Buss Lab Fall 2017

The Evolution of DesireThe Handbook of Evolutionary PsychologyPersonality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human NatureThe Evolution of Personality and Individual DifferencesThe Dangerous PassionThe Murderer Next DoorWhy Women Have SexSex, Power, Conflict: Evolutionary and Feminist Perspectives

Latest News

June 2020: Social Status Helped and Hindered by the Same Behaviors and Traits Worldwide: Press release over a recent paper by Buss et al. (2020).

November 2018: New interview podcast about the new edition of David Buss’s book, The Evolution of Desire: Strategies of Human Mating. Includes discussion of how to select a mate; what leads to mating disaster; and the mating crisis among educated women.

August 2017: Courtney Crosby and Patrick Durkee join the Buss Lab.

August 2017: Podcast interview with David Buss about the new edition of his book The Evolution of Desire: Strategies of Human Mating. (Also available on iTunes, Facebook, and Twitter.)

July 2017: Kelly Asao has accepted a Lecturer position at The Institute for Social Neuroscience.

April 2017: The 6th edition of Randy Larsen and David Buss’ Personality Psychology textbook is released, fully updated, with expanded coverage of personality from evolutionary and cultural perspectives.

February 2017: David Buss talks about the revised edition of The Evolution of Desire on AirTalk®.

August 2016: Daniel Conroy-Beam has accepted an Assistant Professor position at UC Santa Barbara.

March 2016: Check out this retro interview with David Buss about ‘The Dangerous Passion’ on Today Show, with Matt Lauer.

February 2016: David Buss receives Association for Psychological Science’s Mentor Award for Lifetime Achievement.

January 2016: David Buss’s article The Mating Crisis Among Educated Women is featured on Edge.com.

December 2015: Dr.Barry Kuhle  and Dr. David Buss’s research on infidelity is covered in VICE.com article, Why Does Evolution Want Infidelity to Hurt So Much?

October 2015: The 2nd edition of the Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology hits the shelves! It comes 52 chapters over two volumes, along with a Preface by Steve Pinker and an Afterword by Richard Dawkins.

August 2015: Laith Al-Shawaf has accepted an Assistant Professor position at Bilkent University.

August 2015: Daniel Conroy-Beam Finds Wide Gap in Mate Preferences for Men and Women.

August 2015: Anna Sedlacek joins the Buss Lab.

July – August 2015: David Buss and Kelly Asao’s talk on “The Evolution of Sexual Morality” was presented at the Chile Conference on the Evolution of Morality.

2015: The 5th edition of David Buss’s Evolutionary Psychology Textbook was released.