Francine Banner Ph.D., J.D.

Job Title: 
Associate Professor of Sociology; Director, Women in Learning & Leadership
Office Address Line 1: 
4067 CASL Building 4901 Evergreen Rd
Office Address Line 2: 
Dearborn, MI 48128
Email Address: 
fmbanner@umich.edu
Job Title: 
Associate Professor of Sociology; Director, Women in Learning & Leadership
Office Address Line 1: 
4067 CASL Building 4901 Evergreen Rd
Office Address Line 2: 
Dearborn, MI 48128
Email Address: 
fmbanner@umich.edu

Dr. Banner is an Associate Professor in Sociology who also teaches in Criminology and Criminal Justice and Women’s and Gender Studies. She received her Ph.D. from Arizona State University, her law degree from the New York University School of Law, and her B.A. from Wellesley College. Before arriving at UM-Dearborn, Dr. Banner taught Criminal and Constitutional Law in Arizona.

Among Dr. Banner’s favorite courses to teach are Family Violence, Criminal Law, and the Inside-Out Prison Exchange. Her research focuses on gender, law, and conflict in many forms. She has written extensively about sexual assault in the military, and she currently is writing a book about discussions of sexual assault law on social media.

 

Collaborates With

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Research Scientist; IRWG Executive Committee; Professor of Women's Studies and History
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Program Director, Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Initiative; IRWG Executive Committee; Professor of Women's Studies and Music
Associate Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing
Research Fellow, Clinical Lecturer, OB-GYN
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Chair, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education; Director, Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture and Health, School of Public Health
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Associate Professor, English Language & Literature
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Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work
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Professor of Classical Studies and Egyptology
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Acting Department Chair; Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of English and Women's Studies
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IRWG Director, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Women's Studies