Sandra Spencer, Ph.D.

Program Director
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GAB 467
(940) 565-2532
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Sandra Spencer has served as director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at UNT since 2002.  Her scholarly interests focus on gender aspects of globalization, women’s role in peacemaking, human trafficking globally and locally, and feminist activity in the Middle East and North Africa.  In her 18 years as a faculty member at UNT, Dr. Spencer has led 7 groups of students on Study Abroad ventures to England, Scotland, and Tunisia.  She is an active member of the National Women’s Studies Association, the Denton branch of the American Association of University Women, and Peacemakers Inc.   She also serves on the UNT boards of the Castleberry Peace Institute and the Contemporary Arab and Muslim Cultural Studies Initiative.