Dr. Michael Mills

Intro Psych
Sex Differences
Animal Behavior
Psyc Assessment
Evolutionary Psych
Psyc of Sustainability
Peak Oil & EvPsy

Associate Professor
Psychology Department
Loyola Marymount University
One LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045 

Office: University Hall, Room 4757

Office hours:  
Tuesday, 12:00 - 2:30, Wednesday: 10:30 - 4:00; Thursday, 10:30 - 2:30.  Please email in advance to make an appointment, as I am sometimes called to attend department or university meetings.  Summer office hours: by appointment.

Phone: (310) 338-3017

Email: memills@gmail.com    


General Interests:

bulletEvolutionary psychology
Evolved cognitive and emotional adaptations (i.e., human nature) , life history
    strategies, motivation, memetics, evolutionary feedback loops, animal
bulletSex differences / gender differences
    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).
bulletPsychology and Sustainability / Ecological psychology
    Psychological strategies humans might implement to avoid ecological overshoot
    and population collapse.
bulletPsychometrics / psychological testing    bulletComputer applications in psychology  

Other Websites: 

bulletClass wikis:  DrMillsLMU.wikispaces.com  /  drmills-lmu.com/wiki-book

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:

bulletEvolutionary Psychology and Peak Oil

I support free, online access to scientific research journals. 

For example, see:

bulletEvolutionary Psychology - an open-access peer-reviewed journal bulletScienceEcommons.org bulletPublic Library of Science (PLOS)


    (c) Copyright 2014 Michael E. Mills 


    Michael Eugene Mills