K.L. Broad, PhD

Associate Professor, Joint Appointment (Sociology and CGSWSR) and Graduate Coordinator (CGSWSR)

Areas of Interest/Research

  • Intersections
  • Social Movements
  • Sexualities (LGBQ+)
  • Gender(s)
  • Qualitative Inquiry
  • Feminist Methods


K.L Broad has a PhD in Sociology (1998) from Washington State University and is currently an Associate Professor, jointly-appointed with the Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law and the Center for Gender, Sexualities, and Women’s Studies Research at the University of Florida. Dr. Broad’s research focuses primarily on analyzing interpretive and identity work, especially in relation to gender, race, sexuality and social movements. Presently Dr. Broad is working on a research project tracing how a group of gay men in the 1980s constructed their anti-racist work.

Contact Information

Phone: (352) 273-0389
Office: 301 Ustler Hall

Office Hours:
FALL 2017
(email: klbroad@ufl.edu)   Mondays, 11:30-12:30pm
(office: 301 Ustler)             Wednesdays, 11:30-1:30pm

Mailing address:
PO Box 117352, 301 Ustler Hall,
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-7352