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Steven Gangestad

Distinguished Professor

Photo: Steven Gangestad
Email: 
sgangest@unm.edu
Phone: 
(505) 277-4121 (messages only)
Office: 
Logan Hall Rm 104
Education: 
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1986
Curriculum vitae
 

Research Area/s:

Evolution and Development,  Quantitative Psychology

Research Interests:

  • Social behavior
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Social/personality psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Health related behavior, as informed by Evolutionary Psychology

Selected Publications

  • Thornhill, R., & Gangestad, S. W. (2008). The evolutionary biology of human female sexuality. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

  • Gangestad, S. W., Garver-Apgar, C. E., Cousins, A. J. & Thornhill, R. (2014). Intersexual conflict across women’s ovulatory cycle. Evolution and Human Behavior, 35, 302-308.

  • Gangestad, S. W., & Haselton, M. G. (2015). Human estrus: Implications for relationship science. Current Opinion in Psychology, 1, 45-51.

  • Del Giudice, M., Gangestad, S. W., & Kaplan, H. S. (2015). Life history theory and evolutionary psychology. In D. M. Buss (Ed.), Handbook of evolutionary psychology (2nd edition). New York: Wiley.

  • Gangestad, S. W., Thornhill, R., & Garver-Apgar, C. E. (2015). Women’s sexual interests across the ovulatory cycle: Function and phylogeny. In D. M. Buss (Ed.), Handbook of evolutionary psychology (2nd edition). New York: Wiley.

Courses Taught

  • Psych 200 Statistical Principles

  • Psych 650 topics courses on evolutionary approaches to behavior

  • Psych 650 Analysis of Data

Lab

Tran Dinh

I will not be accepting any more graduate students.