San Sophany is a Lecturer and Gender Studies Coordinator at Pannasastra University of Cambodia. She earned her Master's Degree in Social Sciences in the field of Gender and Development Studies from the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. She is an expert in the fields of Gender Analysis, Social Enterprise and Organizational Development, Migration and Human Trafficking, Gender and Climate Change, and Research Methods in Development Planning. She is a founding member of Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP) Cambodia Chapter, member of Gender in Aquaculture and Fisheries Group (Genderaquafish), and member of Core Group of Young Women Leadership Network (YWLN). Besides teaching, she also conducts research in social development and human rights.