Our faculty are actively involved in funded research and are productive, highly-cited scholars. Our interdisciplinary approach and collaborative nature lends itself to a variety of research interests including but not limited to:

  • Aggression
  • Attachment orientation
  • Belief Systems
  • Child and adolescent peer relations
  • Child-free adults
  • Discrimination and prejudice
  • Health disparities 
  • Life satisfaction
  • Morality
  • Parent-child relationships
  • Personality development
  • Personality genomics
  • Replication
  • Romantic relationships
  • Self-esteem
  • Social network analysis
  • Stereotype knowledge and use
  • Well-being


Labs & Research Projects


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