Dr. Michael Mills
Loyola Marymount University
One LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Office: University Hall, Room 4757
Office hours: See current course syllabi for office hours.
Evolved cognitive and emotional adaptations (i.e., human nature) , life history strategies, motivation, memetics, evolutionary feedback loops, animal behavior.
Evolved sexually dimorphic psychological adaptations, and their proximate mechanisms (e.g., effects of early fetal hormonalization on brain development, cross-cultural manifestations of sexually dimorphic adaptations).
Psychological strategies humans might implement to avoid ecological overshoot and population collapse.
Seeking Research Assistants:
Graphic Artist -- to assist with developing graphics (diagrams, charts, graphics, photos, cartoons, etc.) for a book on the evolutionary psychology of sex differences.
Research Assistant / Editor -- do library research and summarize research studies.
A "heads up" -- we are entering a post "peak oil" world:
I support free, online access to scientific research journals.
For example, see:
- Evolutionary Psychology - an open-access peer-reviewed journal
- Public Library of Science (PLOS)