University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Family Studies and Human Development

Kelly Nichols

First Name: 
Kelly
Last Name: 
Nichols
Kelly Nichols
Lecturer
Family Studies and Human Development
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-9573

Danielle J. DelPriore, Ph.D.

First Name: 
Danielle
Last Name: 
Delpriore
Danielle Delpriore
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Family Studies and Human Development
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-0239

I received my Ph.D. Read more »

Areas of expertise: 
  • Evolutionary psychological processes
  • Influence of family relationships on risky decision-making
  • Health-relevant attitudes
  • Women's intrasexual competition
  • Functional nature of emotions
Subjects Taught: 
  • Social Psychology - Writing Emphasis 
  • Evolutionary Psychology
Select Publications: 

Hill, S. E., Prokosch, M. L., & DelPriore, D. J. (in press). The impact of perceived disease threat on women’s desire for novel dating and sexual partners: Is variety the best medicine?  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

DelPriore, D. J., Prokosch, M. L., & Hill, S. E. (in press).  The causes and consequences of women’s competitive beautification.  In M. Fisher (Ed.), Handbook on Women and Competition. New York:  Oxford University Press.

Hill, S. E., DelPriore, D. J., Rodeheffer, C. D., & Butterfield, M. E. (2014).  The effect of ecological harshness on perceptions of the ideal female body size: An experimental life history approach.  Evolution and Human Behavior, 35, 148-154.

DelPriore, D. J., & Hill, S. E. (2013). The effects of paternal disengagement on women’s sexual decision making:  An experimental approach. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 105, 234-246.

Russell, E. M., DelPriore, D. J., Butterfield, M. E., & Hill, S. E. (2013). Friends with benefits, but without the sex: Straight women and gay men exchange trustworthy mating advice. Evolutionary Psychology, 11, 132-147.

DelPriore, D. J., Hill, S. E., & Buss, D. M. (2012). Envy: Functional specificity and sex-differentiated design features.  Personality and Individual Differences, 53, 317-322. 

FSHD Faculty Member awarded AAFSAA 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award

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Congratulations to Jacqueline Larriva, who has been selected for the University of Arizona's Asian American Faculty, Staff and Alumni Association (AAFSAA) 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award. Read more »

Congratulations to Jacqueline Larriva, who has been selected for the University of Arizona's Asian American Faculty, Staff and Alumni Association (AAFSAA) 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award.

Contact Email: 
jlarriva@email.arizona.edu

Efforts Build to Track School Climate for LGBT Students

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Advocates and researchers, such as Dr. Stephen Russell, are finding new sources of data to help show that students from racial- and ethnic-minority groups are consistently disciplined at higher rates than their peers.

Efforts Build to Track School Climate for LGBT Students

News Contact: 
Stephen T. Russell, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
strussell@arizona.edu

Schizophrenia is 8 diseases

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Dr. Charles Raison gives insight on how to help predict who might get schizophrenia, and to help treat it more efficiently. "Schizophrenia is probably 80 different diseases," Raison says. "All psychiatric conditions likely share this heterogeneity."

Study: Schizophrenia is 8 diseases
By Jacque Wilson, CNN

News Contact: 
Charles Raison, MD
Contact Email: 
craison@email.arizona.edu

Congratulations to Henry Gonzalez!

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I’m pleased to announce that Henry Gonzalez has been awarded the Family Strengthening Scholars Dissertation Fellowship! He is one of only three scholars for this nationally competitive award!

We are pleased to announce that Henry Gonzalez has been awarded the Family Strengthening Scholars Dissertation Fellowship! He is one of only three scholars for this nationally competitive award! Read more »

$500K to Come to UA for New Generations Study

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Norton School Director, Stephen Russell, Ph.D. is collaborating on a new major study based at UCLA. This new Generation study will examine the health and well-being of three generations of lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals over the course of 5 years.

Williams Institute Launches 5-Year Study on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Health - In September 2014, the Williams Institute launched the Generations study, a 5-year examinati Read more »

News Contact: 
Stephen T. Russell, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
strussell@arizona.edu

100% Engagement: Norton School Leadership Retreat

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On Saturday September 13, 2014, the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences hosted its fourth annual Student Leadership Retreat at the Student Union.Through interactive participation and engagement, student leaders learned about their personal leadership styles, how to motivate others, and how to lead in challenging situations.

100% Engagement: Norton School Leadership Retreat Read more »

News Contact: 
Julie Longstaff
Contact Email: 
jules@email.arizona.edu

Rethinking How We Understand and Treat Depression

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Dr. Charles Raison, an associate professor at the Norton School, makes an explicit general argument about labeled psychiatric disorders....they are not brain disorders as popularly understood in psychiatry, but instead a combination of many things in our lives and environments intersecting with our bodies, too.
 

Dr. Read more »

News Contact: 
Charles Raison, M.D.
Contact Email: 
craison@email.arizona.edu

Project Lifeline: UA Takes Integrated Approach to Suicide Prevention

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A three-year grant created Project Lifeline, enabling the UA's Campus Health Service and its partners like the Norton School and the Frances McClelland Insitute to collaborate on suicide prevention.

 

Project Lifeline has drastically changed the approach to suicide prevention and awareness at the UA. Read more »

News Contact: 
Stephen Russell
Contact Email: 
strussel@email.arizona.edu


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