K.L. Broad, PhD

Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator
University of Florida Term Professor (2017-2020)


K.L Broad has a PhD in Sociology (1998) from Washington State University and is currently an Associate Professor in 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 of social movements, especially in relation to sexuality, race, and gender. Presently Dr. Broad is working on a research project tracing how a group of gay men in the 1980s articulated and constructed their anti-racist work.

Areas of Interest/Research

  • Intersections(Race/Class/Gender/Sexuality)
  • Social Movements & Activism
  • Sexualities and Queer Sociology
  • Qualitative Inquiry
  • Feminist & Queer Research Strategies

Contact Information

Phone: (352) 273-0389
Office: 301 in the Center

PRONOUNS: mostly, but not always, she, her, hers

Office Hours:
FALL 2019
Wednesdays, 11:30-2:30pm

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