Carin Perilloux

Expertise

Evolutionary psychology, Evolved cognitive mechanisms, Human mating, Physical attractiveness, Sexual interest

Dr. Perilloux teaches Evolutionary Psychology, Learning and Cognition, Inquiry-Based Research Methods, Survey of Research Methods, and Capstone Research in Cognitive Evolutionary Psychology. 

She uses an interdisciplinary approach - combining evolutionary, cognitive, and social psychology - to study human mating.

Dr. Perilloux is a first generation college student and received her BA from Knox College in 2003 before going on to earn her PhD from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011. 

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  • Dr. Perilloux teaches Evolutionary Psychology, Learning and Cognition, Inquiry-Based Research Methods, Survey of Research Methods, and Capstone Research in Cognitive Evolutionary Psychology. 

    She uses an interdisciplinary approach - combining evolutionary, cognitive, and social psychology - to study human mating.

    Dr. Perilloux is a first generation college student and received her BA from Knox College in 2003 before going on to earn her PhD from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011. 

    Watch Podcast / Media appearances by Dr. Perilloux