Stephanie Kirk

Faculty Fellow for Gender Equity

Stephanie Kirk is a Professor of Spanish, Comparative Literature, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Washington University’s College of Arts & Sciences. As a Faculty Fellow for Gender Equity Initiatives she is working on a series  of projects designed to promote the advancement of women faculty on the Danforth Campus. Key issues in this regard include examining best practices for hiring and retaining women and working toward gender pay equity. Stephanie works closely with her co-fellow for gender equity, professor Amy Eyler, in improving gender climate and campus culture for female faculty and working on building community through mentoring programs and other initiatives.