Angel Russell


Professor Sex, aka Angel Russell (they/them) is a queer, kinky, non-binary, ethically non-monogamous, sex and relationship educator, HIV/STI prevention specialist, and scientist They are an MSPS (Master of Science in Psychological Science) candidate, research sexologist, and co-host of the upcoming podcast Sex from A to Z with Dr. Robert Zeglin. Angel is a founding member of the Community Sexual Health, Education, and Research Initiative ( and an editor for the Journal of Counseling and Wellness Sexology. Their writing has appeared in numerous places including GQ. Angel is deeply passionate about sex-positive, inclusive, medically accurate, scientifically informed, pleasure-based sex education. They are a certified yoga instructor, avid coffee drinker, and uber-geek (Slytherin). They can be found in a number of places online, so it’s best to start at and go from there.

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20 things everyone should know about Human Sexuality

Angel Russell, Sep 17

*This is a repost of Graham's 2018 year-end post. I loved it and asked him if I could share it with you. He said yes. Enjoy! 1. Sex chromosomes are not binary.

*This is a repost of Graham's 2018 year-end post.

Try Not to Be a Dick: A brief lit-review on the lasting impact of coming out.

Angel Russell, Aug 31

Emotional Memory and the Enduring Impact of the Initial Coming Out Experience for LGBTQ Individuals: A brief review of the scientific literature.

Emotional Memory and the Enduring Impact of the In...

Reasonable Expectations: The Professor Sex approach to "Trigger Warnings"

Angel Russell, Aug 30

Let’s talk about Trigger Warnings. Note: This post is a response to conversations in our Facebook discussion group about Trigger Warnings.

Let’s talk about Trigger Warnings.