ERIN GRAHAM portrait
  • Associate Chair, Gender Studies
  • Special Assistant to the Dean
  • Associate Professor (Lecturer), Gender Studies
  • Associate Professor (Lecturer), Ethnic Studies


  • “Impactful Pedagogy in Uncertain Times: Teaching for Lifelong Impact", Center for the Study of Gender in Global Context, Teaching Workshop, Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan—April 23, 2021). Panel, Presented, 04/23/2021.
  • Michigan State University Latinx Film Festival, Tempest/Tempestad. Panel, Presented, 02/03/2018.
  • “Race, Religion, and Immigration in America Today," Michigan State University. Panel, Presented, 01/27/2017.
  • “Contesting Childhood in Twentieth-Century Mexico,” Society for the History of Children and Youth, (Vancouver, British Columbia—June 24-26, 2015). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/24/2015.
  • “The Red Scare: Narratives of Shame in Twentieth-Century Mexico,” Latin American Studies Association, (Chicago, Illinois—May 21-24, 2014). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 05/21/2014.
  • “Migration, Maquiladoras, and Motherhood: Neoliberal Transformations of the Family in Modern Mexico,” Davidson College, Invited Speaker, (Davidson, North Carolina—April 30, 2012). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/30/2012.
  • “Bordering Chaos: Mothers, Daughters, and Neoliberalism,” The Association for Research on Mothering and the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, (San Juan, Puerto Rico—February 19- 21, 2010). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/19/2010.
  • “Reconsidering Connections: The Case of the Household on the U.S.-Mexico Border,” American Historical Association, (Washington, D.C.—January 3-9, 2008). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/03/2008.
  • “The Roles of Women in Development,” The New Political Reality in South America Conference, (Houston, Texas—November 4, 2006). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/04/2006.
  • “Mothering Globally: The Changing Lives of Mothers and Children on the U.S.-Mexican Border,” 21st Century Motherhood: Change Conference, (Houston, Texas—October 20-22, 2005). Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/20/2005.