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Gender & Sexuality Studies Program

Kresge 1-552
1880 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 491-5871

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Nick Davis, Director

For general program inquiries and assistance, as well as information about events and programming. Email at

Paola Zamperini, Associate Director

For students in her classes (including first-year advising appointments), as well as faculty looking to co-list their classes with GSS. Email at

Tessie Liu, Director of Undergraduate Studies

For undergraduate student advising, including declaring a GSS major/minor and petitioning
to graduate. Email at

Marquis Bey, Director of Graduate Studies

For graduate student advising and questions about the GSS certificate, cluster, and colloquium. Email at



Liv Caldwell, Program Assistant (GSS)

For general inquiries related to Gender & Sexuality Studies and when you’re not sure who else to contact. Email at -OR- call (847) 491-5871.

Ariel Clark-Semyck, Program Assistant (SPAN)

For all questions related to the Sexualities Project at Northwestern (SPAN). Email at -OR- call (847) 467-4957.