Cynthia Graham is a Professor of Sexual and Reproductive Health at the University of Southampton and a Senior Research Fellow at the Kinsey Institute. She is Co-Director of the Centre for Clinical and Community Applications of Health Psychology (CCCAHP), Deputy Head for Research of the school of Psychology, and Faculty Chair of Ethics at the University of Southampton. She is a member of the Centre for Sexual Health Research at the University of Southampton She has been a member of the Kinsey Institute Condom Use Research Team (KI-CURT) since 2000.
Professor Graham received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from McGill University in 1990 and her MSc. in Clinical Psychology in 1992 from the University of Glasgow. Her current research focuses on male condom use errors and problems, the effects of hormonal contraceptives on women’s sexuality, women’s sexual problems, and sexual health among older adults. She has published over 220 peer-reviewed articles and chapters and co-edited the 2012 book “The Cultural Context of Sexual Pleasure and Problems.”
Professor Graham has been Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Sex Research since 2009. She is currently Chair of Ethics for the Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences at the University of Southampton. She was a member of the DSM-5 Workgroup on Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders from 2007-2015 and is a current member of the DSM-5 review committee. In 2016 she was awarded the Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award and in 2019 the Distinguished Service to SSSS Award by the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality. In 2009 she was elected President of the International Academy of Sex Research.
This session will provide information and guidance for those working in different areas of human sexuality on how to write for publication and submit articles for publication in The Journal of Sex Research (JSR). The session will also outline the peer-review process at JSR and will provide guidelines for reviewing manuscripts.