Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Faculty and Courses

Women and Gender studies faculty come from a wide variety of home departments, reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of the program. Faculty regularly teach courses in their home departments that count toward the minor, offering a wide range of fields of research for students. 


Dr. Susan Roberson, Interim Director of Women and Gender Studies,

Elizabeth Janzen, Department of Music

Brenda Melendy, Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy

Jennifer Pearce-Morris, Department of Psychology and Sociology

Susan Roberson, Department of Language and Literature

Marcy Tucker, Department of Language and Literature

Pamela Wright, Department of Language and Literature

George Vargas, Art Program

A minor in Women and Gender Studies requires 18 semester hours. The courses reflect the wide range of options students have in completing the minor. Additionally, students may satisfy hours for a minor with internships approved by the director.

Course Offerings

Spring Intersession 2015

CRIM 4340/SOCI 4308—Masculinity Studies

Summer 2015

  • PSYC 4315—Gender Relations
  • PSYC/SOCI 2306
  • PSYC/SOCI 4305

Summer Intersession 2015

  • PSYC/SOCI/CRIM 4315—Psychology of Gender                                                  

Fall 2015

  • ANTH 4350—Cultural Difference in Body Image
  • ART/WGST 3302
  • HSCI 4331
  • SOCI 4307—Family and Marriage
  • PSYC/WGST 3313
  • PSYC/SOCI 2306
  • PSYC/SOCI 4305

This page was last updated on: March 26, 2015