Women's and Gender Studies Concentration

For Undergraduate English Majors

As an English major, you design your own concentration — a program of study based on your areas of interest, organized around a controlling theme or topic — with the help of your advisor. Below are some recommendations for students interested in this area.

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*may require Graduate or Professional School

  • College Professor
  • Writer/Poet/Novelist
  • Business or Public Relations Specialist
  • Social Work/Counseling
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Community Education
  • Grant Writer/Nonprofit sector
  • Policy Analyst

Professors to Know

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Grace Bauer

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Stephen Buhler

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Joy Castro

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Kwakiutl Dreher

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Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

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Tom Gannon

  • Associate Professor and Academic Advisor for the Institute for Ethnic Studies
  • tgannon2@unl.edu
  • 346 Andrews Hall
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Rhonda Garelick

  • Professor of Performing Arts and English
  • rgarelick2@unl.edu
  • (402) 472-8224
  • 355 Andrews Hall
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Melissa J. Homestead

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Maureen Honey

  • Professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies
  • mhoney1@unl.edu
  • (402) 472-6357
  • 313 Andrews Hall
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Amelia María de la Luz Montes

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Gabrielle Owen

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Guy Reynolds

  • Professor, Director of the Cather Project and Chair of the Undergraduate Program and Curriculum Committee
  • greynolds2@unl.edu
  • (402) 472-1882
  • 337D Andrews Hall
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Julia Schleck

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Shari Stenberg

  • Professor and Interim Director of Women's and Gender Studies
  • sstenberg2@unl.edu
  • 342 Andrews Hall
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Stacey Waite

  • Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate Program
  • swaite2@unl.edu
  • 337C Andrews Hall