Short Curriculum of Research

Limor Meoded Danon


Ben-Gurion University of the Negev 
Sociology -Anthropology
Contact: limormdanon(at)

Research Activities

I would like to compare the bio-medical treatment on DSD/Intersexed people between Israel and Germany, especially after the new "no sex" law in Germany. I would like to research intersexed peoples' sexuality, their embodiment sexual experience. I also would like to research the sex/gender relation in fertility treatments

Education/ Training

2012PhD Sociology- Doctorate title: Intersexuality and the “sexing process”: The paradox of sex category
2012Group Trainning- Familial relations and treatment

Research Experience/ Academic Appointments

2015-2016post-doc Göttingen University
2012-2015Lecturer - Sociology of the body, Socilogiy of Medicine
2009-2015Lecturer - Sociology Theories, Queer Theory

Important Scientific Prizes/ Functions

2013teaching excellence award- Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


  • Meoded Danon L.(2014):What kind of Body? The affect of the sexing process on Intersexed peoples' lives. Tel Aviv. Resling. 234 pp.(Hebrew).
  • Meoded Danon, L., & Yanay, N. (2015). Intersexuality: On secret bodies and secrecy. Accepted by: Studies in Gender and Sexuality (in press)
  • Meoded Danon, L. (2015). The Body/Secret Dynamic: Life Experiences of Intersexed People in Israel. Submitted to: Sage Open (in press).