Faculty & Staff Directory
Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Women's Gender Sexuality Studi
Areas of Expertise
critical public health, sexualities studies, queer of color critique, transgender studies, youth
BA, Sociology and Gender Studies, Marlboro College
MPPA, Public Policy and Administration, University of Massachusetts Amherst
CAGS, Advanced Feminist Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst
PhD, Public Health, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Professional Publications & Contributions
Chris is a feminist scholar and educator working in the fields of gender and sexualities studies, public health, and sociology. Their work combines critical race theory and critical sexualities studies with community-based research to analyze public health efforts. Chris emphasizes research for and by marginalized people that contributes to effective policies and programs and is guided by the needs and priorities of those most affected.
Dr. Barcelos is also an associate book review editor at TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, a consultant with Think Again Training, and a yoga teacher.