Todd K. Shackelford

Professor and Chair
Department of Psychology
Oakland University

Fields of interest: 

Evolutionary psychology

Animal behavior


Recent publications:

Kaighobadi, F., Shackelford, T.K., & Weekes-Shackelford, V.A. (in press):
Do women pretend orgasm to retain a mate?
Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Liddle, J.R., Shackelford, T.K., & Weekes-Shackelford, V.A. (in press):
Why can’t we all just get along? Evolutionary perspectives on violence, homicide, and war.
Review of General Psychology.

Miner, E.J., Shackelford, T.K., Block, C. R., & Starratt, V.G., & Weekes-Shackelford, V.A. (in press):
Risk of death or life-threatening injury for women with children not sired by the abuser.
Human Nature.

Weekes-Shackelford, V.A., & Shackelford, T.K. (in press):
Religious belief and atheism are not mutually exclusive.
Religion, Brain, & Behavior.

 Duntley, J. D., & Shackelford, T. K. (2012):
Adaptations to avoid victimization.
Aggression and Violent Behavior, 17, 59-71.

Salmon, C. A., Shackelford, T. K., & Michalski, R. L. (2012):
Birth order, sex of child, and perceptions of parental favoritism.
Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 357-362.

Stone, E. A., Shackelford, T. K., & Buss, D. M. (2012):
Is variability in mate choice similar for intelligence and personality traits? Testing a hypothesis about the evolutionary genetics of personality.
Intelligence, 40, 33-37.

Wall, J.N., & Shackelford, T.K. (2012):
Immigration, parasitic infection, and United States religiosity.
Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 35, 37-38.