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Since 1974, the Clayman Institute for Gender Research has been committed to making the future feminist.

The Institute empowers students and scholars in three key ways:

  • Conduct and invest in intersectional gender research
  • Mentor students through fellowships and internships
  • Inspire, translate and amplify gender scholarship

What's New

Celebrating Clayman Institute Authors

Join us as we host four book talks, all celebrating the recent release of books by Clayman Institute scholars. This 2021-22 series features our director, Adrian Daub; Research Fellow Susan Krieger; former Postdoctoral Fellow Aliya Rao; and former Graduate Dissertation Fellow Priya Fielding-Singh.

Heteropatriarchy and academia lecture series

Stanford graduate students: Join us to examine inequalities and shortcomings of educational institutions pertaining to supporting and advancing women, people of color, LGBTQIA+/queer and gender non-conforming individuals

Adrian Daub: The Dynastic Imagination

Join us Jan. 26 as Daub discusses his latest book, an account of modern German intellectual history through frameworks of family and kinship, with guests Dustin Friedman, Lauren Shizuko Stone and Catriona MacLeod.

Daub appointed as Bass Fellow

Director Adrian Daub is one of eight Stanford University faculty members appointed or reappointed as 2021 Bass University Fellows for their extraordinary contributions to undergraduate education.

47 Years of Gender Research

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Clayman Conversations

This event series, launched in 2019 by Director Adrian Daub, features feminist leaders who are driving timely conversations in their fields.
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Artist's Salon

In the Artist's Salon series, artists from a wide array of disciplines explore how the arts contribute to the larger mission of gender equality and research.
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Podcast: The Feminist Present

Hosts Adrian Daub and Laura Goode use the gift of feminism to figure out what's going on right now. Listen and subscribe to the third season.

Media Mentions

How hedge funds' lack of diversity affects all of us

Former Postdoctoral Fellow
Jan 5 2022

The call of duty: Supporting abortion rights

Senior Research Scholar
Dec 3 2021

Book review: "A new Claire Keegan book is cause for celebration"

Artist in Residence
Nov 24 2021

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