Affiliated Staff

Prof. dr. Gloria Wekker
Gloria Wekker is sociaal en cultureel antropoloog (UvA 1981), haar specialisaties liggen op het gebied van Gender Studies, Sexuality Studies, African American Studies, en Caribbean Studies. Sinds 2001 bezet zij de Aletta (IIAV)-leerstoel Gender en Ethniciteit aan de faculteit Geesteswetenschappen. Verder is zij coördinator van de eenjarige Master “Comparative Women’s Studies in Culture and Politics”.
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dr. Kathy Davis
Kathy Davis is senior researcher at the Institute of History and Culture at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. Born in the US, she has taught psychology, sociology, and gender studies at universities in Europe and the Netherlands.
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Prof. dr. Philomena Essed
Philomena Essed is professor of Critical Race, Gender and Leadership studies, Antioch University, PhD in Leadership and Change Program and affiliated researcher, Utrecht University (The Netherlands) Graduate Gender Program.
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Prof. dr. Marlene van Niekerk
Marlene van Niekerk holds the Africa Chair for the region commission Southern Africa at Utrecht University. She is a South African author who is best known for her novels Triomf and Agaat, both translated into Dutch.