Evolution, Cognition, and Behavior Faculty

Secondary Faculty

Caleb D Everett

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs


(305) 284-2535
Caleb's research examines language and its interaction with nonlinguistic cognition, culture, and the environment. For more information and a more complete list of Caleb's publications, visit his personal site.

Casey A Klofstad



(305) 284-8861
Casey A. Klofstad holds a Ph.D. in political science from Harvard University. His teaching and research addresses how society and biology influence human behavior. Through a ten-year panel study of college undergraduates who were randomly assigned to their dormitories, he has shown that everyday casual conversations about politics can cause...

Elizabeth Reynolds Losin, Ph.D.

Asst. Professor


(305) 284-8672
As of March 2023, the SCN Lab will be moving to The Department of Biobehavioral Health at Penn State University. Dr. Losin will be accepting graduate students through the Penn State Department of Biobehavioral Health or The Neuroscience Graduate Program in the Huck Institutes of Life Sciences in Fall 2022 to start in August 2023. Elizabeth...

Elizabeth A. Simpson, Ph.D.

Assoc. Professor
Director, Social Cognition Laboratory


(602) 571-9697
Dr. Simpson's research focuses on understanding infant social cognitive development, including the ultimate and proximate mechanisms that shape individual differences in social perception. She longitudinally studies human and nonhuman primate infant development, including studies of imitation and face perception.  With a National...