Courtney L. Crosby, M.A.

Courtney is a graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin studying evolutionary psychology.

About Courtney:

Courtney holds a Master’s degree in Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin. Her research focuses on studying the role of evolutionary theory on the behavioral correlates of human sexuality. Specifically, her interests include individual differences in sexual disgust, religiosity, and moral norms surrounding sexual behavior.

She entered UT’s Sexual Psychophysiology and Evolutionary Psychology Laboratories in fall 2017.

Selected Publications

Crosby, C. L., Durkee, P. K., Meston, C. M., & Buss, D. M. (2020). Six diemsions of sexual disgust. Personality and Individual Differences156, 1-13. PDF(421 KB)

Crosby, C. L., Buss, D. M., & Meston, C. M. (2019). Sexual disgust: Evolutionary perspectives and relationship to female sexual function. Current Sexual Health ReportsPDF(252 KB)

Research Interests:

  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Individual Differences
  • Sexual morality
  • Sexual disgust
  • Emotions
  • Religion

In the Press!

Read about six varieties of sexual disgust!

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