About Dr. Justine Shuey


Dr. Justine Shuey - Sexologist

Dr. Justine Marie Shuey has always had a passion for human sexuality. She completed her Bachelors degree with a minor in Women & Gender Studies and was accepted to Widener University’s Masters in Human Sexuality Education program before heading to San Francisco to complete a Doctorate in Human Sexuality at the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality. Dr. Shuey is currently working towards a second doctorate degree (a Ph.D.) in Human Sexuality from Widener University.  

For years Dr. Shuey has been helping individuals of all ages expand their knowledge around sexuality and gain confidence in their sexual expression. Dr. Shuey presents on topics like Sex, Love, Healthy Relationships, Communication, Consent, and more on college campuses, at medical schools, hospitals, for organizations and at conferences all over the world. Dr. Shuey provides training to health care professionals and teaches medical students how to incorporate reproductive health exams and sexuality discussions into their practices in a respectful way that eases anxieties. 

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Justine Shuey has over 12 years of experience teaching Human Sexuality and related topics all over the world. She holds a Doctorate in Human Sexuality and a Masters in Human Sexual Education as well as multiple certifications. She also teaches Human Sexuality, Health, Psychology, and more as an adjunct faculty member at six colleges in New Jersey and Pennsylvania and travels all over to talk about Sex, Love, Healthy Relationships, Communication, Consent, and more.


Widener University (Chester, PA)

January 2013 - Present 

Doctor of Philosophy - Human Sexuality

Doctoral Candidate (ABD)

Dissertation in Progress

Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality (San Francisco, CA)

June 2010 - February 2011 

Doctor of Human Sexuality

Associate In Sex Education

Clinical Sexology Certificate

Erotology Certificate

Widener University (Chester, PA)

January 2007 - December 2008  

Master of Education

Human Sexuality Education 

Rutgers University (Newark, NJ)

January 2006- January 2007 

Bachelor of Arts

English / Women’s Studies

Brookdale Community College (Lincroft, NJ)

July 2004 - December 2005 

Associate in Arts



AASECT Certified Sexuality Educator

American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists 

Effective July 25th, 2011 – July 25th, 2020 

AASECT Certified Sexuality Education Supervisor

American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists 

Effective January 7th, 2015 – January 7th, 2021

Board Certified Sexologist

American College of Sexologists 

Lifetime Membership 

Effective August 27th, 2010

Teaching Experience

DR SHUEY LLC (Philadelphia, PA) 

Independent Sexuality Educator and Consultant  

April 2007 – Present  

• Develop and implement curricula on various topics including sex, love, healthy relationships, communication, consent, and sexual assault prevention   

• Plan, promote and present interactive educational programs for individuals of all ages 

• Provide one-on-one educational consultations to individuals on healthy sexuality & pleasure  

• Create online sexuality education content & serve as a media expert on sex & relationships  

Adjunct Faculty Member   

Middlesex County College (Edison, NJ) 

September 2010 – Present  

Courses Taught: HED 200: Human Sexuality & Family Life 

HED 150: Contemporary Health Issues  

Montgomery County Community College (Blue Bell, PA)  

May 2011 – Present  

Courses Taught: ESW/PSY 255: Human Sexuality (certified to teach in person and online courses) 

Montclair State University (Montclair, NJ) 

January 2013 – Present  

Courses Taught: PSYC 227: Psychological Aspects of Human Sexuality (in-person & online sections) PSYC 220: Introduction to Statistical Methods in Psychology (online)  

PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology (online)  

Temple University (Ambler, PA & Philadelphia, PA)  

August 2013 – Present  

Courses Taught: PSYC 0818: Human Sexuality   

Kean University (Union, NJ)  

January 2014 – Present  

Courses Taught: HED 3400: Human Sexuality   

Rowan College at Burlington County (Mt. Laurel, NJ)  

March 2017 – Present  

Courses Taught: PSY 203: Human Sexuality   

Other Relevant Experience

Board of Directors - Associates' Director

Canadian Organization of Campus Activities

June 2018-Present

Certified Gynecological Teaching Associate 

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey Medical School / Rutgers Medical School (Multiple Locations) 

November 2009 – Present

• Taught medical students how to do sensitive, patient centered breast and pelvic exams 

• Trained students to establish rapport with patients to decrease patient 

• Educated students on ways to empower and encourage female patients to be partners in their own health care   

Member of Board of Directors / Safe Space Trainer 

Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) of Central New Jersey April 2010 – February 2013 

• Assisted with the implementation of LGBTQ educational programs and Safe Space Trainings 

• Empowered school staff to make schools safe and welcoming environments 

• Supported students and educators through community events   

Student Life Committee Member 

Montgomery County Community College (Blue Bell, PA) 

September 2012 – January 2013 

• Appointed to participate as the part-time faculty representative to ensure that the college environment is responsive to student needs.    

Sexual Health Scholars Program Small Group Facilitator 

American Medical Student Association October 2010 - March 2011 

• Co-facilitated a small group of medical students 

• Taught material intended to improve clinical knowledge, attitudes and skills encouraging healthy sexuality and managing sexual concerns 

• Assisted students in the development of final projects to promote healthy sexuality 

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (A.A.S.E.C.T.), Certified Professional Member

Society for Scientific Study of Sexuality (S.S.S.S.), Member

National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (N.C.S.F.), Kink Aware Professional

National Association for Campus Activities (N.A.C.A.), Associate Member

Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities (A.P.C.A.), Associate Member

Canadian Organization of Campus Activities (C.O.C.A.), Associate Member, Director 

National Orientation Directors Association (N.O.D.A.), Associate Member

Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA), Member 

Awards & Honors

Canadian Organization of Campus Activities - 2018 Lecturer of the Year

Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities - 2018 Novelty of the Year - Painting with Justine

Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities - 2017 Campus Speaker of the Year

Montclair State University LGBTQ Center Faculty Pride Certificate Recipient May 2014

Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality Alumni Scholarship - Spring 2011

Gamma Eta Rho - Human Sexuality National Honor Society - Inducted May 2009

Beth Nemi Award for Excellence in Women’s Studies - Rutgers University - May 2007