Thomas Dublin is Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus and Co-Director of the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender at the State University of New York at Binghamton. He is the author or editor of eight books including Women at Work: The Transformation of Work and Community in Lowell, Massachusetts, 1826-1860 (1979), winner of the Bancroft Prize and the Merle Curti Award. His latest book, The Face of Decline: The Pennsylvania Anthracite Region in the Twentieth Century, explores the gendered dimensions of deindustrialization in the anthracite region of northeastern Pennsylvania since 1920 and received the 2006 Merle Curti Award of the Organization of American Historians.

Anne Bailey is Associate Professor of History and Africana Studies at Binghamton University and serves as Co- Director of the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender. Professor . She is also the Director of Undergraduate Studies of the African Studies  Department.

Professor Bailey is author of African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade: Beyond the Silence and Shame  (Beacon Press, 2005), a study of memories of the Atlantic slave trade based on over 40 oral histories of chiefs and other elders. Professor Bailey is also author of The Weeping Time: Memory and the Largest Slave Auction in American History (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Kathryn Kish Sklar, founding director of the Center, is Distinguished Professor of History Emerita at the State University of New York at Binghamton. She is the author of Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women's Political Culture, 1830-1900 (1995), and other books and articles on women and social movements. Her first book, Catharine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity(1973), analyzed how women reshaped gender identities and gender relationships in the antebellum era. She is currently completing a study of women and social movements in the Progressive era, 1900-1930.