

Brenna Doyle '16GS Works at NARAL Pro-Choice

Brenna talks about her role as the as the Operations Coordinator for NARAL Pro-Choice in Connecticut.

Naisha Bradley

Naisha Bradley '06 Director Of Harvard College Women's Center

Naisha's studies allowed her to pursue her passion for women's equity and ultimately led to a career change.


Amy Stewart ‘13GS on Being a PhD Candidate in Philosophy

Amy embraced opportunities to work closely with faculty while pursuing scholarship at the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality.

Rama Srinivasan

Rama Srinivasan ’10GS Pursued Interests in Gender, Sexuality and Law

Rama reflects on how reading and engaging with critical theory in GCS helped her to navigate her PhD in Anthropology.

Brenda Sanya '11GS Researches Citizenship, Immigration, and Education

Having completed a PhD in Global Studies in Education, Brenda credits GCS with her understanding of interdisciplinary scholarship.

Anna Brecke

Anna Brecke ’06GS, ’11GS Studies Gender Representation in Popular Media

With interests that cross disciplines and span centuries, Anna's studies allowed her to envision a dynamic career in academia.