Dr Ingrid Lynch

DEPARTMENT: Human and Social Capabilities (HSC)
TELEPHONE: 021 466 8901
EMAIL: ilynch@hsrc.ac.za

Dr Ingrid Lynch is a Senior Research Specialist in the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) Human and Social Capabilities Division and a Research Fellow in the Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction Programme at Rhodes University, South Africa. Prior to joining the HSRC, she headed the Research, Advocacy and Policy programme at the LGBTIQ+ Human Rights NGO, Triangle Project..

Her research examines the socio-cultural determinants of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and gender-based violence (GBV), with current projects largely in Eastern and Southern Africa. She employs intersectional, mixed-methods and participatory methodologies and holds expertise in critical policy analysis and evidence synthesis.

Recent

ICARS: Strengthening gender equality and social inclusion

This project aims to synthesize the current evidence base on interlinkages between anti-microbial resistance (AMR), gender and other overlapping socio....

TTA: Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivity

Strengthening the Capacities of Science Granting Councils in Gender and Inclusivity Additional Funding for the SGCI project....

Development of a policy brief for transgender women in HIV/STI and TB.

The purpose of the project is to develop a policy brief for transgender women in living or affected by HIV/STI and TB in South Africa.....

Science granting council initiative on gender and inclusivity.

This project will support the overarching goals of the Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI) which, currently in its secon....