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Eunjung Kim

Eunjung Kim


Assistant Professor,
Women's and Gender Studies

ekim108@syr.edu

315 Sims Hall
315.443.3707


Research and Teaching Interests

Areas of research include transnational feminist disability studies; disability and the media; asexuality studies; queer inhumanism; and Korean cultural history of disability, gender, and sexuality [20th century]. Most interested in teaching gender, sexuality, and disability in film; international human rights representations; humanitarian communications; Asian feminisms and women’s movements; and theories of a/sexualities.

About

Kim is a recipient of the AAUW International Fellowship; the Future of Minority Studies postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor; the Vulnerability Studies postdoctoral fellowship at Emory University; and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute for the Research in the Humanities Residential Fellowship. She previously taught at Emory University and University of Wisconsin-Madison on the topics of disability and gender in film; visual cultures of health, vulnerability, and humanitarianism; human rights; and disability and a/sexualities theories in addition to introduction to gender and women's studies.

Courses

Courses (2015-2016)
WGS 301 Feminist Theory
WGS 410 Advanced Studies in Feminist Thought
CFE 600 Rethinking Boundaries of the Human: Animals, Things, and Otherness


Courses (2016-2017)
WGS 400 Intersectional Feminist Disability Studies
DSP 700 Disability and Gender in Film
WGS 201 Transnational Feminist Studies

Courses (2017-2018)
WGS 443 Intersectional Feminist Disability Studies 
DSP 775 Gender, Sexuality, and Disability
WGS 201 Transnational Feminist Studies