July 16, 2015 - Dr. Nicole Mares, associate professor of history, has been named director of Women’s Studies at King’s College.

Mares, who was recently granted tenure by the College’s Board of Directors, has presented papers at several notable conferences, including the Northeast Conference on British Studies and the Midwest Conference on British Studies. In 2012, Dr. Mares and Dr. Daniel Clasby led a group of King’s students on a short-term study abroad trip to Turkey and Italy to investigate the creation, transformation, and enforcement of the boundaries of European identity. She earned her doctorate and master’s degree from Indiana University, Bloomington. 

King’s Women’s Studies program provides students an opportunity to earn a minor through courses in several fields and apply classroom learning through participation in co-curricular activities and programs.

Dr. Nicole Mares

Dr. Nicole Mares