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. 

Jo Freudenheim, PhD

Deputy Director of the Gender Institute

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs for the School of Public Health and Health Professions

jfreuden@buffalo.edu; 716-645-5200

Research Topics: cancer epidemiology, using epidemiologic tools to understand carcinogenesis at the population, individual, tissue and molecular levels in order to better prevent and control the disease. Faculty page.

Becky Burke

Gender Institute Staff Assistant

rburke2@buffalo.edu, 716-645-5200

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

Surabhi Pant

Gender Institute Graduate Assistant

PhD Candidate, Sociology

Research Interests: gender and development, environmental sociology, political economy, classical and contemporary theory, and ethnographic methods.