- Director of the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Graduate Program at the University Of Kansas
- 1999 Recipient of the Kemper Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching and Advising
- 1983 recipient of the Outstanding Woman Teacher of the Year Award
Ann Schofield has been a faculty member at the University Of Kansas since 1979 teaching in the History, American Studies, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Departments. She graduated from Marywood College with a BA in history in 1968 and went on to receiver her MA in history from Georgetown University in 1971. In 1980 she completed her Ph. D. in history at the State University of New York. Since coming to the University Of Kansas she has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses in history and women’s studies. She has also served as the Director of the Women’s Studies Program as well as the American Studies Graduate Program. Professor Schofield is an accomplished author as well as winner of many prestigious fellowships. Her research is primarily focused on Historical analysis of gender and class, focusing on U.S. working class women in the late 19 th and early 20 th centuries, as well as American culture and respectability. She is currently the Director of the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Graduate Program here at the University Of Kansas.