Texas Tech University

Director of Women's Studies

Charlotte Dunham

Women's Studies Director/Graduate Advisor

Associate Professor Sociology
Department of Sociology, Anthropology, & Social Work

Direct Phone
(806) 742.4335


charlotte dunham

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

Mailing Address

15th & Boston | 2702 15th Street
Box 4-2009
Lubbock, TX 79409-2009

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