Staff research areas
Research interests include: queer theory; feminist theory and research; lesbian and gay writing and film; gender and generation; paid domestic work; food consumption habits; gender and geography; gender and education; gender, class and citizenship; histories and theories of sexuality and gender.
As a research student, you will be able to attend relevant modules on the MA/MSc Gender, Sexuality, Politics and Culture.
The programme has close links with Birkbeck Interdisciplinary Gender Studies (BIGS), part of the Birkbeck Institute for Social Research. BIGS seeks to encourage new ideas and forms of understanding in gender studies, and provides a forum for scholarly exchange and collaboration within the College and beyond, bringing together scholars working in the arts and humanities, and the social sciences. BIGS fosters postgraduate teaching and research in gender studies and organises seminars, talks, symposia and postgraduate events.