Dr Kevin Guyan is a researcher, writer and activist whose work explores the intersection of data and identity. He is the author of the book Queer Data: Using Gender, Sex and Sexuality Data for Action, which examines the collection, analysis and use of gender, sex and sexuality data, particularly as it relates to LGBTQ people in the UK.
Kevin is a Research Fellow in the School of Culture and Creative Arts at the University of Glasgow and previously worked for a higher education organisation that focuses on equality, diversity and inclusion among staff and students in universities and colleges. Outside of higher education, Kevin runs the research consultancy EDI Scotland, which promotes robust research with a radical edge and works with organisations (big and small) to make Scotland a more equal society.
Kevin completed a PhD in history at University College London in 2016 and has presented his research across Europe and the USA.