Nisa Goksel

4701 W Thunderbird Rd. Mailcode 3051
Glendale
Assistant Professor
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3051
Asst Professor
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3051

Biography

Nisa Göksel joins the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences as an assistant professor of sociology. She holds a doctorate in sociology, with a graduate certificate in gender and sexuality studies. Her areas of research are gender and sexuality; feminist and women’s movements in the Middle East; war, violence and peace-making; and migration, displacement and diaspora studies. Her work focuses on the transnational political mobilization of Kurdish women around peace, democracy and human rights.

Education

Ph.D. Sociology, Northwestern University

Courses

Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
SOC 264 Gender and Society
JHR 525 Action Research
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOC 101 Introductory Sociology
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
SOC 101 Introductory Sociology
SOC 264 Gender and Society
JHR 590 Reading and Conference