Department of Psychology

Pryale Hall, Room 111
654 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-2300
Fax: (248) 370-4612

Todd K. Shackelford, Ph.D.

A headshot of Todd Shackelford.

Distinguished Professor and Chair
Office: 112 Pryale Hall
Phone: 248-370-2285
Fax: 248-370-4612
Personal Web Page:

Major Field
Evolutionary Psychology

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, Psychology: 1997
Area concentration: Evolutionary Psychology

M.A., The University of Michigan, Psychology: 1995
Secondary concentration in Multivariate Statistics

B.A., The University of New Mexico, Psychology: 1993
Summa Cum Laude, with Honors in Psychology

Research Interests
The Evolutionary Psychology Lab is currently pursuing several programmatic lines of research. This research has the overarching goal of gaining a clearer and more comprehensive understanding of human sexual psychology and behavior. A special focus of research in the Lab is on sexual conflict between men and women. Additional research (see addresses religion and religious belief from an evolutionary psychological perspective.

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