Staff

Director
phone:
520-626-0029

Susan Stryker earned her Ph.D. in United States History from UC Berkeley, and later held a postdoctoral fellowship in Sexuality Studies at Stanford University. She has been a distinguished visiting faculty member at Harvard University, University...more

Administrative Assistant
Director of Development
phone:
520-626-6856

B. Joseph Howell is a Tucson native and has been in fundraising for more than 9 years, working with health and human services charities in Southern Arizona.  With a B.S. in Hospitality...more

Project Director/Archivist for the Arizona Queer Archives //
phone:
(520) 901-0379

Jamie A. Lee is Assistant Professor of Digital Culture, Information, and Society in the School of Information, UA. Her dissertation, A Queer/ed Archival Methodology: Theorizing Practice through Radical Interrogations of the Archival Body...more

Program Coordinator
phone:
520-626-7005

As the program coordinator for the Institute, Kristen is responsible for managing events and scholarly programs. She is also a founder and the Executive Director of Casa Libre en la Solana, a non-profit...more

Students

Kate Freeman
Graduate Assistant
phone:
520-621-0326

Kate is responsible for coordinating the Institute's weekly Deep Dish Speaker Series and is deeply dedicated to promoting a queer re-visioning and re-ordering of the social world. When she is not working or studying, Kate loves to spend as...more