Isaac Dery is a lecturer and researcher in the Department of African and General Studies at the Simon Diedong Dombo University of Business and Integrated Development Studies (SDD UBIDS), Ghana. Isaac holds a PhD in Gender Studies from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. His research interest focuses on constructions of masculinity and femininity, gender-based violence, peacebuilding, and African feminism(s). Isaac has been the recipient of several grants and fellowships, including the SSRC’s Next Generation Social Sciences in Africa 2016 Dissertation Research Fellowship, the African Peacebuilding Network 2019 Individual Research Fellowship, and the African Humanities Program’s 2020 Postdoctoral Fellowship. Isaac’s publications have appeared in Social Science and Medicine, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Gender, Place and Culture, NORMA, etc.