Georgiann Davis

What is Feminist Research: Georgiann Davis

Scholar activist Davis defines feminist research in terms of dismantling power, promoting change, and responding to the needs of participants, and shares what it means to be a public professor and an intersex ally. 

Georgiann Davis is an associate professor of sociology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the current board president of interACT: Advocates for Intersex YouthIn her book, Contesting Intersex: The Dubious Diagnosis (2015, NYU Press), Davis explores how intersex is defined, experienced, and contested in contemporary U.S. society.  For more on Professor Davis, please visit

Video production: Sarah McCullough
Interviewer: Sarah McCullough
Publication Date: 1/24/18

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