Jessica Kilbourn

A photo of Jessica Kilbourn

Part-Time Lecturer

Women's and Gender Studies

714M Pray Harrold

734.487.1177

jkilbourn@emich.edu

Education

  • 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

Courses

  • 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)

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.