Sarah Tuohey

Sarah Tuohey, Student Affairs Administrator

Student Affairs Administrator

Sarah Tuohey is the Student Affairs Administrator for the Center for the Study of Race Politics and Culture (CSRPC). As the Student Affairs Administrator Sarah Tuohey manages most aspects of the Center's graduate and undergraduate curriculum. She advises undergraduate Gender and Sexuality Studies majors and minors and works with graduate students participating in the newly established graduate certificate program and the Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop. Sarah has worked in student affairs at the University of Chicago for the past 25 years. She has served as an adviser in the College, as the departmental coordinator in the English Department, and most recently as the Assistant Dean of Students for Admissions and Fellowships in the Humanities Division. In all of these positions, Sarah specialized in advising students about funding opportunities and graduate studies. She earned her BA in English from the University of California at Berkeley and her MA in English at the University of Chicago. While a graduate student in the 1980s, Sarah was a member of a Feminist Studies proto-workshop nicknamed "The Feminar." She has been active in support of LBGTQ students on campus since the early 1990s.