Eastern Michigan University
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Jessica Kilbourn

Part Time Lecturer

714M Pray Harrold




MA, Liberal Studies in Women's Studies concentration in Leadership and Counseling Eastern Michigan University, 1997
BS, Sociology/Social Work with a double minor in Family Life and Human Sexuality and Women's Studies Central Michigan University, 1995
Ann Arbor Institute of Massage Therapy, 1998

Interests and Expertise

  • Women's Spirituality
  • Women's Health
  • Gender performance and moving beyond the binary
  • Teaching about the fluidity of sex and gender
  • Sexual assault/rape and gendered violence

Publications and Presentations

Various campus and community presentations on aspects of sex/sexuality, gender violence and domestic or intimate partner violence, women's spirituality and the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program

Courses taught:

  • WGST 200 Introduction to Women's Studies
  • WGST 202 Introduction to Gender and Sexuality
  • WGST 202 Inside Out Prison Exchange Program Introduction to Gender and Sexuality (taught at Women's Huron Valley Correctional Facility)

The Women's and Gender Studies Department is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344