Judy Rohrer, PhD

Program Director
Associate Professor
Monroe 207
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  • COVID-19 Focus: Intersectional feminist responses
  • Feminist Studies
  • Queer Studies
  • Hawai’i Colonial History & Politics
  • Anti-racist, Decolonial, Feminist, Inclusive Pedagogy
  • Critical Race Theory
  • Activism
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Settler Colonial Studies
  • Disability Studies


Judy Rohrer grew up in Hawai’i and earned her MA and PhD in political science from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. Her BA is from Bryn Mawr College. Before and during her graduate studies Rohrer worked for progressive nonprofits in Hawai’i and the San Francisco Bay area. From 2013 – 2017 she was the director of the Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility (ICSR) at Western Kentucky University. From 2017 – 2018 she was a scholar-in-residence with the Beatrice Bain Research Group in the Department of Gender & Women’s Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. For more about Rohrer’s scholarship visit her professional website: judyrohrer.strikingly.com.

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