Policy Press

Publishing with Purpose

Emily St Denny


Emily St Denny is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Copenhagen. She specializes gender and health policy, including the women’s health and the politics of commercial sex policies. She is also interested in feminist research methods, action-oriented research, and emancipatory knowledge. Her current research focuses on gender mainstreaming and policymaking to reduce inequalities, building on work from her recent book Why isn’t government policy more preventive? (2020, Oxford University Press, with Paul Cairney).