Loyola University Chicago

Women's Studies and Gender Studies

Our Faculty and Staff


Full-Time Faculty


Betsy Jones Hemenway, Ph.D.
Director, WSGS
Internship Coordinator, WSGS
Senior Lecturer, History and WSGS
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Héctor García Chávez, Ph.D.
Graduate Program Director, WSGS
Senior Lecturer, Spanish and WSGS
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Minwoo Jung, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Sociology and WSGS
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WSGS Faculty Feature

Part-Time Instructors 


Danielle Dunand Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Part-Time Instructor, WSGS 

Mira Krivoshey, MPH, CHES
Part-Time Instructor, WSGS 

Emily Datskou, Ph.D.
Part-time Instructor, WSGS and English

Staff & Graduate Assistants 


Jade Riedel
Pronouns: they/them/theirs
Graduate Assistant, WSGS 

Tess Spooner 

Pronouns: they/she 

Graduate Assistant, WSGS 

Betsy Braun
Pronouns: she/her Academic Program Assistant, WSGS