Iris van der Tuin

Dr. Iris van der Tuin is assistant professor in Gender Studies at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. Her Ph.D. dissertation (2008) was on new feminist epistemologies and European women’s studies. She teaches courses focusing on philosophy of science, and feminist theory. With Prof. Rosemarie Buikema she has edited the textbook Gender in media, kunst en cultuur (2007), which will be published in English under the title Gender in Media, Art and Culture (Routledge, 2009).

She is currently finishing a manuscript entitled Generation/Knowledge. The latter book deals with new feminist epistemologies (especially new materialism).