Meet the Faculty

Elizabeth  Hackett

Elizabeth Hackett

Director of the Women's Studies Program, Associate Professor of Women's Studies, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Co-Chair

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.5039
Office Location: Buttrick 317

Office Hours: Spring 2019
Tuesday 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
and by appointment

Academic Degrees

B.A., University of Notre Dame
M.A., University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Hackett's interests include feminist theory, feminist legal theory, philosophy of race, feminism and sexuality, feminist epistemology and mindfulness.

Professional Activities

Professor Hackett is the co-author (with Sally Haslanger) of Theorizing Feminisms: A Reader, published by Oxford University Press in 2006. Her article “Gender as Mere Difference" appears in Men and Masculinities, Vol. 11, no. 2, Dec. 2008; and her review of The Imperative of Integration by  Elizabeth Anderson (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010) appears in the APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy Spring 2014.

Web Links

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)