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Nicole K. McNichols Ph.D.


Nicole K. McNichols, Ph.D., is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington in Seattle. Over the past eight years, Nicole has built her class, "The Diversity of Human Sexuality," into the University of Washington’s largest and most popular undergraduate course in its history with close to four thousand enrolled students each year. Nicole is the co-author of the textbook “Human Sexuality: A Critical Introduction” and in 2019 delivered the Ted Talk "Students on Top: A Guide to 21st Century Sex Education." She is an active member of a variety of societies for teaching human sexuality and is a three-time University of Washington Distinguished Teaching Award Nominee.

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