Amy Eisen Cislo

Amy Eisen Cislo

Teaching Professor in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies
Institute for Public Health Faculty Fellow
PhD, Washington University
research interests:
  • Transgender Studies
  • Feminist/Queer Youth Studies
  • History of Medicine and Science
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    • Pronouns: She/her/hers or they/them/theirs
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    • Office: ​McMillan 225

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    • Washington University
      MSC 1078-0137-02
      One Brookings Drive
      St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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    Amy Eisen Cislo’s scholarship focuses on embodiment and the social history of medicine.

    Cislo’s publications range from research on Early Modern Alchemy in the German-speaking world to contemporary Trans* issues in the United States.  Her other research and teaching interest is in Girls Studies, with a focus on LGBTQI youth.


    2019 Transgender Conference

    Courses Taught

    Introduction to Women and Gender Studies

    Introduction to Women's Texts

    Gender, Religion, Medicine and Science

    Making Sex and Gender:  Understanding the History of the Body

    Transgender Studies

    Service Learning: Feminist and Queer Youth Studies

    Service Learning: Girls' Studies