We support CREA for daring to break the silence about gender violence in Spanish universities by conducting the first serious scientific research on the topic, and we condemn the attacks that CREA has received as a result of its courageous work.

Ruth Milkman, Professor of Sociology at CUNY and one of the first to report gender violence in universities in the US in 1978 and founding member of Women Organized Against Sexual Harassment (WOASH).

Michael Burawoy, Professor of Sociology at University of California-Berkeley. He supported the survivors of the US’s pioneer complaints for sexual violence in academia in late 70’s.

Raewyn Connell, Professor emeritus at the University of Sidney and known for the concept of hegemonic masculinity and southern theory.

James Jasper, Professor at City University New York, who supported victims and WOASH in 1978.

Rima Rudd, Senior Lecturer on Health Literacy, Education and Policy at Harvard University.

Jo Lampert, Professor of Education at Queensland University of Technology Brisbane, Australia.

Leslie Salzinger, Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Research; Department of Gender and Women’s Studies, University of California, Berkeley.

John Comings. Harvard Lecturer (retired) and former Director of the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy at Harvard.

Pauline Lipman, Professor of Educational Policy Studies and Director Collaborative for Equity and Justice in Education University of Illinois at Chicago.

Margaret Abraham, Professor of Sociology, Hofstra University.

Kim, Kyung Hi, Professor, Departament of Education Kyungnam University, South Korea.

Marshall Ganz, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Bruce Burnett, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education at Queensland University of Technology Brisbane.

Michael W. Apple, John Bascom Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Policy Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Linda Hargreaves, Reader Emerita in Classroom Learning and Pedagogy, Faculty of Education. University of Cambridge.

Jacqueline Bhabha is Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She is director of research at the Harvard François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, the Jeremiah Smith Jr. Lecturer in Law at Harvard Law School, and an adjunct lecturer in public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Rico Gutstein, Professor, Curriculum & Instruction. University of Illinois at Chicago.

Jorge Jeria, Professor, Adult & Higher Education, UNESCO Consultant, Northern Illinois University.

Anália Torres, Professora Catedrática/Full Professor Institute of Social and Political Sciences (ISCSP) University of Lisbon (Universidade de Lisboa).

CIEG-ISCSP-ULISBOA.Centro Interdisciplinar de Estudios de Genero, Lisboa.

Dr. Jim Crowther, Senior Lecturer in Community Education, University of Edinburgh.

Dr. David Frost, Senior Lecturer in Education and Fellow of Wolfson College at the University of Cambridge.

Shirley Steinberg, Research Professor of Youth Studies, The University of Calgary.

Linda McDowell, Professor of Human Geography, University of Oxford.

Kathleen Lynch, UCD Professor and Chair of Equality Studies, Equality Studies Centre, University College Dublin.

Cathy Compton-Lilly, Associate professor, University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Miranda Christou, Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus.

Barbara Merrill, Associate Professor, University of Warwick.

Paulo Eduardo Gomez Bento, Professor do Departamento de Engenharia de Produção, Universidade de São Carlos, Brasil.

James W. Messerschmidt, Professor of Sociology. Department of Sociology, Criminology, and Economics, Women’s and Gender Studies Program, University of Southern Maine.

Myra Marx Ferree. Alice H. Cook. Professor of Sociology and also a member of the Gender and Women’s Studies Department at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Marta Pinto. Senior Policy Officer. European Roma Information Office (ERIO)

EWL, European Women’s Lobby.

Neil Mercer. Emeritus Professor of Education Director. Faculty of Education,University of Cambridge.

Lars Hulgård. Professor at the Department of People and Technology. Roskilde University.

Norman K. Denzin. Professor, Institute of Communications Research, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Carmen Leccardi. Professor of Sociology and Social Research, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca.

Centro di Ricerca Interuniversitario Culture di Genere, Milano.

Frank Welz,Professor of Sociology at University of Innsbruck.

Vanessa Gabassa, Education college professor at Federal University of Goiás, Brazil.


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