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Curriculum Vitae



Papers on Forgiveness and Revenge

Papers on Gratitude

Papers on Religion

In the Media

Ephemera and one-offs

Evolution and Human Behavior Laboratory


Michael McCullough

Director, Evolution and Human Behavior Laboratory
Professor, Department of Psychology
University of Miami
PO Box 248185
Coral Gables, FL 33124-0751
Phone: 305.284.8057
Fax: 305.284.3402

e-mail: mikem[at sign]miami.edu
Blogging at social-science-evolving.com

NEW!Gomes, C. M., & McCullough, M. E., (2015). The effects of implicit religious primes on dictator game allocations: A preregistered replication experiment. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. PDF

NEW!Nave G., Camerer C., McCullough M., Does Oxytocin increase trust in humans? A critical review of the research. Perspectives on Psychological Science. PDF

NEW!Carter, E. C., Kofler, L. M., Foster, D. E., & McCullough, M. E. (in press). A series of meta-analytic tests of the depletion effect: Self-control does not seem to rely on a limited resource. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. PDF

NEW!Carver, C. S., Johnson, S. L., McCullough, M. E., Forster, D. E., & Joormann, J. (2014). Adult personality correlates of childhood adversity. Frontiers in Psychology, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01357.PDF

NEW!Hone, L. S. E., & McCullough, M. E. (in press). Does religious cognition really down-regulate hand grip endurance in men? A failure to replicate. Evolution and Human Behavior.PDF

Carter, E. C., & McCullough, M. E. (2014). Publication bias and the limited strength model of self-control: Has the evidence for ego depletion been overestimated? Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 823.PDF

McCullough, M. E., & Pedersen, E. J. (2013). The evolution of generosity: How natural selection builds devices for benefit-delivery. Social Research, 80, 387-410.PDF

Tabak, B. A., McCullough, M. E., Carver, C. S., Pedersen, E. J., & Cuccaro, M. L. (2014). Variation in oxytocin receptor gene (OXTR) polymorphisms is associated with emotional and behavioral reactions to betrayal. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 810-816. PDF Supplementary Material

McCullough, M. E., Churchland, P. S., & Mendez, A. J. (2013). Problems with measuring peripheral oxytocin: Can the data on oxytocin and human behavior be trusted? Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 37, 1485-1492.PDF

Carter, E. C., & McCullough, M. E. (2013). Is ego depletion too incredible? Evidence for the overestimation of the depletion effect. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. PDF