Professor, Associate Chair
School of Literature, Media and Communication, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Lisa Yaszek is an associate professor and director of undergraduate studies in the School of Literature, Communication, and Culture. Her research interests include science fiction, gender studies, technoscience studies and cultural history. She was the 2005 recipient of the Pioneer Award for Outstanding Science Fiction Scholarship and is current President of the Science Fiction Research Association. Yaszek’s essays on science, society, and science fiction appear in diverse journals including Extrapolation, NWSA Journal, Socialism & Democracy, electronic book review and Rethinking History. Her most recent book, Galactic Suburbia: Recovering Women’s Science Fiction, is available from the Ohio State University Press.