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Member Institutions and Programs

Our Member Institutions

Since 1992, the GCWS has brought together scholars from member institutions for fruitful collaborations across many disciplines.  Nine local universities participate as members of the GCWS, collaborating, sharing resources, and creating intellectual community that advances the study of women and gender; strengthens and supports faculty research and teaching; and enriches graduate education for student in a wide range of fields.

The nine member institutions of the GCWS are:

Boston College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Harvard University
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Northeastern University
Simmons College
Tufts University
The University of Massachusetts Boston

GCWS Member Institution programs in Women, Gender, and Sexuality:
The life force of the GCWS consists of the programs in women, gender, and sexuality at its member institutions. These programs supply faculty members  to our Board of Directors, supports the feminist community on each individual campus, and promotes work in the field among their students and faculty which, in turn, electrifies our intiatives and course offerings. These member institution programs are:

The Boston College Women's and Gender Studies Program

The Boston University Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program

The Brandeis University Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program

The Harvard University Committee for Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality

The MIT Women's and Gender Studies Program

The Northeastern University Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program

The Simmons College Women's and Gender Studies Program and the Gender and Cultural Studies Program

The Tufts University Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program

The UMass Boston Women's and Gender Studies Program

 

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The Graduate Consortium in Women's Studies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 14N-211
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: 617-324-2085