Message from the Chair
updated October 2013
Dear Women's and Gender Studies Colleagues and Friends,
The Advisory Board is proud to announce that Georgia Johnston, Professor of English and former director of Women's Studies at SLU, has been appointed to serve as interim director of Women's and Gender Studies during Professor Penny Weiss' medical leave. Professor Johnston has a longstanding commitment to the program, deep experience in leadership, scholarship, and teaching in the field of Women's Studies, and the full confidence and gratitude of the Advisory Board. Our hope is that everyone in the WGS community of scholars will offer Georgia whatever support she needs as she undertakes this endeavor. Please join us in welcoming her to this position.