Center for Women & Work

Leadership Team & CWW Associates

CWW Leadership Team

Meg A. Bond
Department:
Psychology 
Research topic:
Dynamics of gender, race and ethnicity in organizational and community settings

Mignon Duffy 
Department: Sociology
Research topic: Intersections of paid and unpaid care work with gender, race and class inequalities

Monica Galizzi
Department:
Economics
Research topic: Gender differences in labor market outcomes. Mothers’ employment and children’s’ outcomes

Laura Punnett
Department: Work Environment
Research topic: Work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Role of working conditions in gender and socioeconomic health disparities 

Paula Rayman
Department:
Sociology 
Research topic: Social change, work and inequality, gender and science

CWW Associates

Deina Abdelkader
Department:
Political Science
Research topic:
Women's rights post the "Arab Spring"; Islamic Governance and gender issues

Judith Davidson
Department:
Graduate School of Education
Research topic: Qualitative research; Gender, technology (sexting), and adolescence

Urmitapa Dutta
Department: Psychology
Research topic: Community-based approaches to conflict and peace building; understanding and addressing marginality; participatory action research; gender and conflict in Northeast India (South Asia)

Roslyn Feldberg
Department:
CWW visiting scholar
Research topic: How nurses confront place in their workplace and their historic fight for better working conditions

Michelle Haynes
Department:
Psychology
Research topic: Dynamics that contribute to (and hinder) gender/racial equity in workplace

MinJeon Kim
Department: Graduate School of Education
Research Topic: Narrative practices and literacy learning in families with young children – with a particular focus on needs of homeless women with young children

Sue Kim
Department: English
Research topic: Women, race, and work in contemporary Asian American literature

Sarah Kuhn 
Department: Psychology 
Research topic: Embodied cognition and pedagogy in higher education; Engaging underrepresented students in STEM education

Kimberly Merriman
Department: Management
Research topic: The efficacy and social impact of extrinsic motivators such as pay, and including the gender gap

Marlowe Miller   
Department:
English
Research topic: The representation of domestic space in the fiction of modernist women writers

Shana Minkin
Department: History
Research topic: Foreign death practices and rituals in 19th-century Egypt: Gendered death

Melissa Morabito
Department: School of Criminology and Justice Studies
Research topic: Women in policing, diversity in criminal justice organizations

Angela Nannini
Department: Nursing 
Research topic: A life course approach to women's health; organizational climate of nurse practitioners

Jana Sladkova 
Department:
Psychology
Research topic: Gender aspects of a female-run fair trade coffee cooperative in Honduras &
Successes and challenges of immigrant women in childcare industry in Lowell, MA 

Robin Toof
Co-Director, Center for Community Engagement & Research and Director, Service-Learning and Community Co-op Resource Office
Research topic: Workplace diversity; University-community partnerships

Jenna Vinson
Department: English
Research topic: Representations of teenage pregnancy/motherhood; issues of age, race, gender, and economic inequality in child rearing

Jenifer Whitten-Woodring
Department:
Political Science
Research topic: The role of media in repression and dissent, including women's social, political and economic rights