Rebecca Ann Simmons

Rebecca Ann Simmons


I am currently undertaking a PhD in Gender Studies in the school of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Leeds. I have a BSc in Criminology and Psychology from Royal Holloway, University of London, and an MA in Gender, Violence and Conflict from the University of Sussex.

Research interests

My research interests include gender theory, queer theory, intersectional feminism, embodiment and corporeality, postfeminism, menopause, neoliberalism, sex work and pornography.


  • BSc Criminology and Psychology
  • MA Gender, Violence and Conflict

Research groups and institutes

  • Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies
  • The Bauman Institute