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Danielle Roth-Johnson, Ph.D.

Director, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Department(s): Interdisciplinary, Gender, and Ethnic Studies
Office: CBC-B 419
Mail Code: 5027
Phone: 702-895-1024
Fax: 702-895-0850
Email: danielle.roth-johnson@unlv.edu

Biography

Director in Gender and Sexuality Studies in the Department of Interdisciplinary, Gender & Ethnic Studies, Danielle Roth-Johnson received her Ph.D. from Stanford University and has taught at Penn State and the University of Texas-Arlington. Recipient of a UNLV Foundation Distinguished Teaching Award and a College of Liberal Arts Faculty-in-Residence Award for Excellence in Teaching, her research interests center on the intersections of bioethics, health, and the grassroots activism of reproductive and environmental justice groups. She is currently working on a critical historical analysis of the theoretical works of Françoise d'Eaubonne, the French intellectual who coined the term ecofeminism.