Michael Bailey Professor

Program Area(s):

Personality and Health; Clinical

Interest(s):

Sexual orientation and evolutionary psychology

Research Interests

Sexual Orientation, Gender Nonconformity, Sexual Arousal, Behavior Genetics, Evolutionary Psychology

Selected Publications

Bailey, J. M. (2003). The man who would be queen. Washington DC: The Joseph Henry Press.

Chivers, M. C., Rieger, G., Latty, E. A., & Bailey, J. M. (2004). A sex difference in the specificity of sexual arousal. Psychological Science, 15, 736-744.

Safron, A., Barch, B., Bailey, J. M., Gitelman, D. R., Parrish, T. B., & Reber, P. J. (2007). Neural correlates of sexual arousal in homosexual and heterosexual men. Behavioral Neuroscience, 121, 237-248.

Rieger, G., Linsenmeier, J. A. W., Gygax, L., & Bailey J. M. (2008). Sexual orientation and childhood gender nonconformity: Evidence from home videos. Developmental Psychology, 44, 46-58.

Bailey, J. M. (2009). What is sexual orientation and do women have one? In D. A. Hope (Ed.). The 54th Nebraska Symposium on Motivation: Contemporary perspectives on gay, lesbian, and bisexual identities, 54, 43-63.