Dr. Sushmita Chatterjee

Board of Governors Appalachian State University Excellence in Teaching Award
Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Sushmita Chatterjee is Associate Professor and Director of Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies at Appalachian State University.  She earned her dual degree PhD from the Departments of Political Science and Women's Studies at Penn State. Her research interests include feminist theory, queer theory, transnational gender and sexuality studies, postcolonial theory, animal studies, and visual politics. She has published in journals such as Hypatia: Journal of Feminist Philosophy, Gender, Place, and Culture, PS: Political Science and Politics, Studies in South Asian Film and Media, and Antennae: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture.