Dr. Emily Nagoski

About the author


Emily Nagoski, Ph.D., began her career in sexual education in 1995 when she became a peer health educator at the University of Delaware, tasked with teaching undergraduate students about stress and sex. 

In the years that followed, Dr. Nagoski earned a Ph.D. in Health Behavior with a concentration in human sexuality. Throughout her academic tenure, Dr. Nagoski served as the Director of Wellness Education at Smith College as well as teaching several classes on human sexuality, relationships, stress management, and communication.

Currently, Dr. Nagoski is on the road. She travels, writes, and speaks full-time in an effort to train professionals, college students, and humanity in general about the science and art of sexual well-being.