IRWG catalyzes and supports gender research across the University of Michigan through meaningful relationships and collaborations.

Get to know our faculty leadership, admin staff, and researchers below.

Meet our more affiliates on the IRWG Affiliates page.

Color photograph of Julia Seng
IRWG Research Professor; Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing; Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School; Professor of Women's Studies, LSA
photo of Michelle Segar
Associate Research Scientist, IRWG; Director, Sustainable Health Activities Research Program
Color photograph of Philip Veliz
Research Assistant Professor Applied Biostatistics Laboratory, School of Nursing; IRWG; SHARP Associate Director
Color photograph of Sean Esteban McCabe
Research Professor, IRWG; Professor & Co-Director, Center for the Study of Drugs, Alcohol, Smoking and Health, School of Nursing
Graduate Fellow
A photo of Emily Laffey.
Program Assistant

IRWG Affiliates

Become an Affiliate

There are over 250 IRWG affiliates from more than 80 different departments at the University of Michigan who make up a core group for creating collaborations, meeting like-minded scholars, and participating in planning sessions and brainstorming to build ambitious research projects. Gender may be the primary focus of their work, or it may be just one part among many.

Learn more about becoming an affiliate here.

Find Scholars

  • Browse our database of IRWG affiliates by name, department or research tag.
  • Visit the Michigan Experts website to explore profiles of all faculty at the University of Michigan, where you’ll find publications, social media activity, and potential collaborators.