Have you met the stylish academics on Instagram? You will be blown away, at least I was.

When SA opened an account a little over a year ago, we never imagined it would be host to our most engaged community online.

Meet the Academics on Instagram who are owning their respective fields as well as personal style.

#1 Stylishprofessor

She is a believer, wife, mom, college professor, and 6’1 tall girl who loves heels.

#2 Madeleine Seys

She is a Reader & writer. Collector & tailor of fabulous clothes. Thoughtful dresser. Fashion scholar. Victorianist. Aeshete. Teddy girl. Textile artist. Maddie is also our Fashion Editor, Stylish Academic.

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Leather and silk #ootd #queerstyle

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#3 Academic Diva

Dr Khalilah is an Assistant Professor, IDD researcher, and traveling fashionista. Check out her IGTV episode on our Instagram page.

#4 Ruth Binman

I’m a college professor, a stockshow mom, and a wife. I like agriculture, fashion, and nerdy stuff. I love Jesus & coffee. *Opinions are my own.

#5 Fab Academic

Read our full feature on Professor Phakeng on Stylish Academic.

6 bendrakbarry – Feminist Professor at @RyersonFashion | Author – Fashion Matters 

7 academiquechic – Her perfect hair cut gets us all the time – absolutely lovely!

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Long time, no see, IG 😉

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8 Sciencebeaut – Academic style doesn’t get any nerdier than this ?

9 Chic_in_academia – Fringe benefits style (pun for the bag) and she is working it ?

10 academic_accessories – navigating the academic world one fabulous accessory at a ?

11 Polishedprofessor – Every true stylista knows a sunny day is incomplete without ?

12 Fabacademic – She’s on Meet the Scholar, but get to know her on Instagram ?

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My lashes are real #unleashyourlashes

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13 Ninetta Baretta – Super-stylish Ninetta! Her account is a must-follow …?


14 Cubicle Couture – A woman in a wrap shirt & pencil skirt is one after our hearts @ SA

15 ThePreppyPhD – Stylish in an androgynous look!

Want to suggest a stylish academic not on the list? Drop me a line tee at stylish academic dot com and we’ll add them to the next list!

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