Gulnaz Khan

Gulnaz Khan is an editor at National Geographic covering travel and culture. She’s reported on dark tourism, the effects of climate on public health, and how globalization is affecting indigenous communities in the Arctic.

Prior to joining National Geographic, Khan was part of a team documenting violence against girls and women with disabilities for Human Rights Watch, oversaw several studies on the neuroscience of social understanding funded by the National Institutes of Health, and conducted behavioral psychiatry research for the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

She holds a Master of Health Science with a focus on global health and human rights from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and a Master of Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.