Current Appointments and Roles

Victoria Hartmann, Ph.D., M.P.H., is a board certified clinical sexologist in private practice and visiting professor of clinical sexology at The Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality (IASHS) in San Francisco. She is also a workshop facilitator, researcher, published author, speaker and consultant on women's sexuality, and an advocate for transgender rights. 

She offers classes and workshops for individuals and couples seeking sexual enrichment, support, and/ or recovery from sexual assault, as well as educational programs to provide healthcare practitioners with tools to support the sexual challenges their clients face. She also conducts pleasure education workshops for private groups and is available for public speaking engagements.

Training and Philosophy

She holds a Ph.D. in Human Sexuality with an emphasis on Clinical Sexology from the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality (2012), as well as her Master in Public Health (2012) and is board certified by the American College of Sexologists with Diplomat status (DACS) .


Doctor of Philosphy in Human Sexuality (Ph.D.) - Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, July, 2012.
Master In Public Health (M.P.H.) - Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, July 2012 
Doctor of Human Sexuality (D.H.S.) - Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexualiy, September 2011.
Certificate in Counseling Theory and Practice - Whitebird School of Human Services, June 2007


Harry Mohney's Erotic Museum (Erotic Heritage Museum), Las Vegas, Nevada - April 2014 to present - President / Executive Director
Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, San Francisco, CA - May 2011 to April 2014 - Associate Professor of Human Sexuality
Erotic Heritage Museum Las Vegas, Nevada - January 2010 to January 2012 - Assoc. Director of Academics and Continuing Education
White Bird Clinic, Eugene, OR - June 2006 to June 2007 - Counseling Intern
Sexual Assault Support Services, Eugene, OR - Dec 2003 to August 2007 - Support Group Facilitator and Intake Coordinator

Professional Credentials

Board Certification - Diplomat, American College of Sexologists, (DACS) 
Member - Society for Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS)
Member - International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH)
Member - American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
Certified Subconscious Restructuring Counselor (CSRC)

Official International Delegate and Consultant of the Chinese Sexology Association


Cambridge Who’s Who of Entrepreneurs and Professionals, 2009
Excellence in Academics - The National Dean’s List, 1999, 2006
Excellence in Academics - Phi Theta Kappa Academic Honor Society, 1999, 2006
Excellence in Academics - Psi Beta Psychological Honor Society, 2006


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