Skip to Main Content


The Center for Women's and Gender Studies bolsters the university’s reputation for excellence and relevance in the 21st century by fostering intellectual exchange, creative pursuits, social justice advocacy, and global perspectives.

Dr. Yesim Darici

Message from the Director

Our center continues to excel in research, teaching, and engagement within FIU and the South Florida community. We’ve led the way for university-wide efforts to address the advancement of women, diversity, equity and inclusion. Read the Director's Message.

Support Our Students

Prepare the next generation of scholars, writers and change makers to build a more equitable future for all.