The Women's Studies Program at Western Connecticut State University

Women's Studies Faculty

Program Chair



Jessica Eckstein
(203) 837-8873
Berkshire 225

These faculty teach in Women's Studies regularly as consultants about pursuing Women's Studies course work within their field of expertise.


Katy Wiss
(203) 837-8260
119b Berkshire Hall


Margaret Murray
(203) 837-9120
Berkshire Hall


Ingrid Pruss
(203) 837-9071
Berkshire Hall 210c


Theresa Canada
(203) 837-8509
Westside 516


Darla Shaw
(203) 837-8412
Westside 354

History and Non-Western Culture

Leslie Lindenauer
(203) 837-9046
Warner Hall 212


Wynn Gadkar-Wilcox
(203) 837-8565
Warner Hall 218


Katherine Allocco
(203) 837-8482
Warner Hall 214

Justice and Law Administration

Casey Jordan
(203) 837-8695
Westside 212c

Philosophy and Humanistic Studies

Juniper Alcorn
White Hall 021C

Lisa Rene Reynolds
(203) 837-8697
Warner Hall 302

Social Sciences Carina Bandhauer
(203) 837-8650
Warner Hall 208

Jeannie Hatcherson
Warner Hall 225


Christine Hegel-Cantarella
(203) 837-3914
Warner Hall 208

Social Work Patricia Ivry
(203) 837-8408
White Hall 101A
World Languages and Literature

Alba Hawkins
(203) 837-8485
Berkshire 215A



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