Leadership and Administration

Carrie Tirado Bramen, PhD

Director of the Gender Institute

Professor of English

bramen@buffalo.edu; 716-645-5200

Research Interests: nineteenth-century American literature, U.S. Latino/a literature, cultural history, critical race theory, transatlantic & intellectual history. Faculty page. 

Glenna Bett, PhD

Deputy Director of the Gender Institute

Vice Chair for Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Physiology and Biophysics

bett@buffalo.edu; 716-829-2603

Research Interests: Bioinformatics; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Molecular and Cellular Biology. Faculty Page

Becky Burke

Gender Institute Staff Assistant

rburke2@buffalo.edu, 716-645-5200

Research Interests: Information organization, knowledge management, and digital librarianship

Hilary Vandenbark.

Hilary Vandenbark

Gender Institute Graduate Assistant

PhD Candidate, Global Gender and Sexuality Studies

Research Interests: Sexual and Domestic Violence; Ideal Victimhood; Substantive Citizenship; Restorative Justice; State-Sanctioned Violence; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; Disability Studies; Intersections of Gender, Race, Class, and Violence.