Faculty & Staff

photo of Lynne Benson

Lynne Byall Benson, PhD

  • Lecturer I in Women's and Gender Studies, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617.287.6779
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall, 6th floor, room 067

Areas of Expertise

History of women in higher education, progressive era to present, Development of the field of home economics, Women's professional organizations


PhD, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Additional Information

Lynne Benson is also adjunct faculty in English at Bunker Hill Community College; and a visiting scholar in women's studies, Northeastern University (2011-12 academic year).