Texas Tech University

Director of Women's Studies

charlotte dunham

Charlotte Dunham


Women's Studies Director/Graduate Advisor


Associate Professor Sociology

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, & Social Work

Direct Phone

(806) 742.4335



Dr. Charlotte Dunham, Associate Professor, Sociology, was appointed Director of the program in the fall of 2011.

Dr. Dunham areas of specialization include; Sociology of Aging and the Life Course, Family Sociology, Gender and Social Psychology.

Current research interests include; the life course and the family; the long-term effects of political activism on intergenerational relations and life course timing; predictors of political activism; life course and predictors of sexual behavior; grandparents and their relationship with grandchildren; employed women who are caring for family members with dementia.


Campus Address

Texas Tech University
The Women's Studies Program
Doak Hall 123
MS 2009 (15th & University)
Lubbock, TX. 79409-2009

Mailing Address

15th & Boston
Box 4-2009
Lubbock, TX 79409-2009

Other Information


Women's Studies Program