Joanne Woiak

Joanne Woiak

Faculty
Ph.D., History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of TorontoLecturer, Disability Studies Program
Box 354300

I developed and hosted the 2009 symposium Eugenics and Disability: History and Legacy in Washington (http://eugenics.washington.edu), and the 2011 lecture series Unspeakable: Disability History, Identity, and Rights. I am a member of the Society for Disability Studies, American Association for the History of Medicine, American Historical Association, Disability History Association, and Canadian Disability Studies Association.

Other Courses Taught: 
B H/DIS ST 421 (Bioethics & Humanities) History of Eugenics
LSJ/CHID/DIS ST 332 Disability and Society: Sex and Disability
LSJ 491 (Law, Societies, and Justice) Topics in Rights: Disability and Citizenship: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
TCSS 325 (UW Tacoma Institute of Technology) Computers, Ethics, and Society