Dr Ingrid Lynch

DEPARTMENT: Public Health, Societies and Belonging (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.