Faculty Profile

Cari Goetz

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • PhD, University of Texas at Austin
  • Program Affiliation: General Experimental Psychology

Contact Information

Research Interests:

  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Human Mating, including romantic relationships and sexual behavior and psychology
  • Intrasexual competition among females, particularly examining the individual differences and contexts that predict indirect aggression among women.

Representative Publications

Goetz, C. D., Easton, J. A., Lewis, D. M. G., & Buss, D. M. (2012). Sexual Exploitability: Observable cues and their link to sexual attraction. Evolution & Human Behavior, 33, 417-426.

Confer, J. C., Easton, J. A., Fleischman, D. S., Goetz, C. D., Lewis, D. M. G., Perilloux, C., & Buss, D. M. (2010). Evolutionary Psychology: Controversies, questions, prospects, and limitations. American Psychologist, 65,110-126.
(All authors contributed equally and are listed in alphabetical order.)

Personal webpage