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.

SUMMER 2013 Courses

  • WGST/HIST 4360 - Women in History (Summer Session II)


  • PSYC/WGST 3313 – Psychology of Women
  • PSYC/SOCI 2306 – Human Sexuality
  • PSYC 4315 – Psychology of Gender
  • PSYC 4315 – Queer Theory
  • ANTH 4303/SOCI 4308 – Folk Medicine
  • SOCI 2361 – Pluralistic Society
  • SOCI 4308 – Women’s Roles and Globalization
  • HSCI 3321 – Marriage and Family Relations 

This page was last updated on: January 26, 2015