Distinguished Alumni Awards
Tony Mobley International Distinguished Alumni Award
Robin Milhausen - 2015
Robin Milhausen is a respected sexuality researcher, an award-winning professor, and a prominent sexuality educator in the popular media. Dr. Milhausen completed her Ph.D. in Applied Health Science from the Kinsey Institute at Indiana University. While a doctoral student at Indiana University she received numerous awards including the John H. Edwards Fellowship, the J. Keogh Rash Graduate Student Scholarship, the Office of Women’s Affairs Travel Grant, and the William L. Yarber Sexual Health Fellowship.
Currently, Dr. Milhausen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition at the University of Guelph in Guelph, Ontario. Her research interests include gender and sexuality, sexual problems and the experience of sexual pleasure, sexual and relationship satisfaction in couples, and condom use errors and problems. She was recently acknowledged for her passionate and innovative teaching style with three University teaching awards.
Dr. Milhausen is also a research fellow at the IU Rural Center for AIDS/ STD Prevention and a senior research fellow at The Kinsey Institute. She is a member of The Kinsey Institute Condom Use Research Team that has researched condom use errors and problems.
She is also an active sex educator in the media. While a doctoral student at IUB, she hosted a national nightly television show called Sex, Toys, and Chocolate, a talk show which addressed current issues in sexuality. Since that time, Dr. Milhausen has been a guest on Slice’s The Mom Show, CBC’s Steven and Chris, and Oxygen’s Talk Sex with Sue Johanson, and she has served as the relationship expert on the Slice Network’s hit shows, Re-Vamped and Three Takes.