Emily Nagoski

Northampton, Massachusetts

Emily Nagoski is Director of Wellness Education at Smith College and New York Timesbestselling author of COME AS YOU ARE: The surprising new science that will transform your sex life. A sought-after speaker on sex and relationships, Emily has been invited to dozens of campuses across the country, and almost every feminist sex toy store in North America, along with many professional conferences, Chicago Ideas Week, TEDxUniversityofNevada, and MindBodyGreen. She has a PhD in Health Behavior with a doctoral concentration in human sexuality from Indiana University (IU), and a master’s degree (also from IU) in Counseling, with a clinical internship at the Kinsey Institute Sexual Health Clinic. She has taught graduate and undergraduate classes in human sexuality, relationships and communication, stress management, and sex education, and has written three guides for Ian Kerner’s GoodInBed.com, including the Guide to Female Orgasm.

  • Work
    • Smith College
  • Education
    • Brandywine High School
    • University of Delaware
    • Indiana University