Last updated on: 2/22/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

John Bancroft, MD Biography

Title:
Senior Research Fellow at the Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction
Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"
Reasoning:

“[Gay] genes are just part of the picture. There are far more questions than answers.”

Interview with USA Weekend Magazine, Nov. 9, 2003

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
     Key Experts
MD's and PhD's in psychology, with significant post-doctorate involvement in human sexuality issues. [Note: Key Experts definition varies by sites that have this designation.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Research Fellow, Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction
  • Former Clinical Professor, Indiana University Department of Psychiatry, 1995-2004
  • Former Director, Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction, 1995-2004
  • Honorary Fellow, British Association of Sexual and Marital Therapy, 1997
  • Masters & Johnson Award, The Society of Sex Research and Therapy, 1989
  • Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award, The Society for the Scientific Study of Sex, 1987
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Sexual & Marital Therapy
  • Editorial Board Member, Sexual and Marital Therapy
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Sex Research
  • Member, NIH AIDS Research Program Evaluation Working Group Behavioral, Social Science, and Prevention Research Area Review Panel
  • Fellow, Society for the Scientific Study of Sex
Education:
  • MD, University of Canterbury, 1970
  • DPM (Diploma of Psychological Medicine), University of London, 1966
  • MB, University of Canterbury, 1960
Other:
  • None found