David W. Wahl, Ph.D.

David W. Wahl, Ph.D.

Dr. David W. Wahl, Ph.D.
Educator at a University, Public Speakers, Author and Researcher

Abilene, TX 79606

Phone: +1 (612) 618-9167
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.thissexualself.com
Blog: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/contributors/david-w-wahl-phd

American Board of Sexology (ABS) #: 22180
Board Certified Diplomate
Certified Sexologist

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Sociology and a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies with an emphasis on social psychology and human sexuality from Iowa State University
Master in Arts (MA) in Sociology specializing in Human Sexuality from Minnesota State University, Mankato
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sociology and Philosophy from the University of Minnesota

Sexuality and Culture

Symbolic Interaction

Speaking through the silence: Narratives, interaction, and the construction of sexual selves

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David W. Wahl, Ph.D., is a social psychologist and sex researcher. He obtained his doctorate from Iowa State University with his dissertation, “Speaking Through the Silence: Narratives, Interaction, and the Construction of Sexual Selves.” Both as a professor and as a researcher, Dr. Wahl’s work focuses on issues related to sexual desire and behavior, shaming and stigmatization, sex and gender, sexual violence, sex work, and human trafficking. In addition to publishing research work, Dr. Wahl is working on a book detailing the process by which sexual selfhood is developed in the life course. Apart from his academic duties, Dr. Wahl spends each day answering the questions people ask him about human sexuality.

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