Daniel J. Kruger, PhD
kruger -at- umich -dot- edu
University of Michigan
1420 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2029

Education

NIMH Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan Psychosocial Epidemiology Training Program (7/01-6/03).
Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
Advisor: Randolph M. Nesse, MD

The Applied Social Psychology program at Loyola University Chicago.
Doctor of Philosophy. January, 2001.
Dissertation: An integration of proximate and ultimate influences for altruistic helping intentions.
Director: Fred B. Bryant, Ph.D.

Master of Arts. January, 1999.
Thesis: A cognitive social approach to gender specificity in kin selection.
Director: R. Scott Tindale, Ph.D.

Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY.
Bachelor of Science, Psychology. May, 1995.
Bachelor of Science, Biology. May, 1995.
Honors Thesis: Fluoxetine: Background and issues concerning a controversial designer drug.
Director: Vincent Hevern, S.J., Ph.D.

Research Fellowships

Fellow, Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality in Psychology and Economics.
Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany (8/03).

The Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan's Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques. (07/02, 07/03).

Graduate Fellow, Loyola University Center for Urban Research and Learning. Collaborative research projects with community based organizations including survey research, program evaluation, participatory evaluation, sustainable community indicators, structured interviews, focus groups, GIS (6/98 - 7/99).

Honors and Awards

Internet Interviews

  1. Evolutionary Studies Program Podcast. Conversation with Rebecca Sear and Daniel Kruger. 22 November 2010.
  2. Huffington Post Live webcast. Was That Cheating? 28 February 2013.
  3. Evolutionary Studies Program Podcast. Conversation with Daniel Kruger. April 2013.
  4. Huffington Post Live webcast. The Degrees of Cheating. 28 May 2014.

Television Interviews

  1. 18 June 2004. Anderson Cooper 360. Interviewed by Stephanie Smith, CNN Medical News.
  2. 10 January 2006. NBC Today Show. Interviewed by Jen Gentile.
  3. 14 July 2009. NBC-12 (Richmond, VA). Interviewed by Curt Autry on the sex ratio and marital patterns.
  4. 14 December 2009. News Hour. Global Television Network (Toronto, ON). Interviewed by Sean O'Shea on evolution and shopping.

Radio Interviews

  1. 7 September 2003. The Stirling Faux Show. Nationally syndicated Canadian radio news and discussion program. Interviewed by host Stirling Faux.
  2. 27 October 2003. Mojo in the morning. WKQI FM, Detroit.
  3. 26 May 2004. BBC Radio Five Live. Interviewed by host Rhod Sharp.
  4. 07 June 2004. Michigan Radio. Stateside (NPR). Interviewed by host Charity Nebbe.
  5. 17 May 2006. The Morning Train Wreck. KKND FM, New Orleans. Interviewed live by hosts Sid and Vydra.
  6. 14 June 2007. The Suzanne LaFrankie program. WPHT AM, Philadelphia. Interviewed live by Suzanne LaFrankie.
  7. 10 July 2007. Weekend America. Capitalism in Eastern Europe and men's health. Interviewed by Sandy Travis, program aired at various times on subscribing Public Radio stations.
  8. 10 July 2007. Weekend America. Facial masculinity and perceptions of personality. Interviewed by Sandy Travis, program aired at various times on subscribing Public Radio stations.
  9. 02 November 2007. BBC World Service- Science in Action. Interviewed by host John Steward.
  10. 03 September 2008. Interviewed by hosts Bob and Shiona. CHML AM, Hamilton, ON.
  11. 17 December 2008. Maritime Noon (CBC). Interviewed by host Costas Halavrezos.
  12. 20 December 2008. Get Real. WFMP. Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN.
  13. 04 December 2009. Live Drive with John Tory. NewsTalk 1010 Toronto, ON.
  14. 07 December 2009. News Talk Sports. CHQR, Calgary, Alberta.
  15. 09 December 2009. Lucy Ann Lance Business Insider. WLBY, Ann Arbor, MI.
  16. 22 December 2009. Word of Mouth. New Hampshire Public Radio. Interviewed live by host Virginia Prescott.
  17. 22 December 2009. 4 BC Radio (Australia). Interviewed by host Dinita Goodwin.
  18. 23 December 2009. Sunshine Coast Mornings. ABC COAST FM (Australia). Interviewed by host Annie Gaffney.
  19. 01 June 2010. All Things Considered, National Public Radio. Interviewed by Steve Carmody.
  20. 17 September 2010. CBS Los Angeles. Interviewed by Maggie McKay.
  21. 20 September 2010. KMED (Oregon). Interviewed by Dianne Lindermann.
  22. 10 March 2011. CBC. The Current. Interviewed by Anna Maria Tremonti.
  23. 24 January 2012. WRHU. Interviewed by Harrison Knowles
  24. 17 April 2012. Here and Now. Interviewed by Tracy Samilton. Michigan Radio.
  25. 17 April 2012. All Things Considered. Interviewed by Tracy Samilton. National Public Radio.
  26. 15 May 2012. The Lou Lobsinger Show. Interviewed by Lou Lobsinger. WWCK. Flint, MI.
  27. 29 November 2012. NewsRadio..Interviewed by Nik Rajkovic. KTRH. Houston, TX.
  28. 12 December 2012. Stateside. Interviewed by Cynthia Canty. Michigan Radio.
  29. 23 January 2013. Terry Project Podcast. Interviewed by Gordon Katic. CITR. Vancouver, BC.
  30. 26 February 2013. Chip Franklin Mornings. KOGO San Diego, CA. Interviewed by Chip Franklin.
  31. 04 April 2013. The Sound of Ideas. WCPN Cleveland Public Radio.
  32. 19 November 2013. Stateside. Interviewed by Cynthia Canty. Michigan Radio.
  33. 18 December 2013.Sunshine Coast Mornings. ABC COAST FM (Australia). Interviewed by Annie Gaffney.
  34. 27 December 2013. Capital City Recap. Interviewed by Michael Cohen. 1320 WILS. Lansing, MI.
  35. 12 May 2014. Capital City Recap. Interviewed by Michael Cohen. 1320 WILS. Lansing, MI.

Media Coverage

Over 300 unique reports in outlets such as the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, U.S. News & World Report, Time, Newsweek, Forbes, National Geographic, Globe and Mail, Daily Mail, Der Spiegel, Miller-McCune, Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, Yahoo! News, Scientific American, New Scientist, Psychology Today, Reason, Men's Health, Cosmopolitan, BBC, CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX News, UPI, and other media outlets. Details provided upon request.

Book

Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2012). Graphing Jane Austen: The Evolutionary Basis for Literary Meaning. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Book Chapters

  1. Kruger, D.J. (2014). Evolutionary foundations for Public Health. In P. LaFreniere & G. Weisfeld (Eds.), Evolutionary Science of Human Behavior: An Interdisciplinary Approach. Springer.
  2. Kruger, D.J. (2014). Social and environmental conditions intensifying male competition for resources, status, and mates lead to increased male mortality. Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Sexual Psychology and Behavior. Springer.
  3. Dunkel, C. & Kruger, D.J. (2014). The evolved psychology of time perspective. In N. Fieulaine, M. Stolarski, & W. VanBeek (Eds.), Time perspective theory, research, and application: Essays in honor of Philip G. Zimbardo. Springer.
  4. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2012). Evolutionary perspectives on male-male competition, violence, and homicide. In T. Shackelford & V. Weekes-Shackelford (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Perspectives on Violence, Homicide, and War. New York: Oxford University Press.
  5. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2011). Paleolithic politics in British novels of the nineteenth century. In M. Collard & E. Slingerland (Eds.), Creating Consilience: Integrating the Sciences and the Humanities (pp. 385-408). New York: Oxford University Press.
  6. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2011). Sexual conflict and the operational sex ratio. In T. Shackelford & A. Goetz (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Sexual Conflict (pp. 283-294). . New York: Oxford University Press.
  7. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2010). Imagining human nature. In B. Boyd, J. Carroll, & J. Gottschall (Eds.), Evolution, Literature, and Film: A Reader (pp. 211-218). New York: Columbia University Press.
  8. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2010). Paleolithic politics in Victorian novels. In B. Boyd, J. Carroll, & J. Gottschall (Eds.), Evolution, Literature, and Film: A Reader (pp. 490-506). New York: Columbia University Press.
  9. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2005). Modern reactions to characters in British Romantic literature reflect alternative mating strategies. In D.S. Wilson & J. Gottschall (Eds.), The Litererary Animal. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press.
  10. Kruger, D. J. (2005). Entries for "Altruism," "Charles Darwin," "Extramarital Sex," "Noble Savage," and "Norms." In N.J. Salkind (Ed.), The Encyclopedia of Human Development. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Reischl, T.M., Krusky, A., Zimmerman, M.A., Aiyer, S.M., Kruger, D.J., Franzen, S.P., & Lipton, R. (in press). Assessing physical disorder in urban neighborhoods: Reliability and validity of the Parcel Maintenance Observation Tool. Journal of Community Psychology.
  2. Kodjebacheva, G., Kruger, D.J., Rybarczyk, G., & Cupal, S. (in press). Racial/ethnic and gender differences in the association between depressive symptoms and higher body mass index. Journal of Public Health.
  3. Wilke, A., Sherman, A., Curdt, B., Mondal, S., Fitzgerald, C.J., & Kruger, D. J. (in press). An evolutionary domain-specific risk scale. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences.
  4. Kodjebacheva, G., Koleilat, M., & Kruger, D.J. (in press). Depressive symptoms mediate the association between fear of crime and higher body mass index. American Journal of Health Promotion.
  5. Figueredo, A.J., Sofio Abril Wolf, P.S.A., Olderbak, S.G., Gladden, P.R., Wenner, C., Hill, D., Andrzejczak, D.J., Lichota, J.W., Sisco, M.M., Jacobs, J., Hohman, Z.J., Sefcek, J.A., MacDonald, K., Howrigan, D., Kruger, D.J., & Rushton, J.P. (2014). The psychometric assessment of human life history strategy: A meta-analytic construct validation. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences.
  6. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., Clark, S., Lewis, S., & Wehbe, M. (in press). Pride and Prejudice or Family and Flirtation? Jane Austen's depiction of women's mating strategies. Philosophy and Literature.
  7. Kruger, D.J., Carty, D.C., Turbeville, A.R., French-Turner, T.M., & Brownlee, S. (in press). Undoing racism through Genesee County's REACH infant mortality reduction initiative. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action.
  8. Kruger, D.J., Greenberg, E., Murphy, J.B, DiFazio, D.A., & Youra, K.R. (2014). Local concentration of fast food outlets is associated with poor nutrition and obesity. American Journal of Health Promotion,28, 340-343.
  9. Kruger, D. J., Fisher, M. L., Wright, P. (2014). Patriarchy, male competition, and excess male mortality.Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 8, 3-11..
  10. Caldwell, C.H., Antonakos, C.L., Assari, S., Kruger, D.J., De Loney, E.H., & Njai, R. (2014). Pathways to Prevention: Improving nonresident African-American fathers' parenting skills and behaviors to reduce sons' aggression. Child Development, 85, 308-325.
  11. Kruger, D.J., French-Turner, T.M., & Brownlee, S. (2013). Genesee County REACH windshield tours: Enhancing health professionals understanding of community conditions that influence infant mortality. Journal of Primary Prevention, 34, 163-172.
  12. Hassinger, B.E. & Kruger, D. J. (2013). The polygyny paradox: Several male biased populations exhibit a high prevalence of polygyny. Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 5, 131-137.
  13. Kruger, D.J., Aiyer, S.M., Caldwell, C.H., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2013). Local scarcity of adult men predicts youth assault rates. Journal of Community Psychology, 42, 119-125.
  14. Tifferet, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2013). Dog ownership increases attractiveness and attenuates perceptions of short-term mating strategy in cad-like men. Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, 11, 121-129.
  15. Kruger, D.J., Kiekover, Z.L., & Clark, J.M. (2013). Are you looking at me? Students tend not to sit facing strangers. Human Ethology Bulletin, 23, 14-19.
  16. Veinot, T.C., Campbell, T.R., Kruger, D.J. & Alison Grodzinski, A. (2013). A question of trust: user-centered design requirements for an informatics intervention to promote the sexual health of African-American youth. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 20, 758-65.
  17. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., Wehbe, M., Lewis, S., & Clark, S. (2013). Variation in women's mating strategies depicted in the works and words of Jane Austen. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 7(3), 197-210.
  18. Kruger, D.J., Clark, J., & Vanas, S. (2013). Male scarcity is associated with higher prevalence of premature gestation and low birth weight births across the USA. American Journal of Human Biology.
  19. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Edelstein, R.S., Chopik, W.J., Fitzgerald, C. & Strout, S.L. (2013). Was that cheating? Perceptions vary by sex, attachment anxiety, and behavior. Evolutionary Psychology, 11, 159-171.
  20. Kimmel, A., Williams,T. T., Veinot, T C., Campbell, B., Campbell, T. R., Valacak, M., & Kruger, D. J. (2013). African-American youth perspectives on sexuality education. Sex Education, 13, 172-185.
  21. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L.A., Taylor, S. (2012). GIS facilitates community-based child lead screening efforts. Michigan Journal of Public Health, 6 (1), 32-50.
  22. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Platek, S.M., & Salmon, C. (2012). Survey of evolutionary scholars and students: Perceptions of progress and challenges. Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 4, 23-51.
  23. Finkel, J.A. & Kruger, D. J. (2012). Is cell phone use socially contagious? Human Ethology Bulletin, 27, 15-17.
  24. Kruger, D.J., & Vanas, S.B. (2012). Local scarcity of women predicts higher fertility among married couples and more single father households. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 3, 17-20.
  25. Carroll, J., Johnson, J., Gottschall, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2012). Graphing Jane Austen: Agonistic structure in British novelsof the nineteenth century. Scientific Study of Literature, 2, 1 - 24.
  26. Kruger, D. J., Turbeville, A. R., Greenberg, E.C., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2012). An increase in economic adversity is associated with poorer self-reported physical and mental health. Journal of Behavioral Health, 1, 134-137.
  27. Kruger, D.J., & Piglowski, J.S. (2012). The effect of eyelid constriction on perceptions of mating strategy: Beware of the squinty-eyed guy! Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 576-580.
  28. Butler, T.J., & Kruger, D. J. (2011). Altruistic tendencies are sensitive to sex-specific mate selection criteria. Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 4, 1-12.
  29. Kruger, D. J. & Hughes, S. M. (2011). Tendencies to fall asleep first after sex are associated with greater partner desires for bonding and affection. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 5, 239-247.
  30. Kruger, D. J., Munsell, M.A., & French-Turner, T. (2011). Using a life history framework to understand the relationship between neighborhood structural deterioration and adverse birth outcomes. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 5, 260-274.
  31. Kruger, D.J. (2011). Evolutionary theory in Public Health and the public health of evolutionary theory. Futures, 43, 762-770.
  32. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2011). Understanding sex differences in human mortality rates through Tinbergen's Four Questions. Human Ethology Bulletin, 26, 8-24.
  33. Fisher, M.L., Kruger, D.J. & Garcia, J.R. (2011). Understanding and enhancing the role of the mass media in evolutionary psychology education. Evolution: Education and Outreach, 4, 75-82.
  34. Carty, D.C., Kruger, D. J., Turner T. M., Campbell, B., DeLoney. E. H., & Lewis, Y. (2011). Racism, health status, and pregnancy outcomes: Results of a participatory community-based intervention and health survey. Journal of Urban Health, 88, 84-97.
  35. Kruger, D.J., & Polanski, S.P. (2011). Sex differences in mortality rates have increased in China following the single-child law. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 2, (1) 1-4.
  36. Johnson, J., Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2011). Portrayal of personality in Victorian novels reflects modern research findings but amplifies the significance of agreeableness. Journal of Research in Personality, 45, 50-58.
  37. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2011). Reproductive strategies and relationship preferences associated with prestigious and dominant men. Personality and Individual Differences, 50, 365-369.
  38. Carroll, J., Johnson, J.A., Gottschall, J. Kruger, D.J., & Georgiades, S. (2010). Quantifying tonal analysis in The Mayor of Casterbridge. Style, 44, 164-188.
  39. Garcia, J. R. & Kruger, D. J. (2010). Unbuckling in the Bible Belt: Conservative sexual norms lower age at marriage. Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology, 4, 206-214.
  40. Kruger, D. J. & Hughes, S. M. (2010). Variation in reproductive strategies influences post-coital experiences with partners. Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology, 4, 254-264.
  41. Strout, S., Fisher, M.L., Kruger, D.J., & Steeleworthy, L.A. (2010). Pride and prejudice or children and cheating? Jane Austen's representations of female mating strategies. Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology, 4, 317-331.
  42. Tifferet, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2010). The terminal investment hypothesis and age-related differences in female preference for dads vs.cads. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 1 (2), 27-30.
  43. Kruger, D.J., Lewis, Y., & Schlemmer, E. (2010). Mapping a message for faith leaders: Encouraging community health promotion with local health data. Health Promotion Practice, 11, 837-844.
  44. Kruger, D.J., Fitzgerald, C.J., & Peterson, T. (2010). Female scarcity reduces women's marital ages and increases variance in men's marital ages. Evolutionary Psychology, 8, 420-431.
  45. Hughes, S. M. & Kruger, D.J. (2010). Sex differences in post-coital behaviors in long- and short-term mating. Journal of Sex Research, 47, 1-10.
  46. Kruger, D.J., Hamacher, L., Strugar-Fritsch, D., Shirey, L., Renda, E., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2010). Facilitating the development of a county health coverage plan with data from a community based health survey. Journal of Public Health Policy, 31, 199-211.
  47. Kruger, D.J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Davis-Satterla, L., Harris-Ellis, B.J. & Slonim, A. (2010). Developing a Cross-Site Evaluation Tool for Diverse Health Interventions. Health Promotion Practice, 11, 555-561.
  48. Kruger, D.J. (2010). Socio-demographic factors intensifying male mating competition exacerbate male mortality rates. Evolutionary Psychology, 8, 194-204.
  49. Kruger, D.J., & Byker, D. (2009). Evolved foraging psychology underlies sex differences in shopping experiences and behaviors. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, & Cultural Psychology, 3, 328-342.
  50. Kruger, D.J., & Valerio, M. A. (2009). Association between psychosocial factors and asthma in a demographically representative adult sample. Journal of Asthma, 46, 708-711.
  51. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2009). Human Nature in British Novels of the Longer Nineteenth Century: Doing the Math. Philosophy and Literature, 33, 50-72.
  52. Kruger, D.J., & Schlemmer, E. (2009). Male scarcity is differentially related to male marital likelihood across the life course. Evolutionary Psychology, 7, 280-287.
  53. Fisher, M.L., Goetz, A.T., Hill, S.E., Kruger, D.J., Michalski, R.L., Osipowicz, K., Platek, S.M., & Salmon, C. (2009). Voices from the field: Current trends and experiences in evolutionary psychology. Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 1, 11-33.
  54. Kruger, D.J., & De Loney, E. H. (2009). The association of incarceration with community health and racial health disparities. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 3, 109-117.
  55. Kruger, D.J., & Schlemmer, E. (2009). When men are scarce, good men are even harder to find: Life history, the sex ratio, and the proportion of men married. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 3, 93-104.
  56. Wang, X. T., Kruger, D.J., & Wilke, A. (2009). Life-history variables and risk-taking propensity. Evolution and Human Behavior, 30, 77-84.
  57. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L.A., Morrel-Samuels, S., Skorcz, S., & Brady, J.S. (2009). Using a community-based health survey as a tool for informing local health policy. Journal of Public Health Management and Policy, 15, 47-53.
  58. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2008). Sexual selection, male competition, and sex differences In human mortality rates. Annals of Epidemiology, 18, 712.
  59. Kruger, D.J. (2008). Human life history variation and sex differences in mortality rates. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 2, 281-288.
  60. Johnson, J., Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2008). Hierarchy in the Library: Egalitarian Dynamics in Victorian Novels. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 715-738.
  61. Kruger, D.J. (2008). Male financial consumption is associated with higher mating intentions and mating success. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 603-612.
  62. Kruger, D.J. & Fisher, M. (2008). Women's life history attributes are associated with preferences in mating relationships. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 245-258.
  63. Kruger, D.J. (2008). The importance of multi-level theoretical integration in biopsychosocial research. Psychological Topics, 16, 225-240. Invited, peer reviewed article for the special issue on the Biopsychosocial approach to health and illness.
  64. Shirey, L.A., Griffith, D.M., Brady, J., Kruger, D.J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Greene-Moton, E. (2008). Challenges and lessons learned in developing a community-based health survey. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 2 , 99-104.
  65. Kruger, D.J. (2008). Young adults attempt exchanges in reproductively relevant currencies. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 204-212.
  66. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2008). Time perspective as a mechanism for functional developmental adaptation. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 2, 1-22.
  67. Kruger, D.J. (2008). Verifying the operational definition of neighborhood for the psycho-social impact of structural deterioration. Journal of Community Psychology, 36, 53-60.
  68. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J.S., & Shirey, L.A. (2008). Using GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts. Health Promotion Practice, 9, 76-81.
  69. Alaimo, K., Packnett, E., Miles, R., & Kruger, D.J. (2008). Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among Urban Community Gardeners. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 94-101.
  70. Kruger, D.J., Wang, X. T., & Wilke, A. (2007). Towards the development of an evolutionarily valid domain-specific risk-taking scale. Evolutionary Psychology, 5, 570-583.
  71. McKellar, J.D., French-Turner, T.M., & Kruger, D.J. (2008). Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) 2010: the Genesee County, Michigan infant mortality disparity reduction initiative. National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Exchange, 7, 21-23.
  72. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T.M., & Gee, G.C. (2007). Neighborhood social conditions mediate the association between physical deterioration and mental health. American Journal of Community Psychology, 40, 261-271.
  73. Kruger, D.J., Hutchison, P., Monroe, M.G., Reischl, T. & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2007). Assault Injury Rates, Social Capital, and Fear of Neighborhood Crime. Journal of Community Psychology, 35, 483-498.
  74. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2007). Economic transition, male competition, and sex differences in Mortality Rates. Evolutionary Psychology, 5, 411-427.
  75. Kruger, D.J. (2006). Male facial masculinity influences attributions of personality and reproductive strategy. Personal Relationships, 13, 451-463.
  76. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2006). Understanding sex differences in Croatian mortality with an evolutionary framework. Psychological Topics, 15, 351-364.
  77. Wilke, A., Hutchinson, J.M., Todd, P.M., & Kruger, D.J. (2006). Is risk taking used as a cue in mate choice? Evolutionary Psychology, 4, 367-393.
  78. Nesse, R. M. & Kruger, D.J. (2006, January 30). The Vulnerable Sex. Invited lead article for The House Magazine, the weekly magazine for the British Parliament, 4-5.
  79. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2006). An evolutionary life-history framework for understanding sex differences in human mortality rates. Human Nature, 17, 74-97.
  80. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005). Males identify and respond adaptively to the mating strategies of other men. Sexualities, Evolution, and Gender, 7, 233-244.
  81. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005). Alternative Male Mating Strategies are Intuitive to Women. Current Research in Social Psychology, 11, 39-50.
  82. Fisher, M., Kruger, D.J., Platek, S.M., & Salmon, C. (2004). Reflections from The Next Generation: These are the Voyages of Students in Evolutionary Psychology. Evolutionary Psychology, 2, 160-173.
  83. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2004). Sexual selection and the Male:Female Mortality Ratio. Evolutionary Psychology, 2, 66-77.
  84. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2003). Proper and dark heroes as dads and cads: Alternative mating strategies in British Romantic literature. Human Nature, 14, 305-317.
  85. Kruger, D. J. (2003). Evolution and altruism: Combining psychological mediators with naturally selected tendencies. Evolution and Human Behavior, 24, 118-125.
  86. Kruger, D. J. (2003). Integrating quantitative and qualitative methods in community research. The Community Psychologist, 36, 18-19.
  87. Kruger, D. J., & Zechmeister, E. (2001). A skills-experience inventory for the undergraduate psychology major. Teaching of Psychology, 28, 249-253.
  88. Kruger, D. J. (2001). Psychological aspects of adaptations for kin directed altruistic helping behaviors. Social Behavior and Personality, 29, 323-330.
Invited and Peer Reviewed Commentary

  1. Kruger, D.J. (2014). Harnessing the combined power of convergent research methods and evolutionary theory to promote a unified human science. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 8, 74-76.
  2. Kruger, D., Fisher, M., & Wright, P. (2013). A Framework for Integrating Evolutionary and Feminist Perspectives in Psychological Research. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 7, 299-303.
  3. Kruger, D. J., & Armenti, N. (2012). Special issue on applied evolutionary psychology. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 6, 257-259.
  4. Kruger, D. J. (2009). Evolutionary psychology and the evolution of psychology. Psychological Science Agenda, 23.
  5. Kruger, D. J. (2009). Life history as an integrative theoretical framework advancing the understanding of the attachment system. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 32, 34-35.
  6. Kruger, D. J. (2007). Celebrity Aesthetics as Mortality Terror Management. Entelechy: Mind & Culture, issue 7 (Summer/Fall 2007).
  7. Kruger, D. J. (2007). Our (Professional) Bodies, Ourselves: Insights from NEEPS for NEEPS. Invited commentary for Entelechy: Mind & Culture, issue 7 (Summer/Fall 2007).
  8. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2005, October 11). Human evolution as cause for patriarchy and mortality patterns. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 59.
  9. Kruger, D. J. (2002). The Deconstruction of Constructivism. American Psychologist, 57, 456-457.

Invited Reviews

  1. Kruger, D. J. (2008). Review of Michael Shermer's "The Science of Good and Evil: Why People Cheat, Share, Gossip, and Follow the Golden Rule." Human Ethology Bulletin, 23, 10-13.
  2. Kruger, D. J. (2007). Review of Lee Dugatkin's ''The altruism equation: Seven scientists search for the origins of goodness.'' The Quarterly Review of Biology 82, 177-178.
  3. Kruger, D. J. (2005). Review of Nigel Barber's ''Kindness in a cruel world: The evolution of altruism.'' The Quarterly Review of Biology, 80, 379-380.

Invited talks

  1. Kruger, D.J. (2014, October). Are men the frail sex? Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Social Sciences, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL.
  2. Kruger, D.J. (2014, October). Evolutionary life history theory as a framework for understanding and improving human health. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL.
  3. Kruger, D.J. (2014, June). Geographical Information Systems in Public Health. Invited talk for the Future Public Health Leaders Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  4. Gallup, G., Kruger, D.J., & Reiber, C. (2014, April). Evolution and modern human health. Invited Symposium, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  5. Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Why are men the frail sex?: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON.
  6. Kruger, D.J. (2014, March). Which is the frail sex?: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the annual Harriet M. Wall Lecture, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI.
  7. Kruger, D.J. (2014, March). Who is the frail sex?: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Population Intervention for Chronic Disease Prevention Training Program, Propel Centre for Population Health Impact, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS.
  8. Kruger, D.J., & Sloan, J.L. (2013, November). Research and intervention to understand and improve community health. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI.
  9. Kruger, D.J. (2013, October). The community health impact of male scarcity. Invited talk for the Center for Human Growth and Development and the School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  10. Kruger, D.J. (2013, May). Geographic health patterns. Invited talk for the Genesee County Health Department's Public Health Week Annual Conference.
  11. Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). Male scarcity impacts social and health patterns in modern human populations. Invited talk for the Biomedical Anthropology Lecture series, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY.
  12. Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). The fragile sex: Understanding excess male mortality with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON.
  13. Kruger, D.J. (2012, October). Sex and mortality: Why women live longer than men. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI.
  14. Kruger, D.J. (2012, October). Men at risk: Understanding sex differences in risk propensity with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Decision Consortium's Theme Semester on Sex and Gender, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  15. Kruger, D.J. (2012, September). The impact of male scarcity on health and social patterns in modern human populations. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  16. Kruger, D.J. (2012, August). Life history theory as an organizing framework for understanding variation in birth outcomes. Invited talk, National Conference on Health Statistics, Washington, DC.
  17. Kruger, D.J. (2012, March). The fragile sex: Understanding excess male mortality with an evolutionary framework. Department of Psychology, Albright College, Reading, PA.
  18. Kruger, D.J. (2012, March). Effectively democratizing data: Facilitating public health practice with a community-based health survey. Invited talk for the Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Public Health Education Spring Conference, Bay City, MI.
  19. Kruger, D.J. (2012, March). Men at risk: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Evolutionary Studies Program, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY.
  20. Kruger, D.J. (2012, February). Interdisciplinary Research. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
  21. Kruger, D.J. (2011, November). Men at risk: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Department of Psychology, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY.
  22. Kruger, D.J. (2011, September). The Prevention Research Center of Michigan's Speak to Your Health Community Survey. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI.
  23. Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). The economic crisis and the health of Genesee County: Results from the 2009 Speak to Your Health! Community Survey. Invited talk for the Genesee County Health Department's Public Health Week Annual Conference.
  24. Kruger, D.J. (2011, March). Men at risk: Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY.
  25. Kruger, D.J. (2010, October). Social factors influencing excess male mortality as understood in a life history framework. Invited talk for the Social Area, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan.
  26. Kruger, D.J. (2010, October). Academic Survey and Applied Research Methods. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
  27. Kruger, D.J. (2010, July). Understanding sex differences and variation in human mortality rates with an integrative evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, Florida Atlantic University, Davie, FL.
  28. Kruger, D.J. (2010, March). The Prevention Research Center of Michigan's Speak to Your Health! Community Survey. College of Health and Human Development, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.
  29. Kruger, D.J. (2010, January). Evolutionary Psychology and Consumer Behavior. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Michigan Research Community Research Seminar.
  30. Kruger, D.J. (2010, October). Dads and Cads: Evolutionary theory and male reproductive strategies. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
  31. Kruger, D.J. (2009, November). Sex and death: Understanding sex differences in mortality patterns with an integrative life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
  32. Kruger, D.J. (2009, October). Understanding sex differences in human mortality rates with an integrative evolutionary life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  33. Kruger, D.J. (2009, October). Evolution and the life course: Functional variation in life history traits in response to the developmental environment. Invited talk for the LIFE Fall Academy, A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, the University of Virginia, the University of Zurich, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. Life Academy held at the University of Michigan.
  34. Kruger, D.J. (2009, July). Understanding statistics with Tinbergen's four questions. Invited workshop, International Society for Human Ethology Summer Institute, Orono, ME.
  35. Kruger, D.J. (2008, November). Human life history, male competition, and sex differences in mortality rates. Invited talk for the Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  36. Kruger, D.J. (2008, September). Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with a life history framework. Invited talk for the Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
  37. Kruger, D.J. (2008, September). Men at Risk: Evolutionary theory and sex differences in mortality rates. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.
  38. Kruger, D.J. (2008, September). Dads and Cads: Understanding male mating strategies with an evolutionary framework. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology at the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.
  39. Kruger, D.J. (2008, September). Dads and Cads: Evolutionary theory and male reproductive strategies. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  40. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T. (2008, June). Racial and ethnic approaches to community health. Invited talk for the inaugural Academy for Health Equity. Denver, CO.
  41. Kruger, D.J. (2008, May). Finding answers through evaluation and research. Invited talk at the Michigan Department of Community Health's Infant Mortality Summit. Lansing, MI.
  42. Kruger, D.J. (2008, April). Evolutionary Psychology and Consumer Behavior. Invited discussant for Gad Saad's talk on The Evolutionary Bases of Consumption. University of Michigan Decision Consortium Seminar, Ann Arbor, MI.
  43. Flowers, M., Griffith, D.M., Kruger, D.J., Young, L.J. (2008, April). Racial disparities in infant mortality. Invited discussion for the 2008 Genesee County Public Health Conference, Flint, MI.
  44. Kruger, D.J. (2008, January). The role of psychological factors in socio-economic disparities in health. Invited talk for the Socioeconomic Disparities in Health forum, Department of Kinesiology, University of Michigan.
  45. Kruger, D.J. (2007, October). Assessing the impact of the REACH 2010 program on community attitudes and perinatal health outcomes. Invited talk for the PRIDE Medical Services Committee/FIMR Review. Mott Children's Health Center, Flint, MI.
  46. Kruger, D.J. (2007, October). Integrating Life History Theory and Evolutionary Psychology. Invited talk for the LIFE Fall Academy, A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, the University of Virginia, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. Life Academy held at the University of Michigan.
  47. Kruger, D.J. (2007, September). Academic Survey and Applied Research Methods. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
  48. Burch, R., Deaner, R.O., Fisher, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, April). Functional adaptations for scaling the Ivory Tower: How an evolutionist can successfully enter academia. Invited symposium for the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  49. Kruger, D.J. (2007, March). Sexual selection, male competition, and sex differences in human mortality rates. Invited talk, Behavior, Evolution, and Culture Speaker Series, Department of Anthropology, University of California Los Angeles.
  50. Kruger, D.J. (2007, March). Distinguishing dads from cads: Multi-channel recognition of alternative male mating strategies. Invited talk, Department of Psychology, California State University Fullerton.
  51. Kruger, D.J. (2007, March). Why didn't natural selection make the body (and mind) better? Invited talk, Department of Psychology, California State University Fullerton.
  52. Kruger, D.J. (2007, March). Using community based research to facilitate action oriented health education. Invited talk for the Foundation for the International Medical Relief of Children. Ann Arbor, MI.
  53. Kruger, D.J. (2007, January). What did the Romantics know about romance? A Darwinian perspective on male mating Strategies in British Romantic novels. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI.
  54. Kruger, D.J. (2006, October). Academic and Applied Survey Research. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
  55. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2005, November). Socio-economic conditions and sex differences in mortality rates within and across nations. Invited talk for the University of Michigan's Evolution and Human Adaptation Program- Evolutionary Brown Bag.
  56. Kruger, D.J. (2005, October). Pirates and promiscuity: How women respond to alternative male mating strategies. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology at Kenyon College, Gambier, OH.
  57. Kruger, D.J. (2005, October). Putting Science to Work at the Prevention Research Center of Michigan. Invited talk for the Department of Psychology at Kenyon College, Gambier, OH.
  58. Kruger, D.J. (2005, October). Life History Theory and the Social Sciences. Invited talk for the LIFE Fall Academy, A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, the University of Virginia, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. Life Academy held at the University of Michigan.
  59. Kruger, D.J. (2005, October). The Prevention Research Center Community Survey. Invited talk for the Board of Directors of the Greater Flint Health Coalition, Flint, MI.
  60. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005, May). Male mating strategies and women's mate selection criteria: Insights from British Romantic literature. Invited talk presented at the University of Michigan's Decision Consortium Conference.
  61. Fisher, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, March). Tom Hanks or Colin Farrell: The "Dad" Versus "Cad" Mating Strategy. Invited talk presented at Mary's University, Halifax, NS, Canada.
  62. Kruger, D.J. (2004, November). Evolutionary insight on sex differences in mortality. Invited talk presented for the Evolution and Behavior series, University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, MI.
  63. Kruger, D.J., & Reischl, T. (2004, November). Understanding the Relationship of Neighborhood Conditions and Perceptions to Mental Health. Invited talk for the Mental Health Task Force of the Greater Flint Health Coalition, Flint, MI.
  64. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2004, August). The PRC Speak to Your Health Community Survey. Invited symposium for the annual conference of the Michigan Association for Local Public Health. Ann Arbor, MI.
  65. Kruger, D.J. (2003, November). Alternative male mating strategies exemplified in literary heroes. Invited talk presented for Binghamton University's Evolutionary Studies Program. Vestal, NY.
  66. Kruger, D.J. (2003, November). Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an integrative evolutionary perspective. Invited talk presented for Binghamton University's Evolutionary Studies Program. Vestal, NY.
  67. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2003, May). Human mortality patterns in an integrative life course perspective. Invited talk for The Life Course: Evolutionary and Ontogenetic Dynamics (LIFE) A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. Life Academy held at the University of Michigan. Strassman, B., &
  68. Kruger, D.J. (2003, May). Evolution panel. Invited symposium for The Life Course: Evolutionary and Ontogenetic Dynamics (LIFE) A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. Life Academy held at the University of Michigan.
  69. Kruger, D.J. (2003, January). Using specialized software to conduct systematic survey research over the Internet. Invited talk, Institute for Social Research Information Technologies, University of Michigan.
  70. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2002, December). Trends, composition, and causes of sexual disparities in mortality. Invited talk, Social Environment and Health Program, University of Michigan.
  71. Nesse, R. M. & Kruger, D. J. (2002, March). Why males are the frail sex: Evolutionary perspectives on the sexual mortality ratio. Invited talk, Social Environment and Health Program, University of Michigan.
  72. Nesse, R. M. & Kruger, D. J. (2002, March). Why males are the frail sex: Evolutionary perspectives on cohort and cultural variations in the sexual mortality ratio. Invited talk, Population Studies Center, University of Michigan.

Symposia

  1. Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Llanes , M., Lopez, W.D., & Delva, J. (2014, October). Creating a healthy future for Washtenaw County Latino/as through Encuesta Buenos Vecinos. Symposium, Julian Samora Research Institute's 25th Anniversary conference, East Lansing, MI.
  2. Delva, J., Harner, M., Horner, P., Kruger, D.J., LeBrón, A.M.W., Ledón, C., Lopez, W.D., Reyes, A., & Sanders, L. (2014, October). Academic and community partnerships for Latino/a health research: Perspectives from southeast Michigan. Symposium, Julian Samora Research Institute's 25th Anniversary conference, East Lansing, MI.
  3. Ledón, C., Kruger, D.J., Waller, A. (2014, July). Encuesta Buenos Vecinos: A research partnership to promote Washtenaw County Latino/a health. Imagining Latina/o Studies: Past, Present, and Future: An International Latina/o Studies Conference, Chicago, IL.
  4. Kruger, D. J., & Wesselmann, E.D. (2014, May). Advancing Evolutionary Psychology. Symposium, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  5. Kruger, D.J.,. Ledón, C., Waller, A., Llanes, M., & Isela Flores, G. (2014, May). (2014, May). Community involvement promotes success in a Latino/a health survey project. Symposium, Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  6. O'Brien, D., Kruger, D.J., Schroeder, K.B., MacDonald, I.F. (2014, April). Using cities to study evolved human behavior: Illustrations and Insights from four study sites. Symposium, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  7. Panderirada, J. N. S., Wesselmann, E.D., Kruger, D.J., & Bailey, J.M. (2013, May). Evolutionary Approaches to Psychological Questions. Symposium, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  8. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., De Loney, E.H., Campbell, B., Sparks, A., Dunn, D., Chisom, R., & Turbeville, A. (2010, November). Undoing racism through a community-based African American infant mortality reduction program. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  9. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., Lewis, Y., & Carty, D. (2008, March). A community partnership designed to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Symposium presented at the Third Annual Health Disparities Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY.
  10. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, November). Using a community implemented activity to address racial disparities in infant mortality in Genesee County, Michigan. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  11. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., & Lewis, Y. (2007, October). Democratizing data: Local dissemination strategies for a community-based health survey. Symposium presented at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
  12. Franks, M. & Kruger, D.J. (2007, October). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality disparity reduction community initiative. Symposium presented at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
  13. Kruger, D. J., Delgado, L., Luna, R. D., Tamley, K., & Wilson, T. (2000, October). Building Research Capacity to Enhance the Impact of Advocacy Organizations. Symposium conducted at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Hickory Corners, MI.
  14. Fath, K., Gorman, G., Halvorson, J., Kruger, D. J., Roy, M., & Temple, G. (2000, March). The Fourth Annual Graduate Student Colloquium: The Relationship Between Graduate Student's Teaching and Their Preparation as Scholars. Loyola University Chicago.
  15. Suarez-Balcazar, Y., London, L., Li, S., Hill, S., Jayraj, A., Kruger, D. J., Kinney, L., and Buhin, L. (1999, October). Issues in building healthy and productive university-community partnerships across different settings. Symposium conducted at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Downers Grove, IL.
  16. Newbrough, J., Suarez-Balcazar, Y., Jayaraj, A., & Kruger, D. J. (1999, July). The Community Action-Research Centers Project. Symposium conducted at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, New Haven, CT.
  17. Suarez-Balcazar, Y., Kruger, D. J., & Jayaraj, A. (1999, May). Models of community- university collaborations for participatory evaluation. Symposium conducted at annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Oral Presentations

  1. Kruger, D.J., Hollis, M.E., McGarrell, E.F., Reischl, T.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2014, November). The social ecology of trust in police. Oral presentation, American Society of Criminology, San Francisco, CA.
  2. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M.L. (2014, August). Life history variation in reproductive strategies is Intuitive across cultures. Oral presentation, International Society for Human Ethology, Belem, Brazil.
  3. Kruger, D.J., & Nedelec, J.L. (2014, July). Life history predicts perceptions of procedural justice and police legitimacy. Oral presentation, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Natal, Brazil.
  4. Kruger, D. J. (2014, May). Cross-cultural validation of the comprehension of life history dimensions. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  5. Kruger, D. J., Fisher, M. L., Wright, P. (2014, May). Patriarchy, male competition, and excess male mortality. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  6. Kruger, D.J., Sloan, J.L., & Tifferet, S. (2014, May). Who is man's best friend for attracting women? Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  7. Riaño-Mojica, E., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Kruger, D.J., Sheldon, S.P., Llanes, M., & Isela Flores, G. (2014, April). Youth leadership in the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos project. La Academia del Pueblo Latino/a and Latin American Research Conference, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
  8. Rheingans, C., Ledón, C., Waller, A., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, March). Encuesta Buenos Vecinos: Building capacity to promote Washtenaw County Latino/a health. Oral presentation, Julian Samora Research Institute, East Lansing, MI.
  9. Wilke, A.W., Sherman, A., Curdt, B., Mondal, S., Fitzgerald, C.J., & Kruger, D.J., & (2013, November). An evolutionary domain-specific risk scale. Psychonomic Society, Toronto, ON.
  10. Wade, S., Kruger, D.J., & Ledón, C. (2013, October). From Public Health to Planning: Experiences engaging hard-to-reach populations in Washtenaw County. Michigan Association of Planning, Kalamazoo, MI.
  11. Kruger, D.J. Aiyer, S.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2013, July). Adult male scarcity predicts adolescent violence at the neighborhood level. Oral presentation, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Miami, FL.
  12. Fernandes, H. B. F., Woodley, M. A., Hutz, C. S., Kruger, D. J. (2013, July). Strategic differentiation-integration effort in the context of sexual strategies: A cross-national perspective. Oral presentation, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Miami, FL.
  13. Manche, C., Suzuki, R. & Kruger, D.J. (2013, July). Process travel time and distance to primary health care providers in Flint, Michigan: A multi-modal network based approach. XVth International Symposium in Medical/Health Geography, East Lansing, MI.
  14. Kruger, D.J., Hughes, S.M., Fitzgerald, C.J., & Jeffery, A.J. (2013, June). Life history variation influences the reported ideal structure of sexual intercourse. Oral presentation, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Annville, PA.
  15. Fitzgerald, C.J., Kruger, D.J., Loeffler, C., Shackelford, T.K., & Weekes-Shackelford, V. (2013, June). Short-term sex ratio manipulations affect men's self-reported and perceived life history strategies. Oral presentation, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Annville, PA.
  16. Kruger, D.J. (2013, May). Literary Darwinism: Building interdisciplinary collaboration to advance understanding. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  17. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Fitzgerald, C.J., Garcia, J.R., Geher, G., & Guitar, E. (2013, May). Elaborating the understanding of perceptions of sexual and emotional infidelity. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  18. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Halloran, K.B., Keikover, Z.L., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2013, May). Attachment style and personality predicts homesickness in college students. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  19. Kruger, D.J., Hughes, S.M., & Jeffery, A.J. (2013, May). Reproductive strategies influence the perceived importance of affection surrounding intercourse. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  20. Kruger, D.J., Aiyer, S.M., Caldwell, C.H., Klein, H.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2013, May). Scarcity of adult men predicts higher youth assault rates. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  21. Kruger, D. J., Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Miller, A., Stoddard, S., & Zimmerman, M. (2012, October). Importance of present time orientation in predicting early adolescent violence. Oral presentation, American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  22. Kruger, D. J., & Cupal, S. (2012, October). Speak to Your Health! Community Survey: A tool for community capacity building and policy for health promotion. Oral presentation, American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  23. Kruger, D. J. (2012, August). The health impact of male scarcity in modern human populations. Oral presentation, International Society for Human Ethology. Vienna, Austria.
  24. Tifferet, S., Bar-Lev, O., Zeler, S. & Kruger, D. J. (2012, August). Cad's best friend? Dog ownership increases long-term relationship attractiveness and attenuates short-term mating perceptions. Oral presentation, International Society for Human Ethology. Vienna, Austria.
  25. Fernandes, H.B.F., Kruger, D.J., Natividade, J.C., Hutz, C.S., & Kennair, L.E.O. (2012, June). Postcoital negative emotions: mental disorder or adaptive mechanism?. Oral presentation, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, NM.
  26. Kruger, D.J. & Piglowski, J. S. (2012, May). Beware of the squinty-eyed guy! Eyelid constriction and mating strategy. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  27. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., Clark, S., Lewis, S., & Wehbe, M. (2012, May). Pride and Prejudice or family and flirtation? Women's mating strategies in Jane Austen's novels. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  28. Kruger, D.J. & Finkel, J. A. (2012, May). Contagious cell phone use in Midwestern college students. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  29. Kruger, D.J. & Onopa, J. A. (2012, May). The halo of altruism shines on women's perceptions of male physical attractiveness. Oral presentation, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  30. Kruger, D. J., Munsell, M.A., French-Turner, T., & Brownlee, S. (2012, April). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration predicts low-weight births. Oral presentation, National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, D.C.
  31. Kruger, D. J., Carty, D.C., French-Turner, T., & Brownlee, S. (2012, April). Genesee County REACH: Documenting successes in African American infant mortality reduction. Oral presentation, National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, D.C.
  32. Kruger, D. J. (2012, April). Democratizing data for health promotion with a community-based survey. Oral presentation, National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, D.C.
  33. Kruger, D.J., Onopa, J. A., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2012, April). The halo of altruism shines on perceptions of male attractiveness. Oral presentation, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Plymouth, NH.
  34. Veinot, T., Campbell, T., Kruger, D.J., Grodzinski, A., & Franzen, S. (2011, October). Drama and danger: The opportunities and challenges of promoting youth sexual health through online social networks. Oral presentation given at the American Medical Informatics Assocation Annual Symposium, Washington, DC.
  35. Lewin, L., Clark, J., Finkel, J.A., Polanski, S.P. & Kruger, D.J. (2011, July). Space invaders: Communication technology and social space in American college students. Oral presentation given at the International Society for Human Ethology Summer Institute, Prague, Czech Republic.
  36. Kruger, D.J., Clark, J., & Vanas, S. (2011, June). The operational sex ratio influences birth outcomes in modern human populations. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Montpellier, France.
  37. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T.M., & Brownlee, S. (2011, June). Validating an effective community-based socio-ecological infant mortality disparity reduction program. Oral presentation given at the annual REACH U.S. California & Beyond: REACHing for Health Equity conference, Long Beach, CA.
  38. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T.M., & Brownlee, S. (2011, June). Brief assessment tools for the efficient and effective evaluation of program activities. Oral presentation given at the annual REACH U.S. California & Beyond: REACHing for Health Equity conference, Long Beach, CA.
  39. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., & Fitzgerald, C. J. (2011, May). Reproductively relevant factors influence the likelihood of exposing sexual cheating. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  40. Kruger, D.J. (2011, May). Socio-demographic factors intensifying male mating competition increase sex differences in mortality rates. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  41. Kimmel, A., Kruger, D.J., & Campbell, T. (2011, April). Youth definitions of healthy sexuality: Personal responsibility, trust, privacy, and implications for technology use. Oral presentation given at the Sex::Tech Conference, San Francisco, CA.
  42. Kruger, D.J., Clark, J., & Vanas, S. (2011, April). The evolutionary demography of reproductive dynamics and birth outcomes in technologically advanced populations. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Binghamton, NY.
  43. Johnsen, L. L., Kruger, D.J., & Geher, G. (2011, April). Childhood injuries as an early practice of intra-sexual competition. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Binghamton, NY.
  44. Curdt, B., Kruger, D.J., & Wilke, A.W. (2011, April). An evolutionary valid domain-specific risk-taking scale. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Binghamton, NY.
  45. Kruger, D.J., & Turbeville, A. (2010, November). The impact of economic decline on community heath indicators. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  46. Kruger, D.J. (2010, August). Sex differences in human mortality rates as a function of life history and male mating competition. Oral presentation given at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Madison, WI.
  47. Kruger, D.J., & Figueredo, A. J. (2010, June). Health related correlates of life history strategy in a representative community sample. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Eugene, OR.
  48. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C. (2010, May). Reproductive strategies and relationship preferences associated with prestigious and dominant men. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  49. Kruger, D.J., & Hughes, S. M. (2010, May). Variation in reproductive strategies influences post-coital experiences with partners. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  50. Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C. (2010, May). The influence of the Operational Sex Ratio on marital age. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  51. Kruger, D.J., Hughes, S. M., & Miller, S.A. (2010, May). Sex differences in sleep onset reflect variation in reproductive strategies. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  52. Kruger, D.J., Hughes, S.M., Miller, S.A., Lewis, S. (2010, March). Variation in reproductive strategies exhibited in the post-coital time interval. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  53. Hughes, S.M. & Kruger, D.J. (2010, March). Sex differences in post-coital behaviors in long- and short-term mating. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  54. Strout, S.L., Fisher, M.L., Kruger, D.J., Steeleworthy, L.A. (2010, March). Pride and Prejudice or Children and Cheating? Representation of women's mating strategies in the work of Jane Austen. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  55. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T.M. (2010, February). Genesee County, Michigan REACH: A successful African American infant mortality reduction initiative. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the National Association of African American Studies, Baton Rouge, LA.
  56. Kruger, D.J., & De Loney, E. H. (2010, February). Incarceration is a factor influencing health disparities in African American communities. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the National Association of African American Studies, Baton Rouge, LA.
  57. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2009, November). Sex differences in mortality rates are shaped by reproductive strategies and population characteristics. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  58. Kruger, D.J., & Munsell, M., (2009, November). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration and birth health outcomes. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  59. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Cox, A., & Byker, D. (2009, July). Ancestral foraging strategies and sex differences in shopping experiences. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Oswego, NY.
  60. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2009, September). Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with an evolutionary life history framework. Oral presentation given at the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population's XXVI International Population Conference, Marrakech, Morocco.
  61. Kruger, D.J., & Munsell, M. (2009, May). Differential maternal somatic investment in response to local environmental variation in a modern population. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Fullerton, CA.
  62. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2009, May). Paleolithic politics in Victorian novels. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Fullerton, CA.
  63. Kruger, D.J., Schlemmer, E. (2009, May). The Operational Sex Ratio, life history, and male marital rates. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  64. Kruger, D.J., DeLoney, E.H. (2009, May). Incarceration of close others affects mental and physical health. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  65. Kruger, D.J. (2009, May). Young adults attempt exchanges in currencies of reproductive value. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  66. Kruger, D.J. (2009, May). Financial discounting is related to male mating intentions and success. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  67. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Cox, A., & Byker, D. (2009, May). Ancestral foraging strategies and sex differences in consumer shopping experiences. Oral presentation given at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  68. Kruger, D.J. (2008, December). Using Geographical Information Systems for effective health assessment and evaluation. Oral presentation given at the Center for Disease Control's REACH U.S. Technical Assistance Workshop, Atlanta, GA.
  69. Kruger, D.J., Carty, D.C., Turner, T.M., Campbell, B., DeLoney, E.H., & Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Developing and monitoring system change around social determinants of health: Lessons learned from a successful infant mortality reduction program. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  70. Kruger, D.J., & Jayaratne, T. (2008, October). Who supports genetic research? Demographic factors associated with beliefs on risks and benefits. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  71. Kruger, D.J., DeLoney, E.H., Sparks, A., & Sonnega, J. (2008, October). Health impact of incarceration on friends and family in the community. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  72. Sonnega, J. & Kruger, D.J. (2008, October). Using a Community Based Health Survey to Describe Local Rates of Depression and Anxiety and inform efforts at Mental Health Promotion. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  73. Campbell, B., Griffith, D.M., Shirey, L., Kruger, D.J., Robinson, K.J., MHA, Leverette, E. (2008, October). Getting the facts: Using a local community health survey for community mobilization around HIV/AIDS. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  74. Kruger, D.J., & Shirey, L. (2008, October). Community based local health surveillance as a tool for informing policy change. Oral presentation given at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.
  75. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T.M. (2008, September). The Genesee County, Michigan REACH 2010 Project: A successful infant mortality reduction initiative. Oral presentation, CityMatCH Urban Maternal-Child Health Leadership Conference, Albuquerque, NM.
  76. Kruger, D.J., Kardum, I., Tetaz, M., Tifferet, S., & Fisher, M. (2008, July). Cross-cultural recognition of alternative male mating strategies. Oral presentation given at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy.
  77. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Cox, A., & Byker, D. (2008, June). The evolutionary psychology of consumer shopping experiences. Oral presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Kyoto, Japan.
  78. Kruger, D.J. (2008, May). Human life history and sex differences in mortality rates. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Manchester, NH.
  79. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2008, April). Economic transition, male competition, and sex differences in mortality rates. Oral presentation given at the meeting of the Population Association of America. New Orleans, LA.
  80. Wieseneck, S., Kruger, D.J., Matney, J., & Reischl, T. (2008, April). The Relationship Between Fear of Crime and a Healthy Lifestyle in Flint, MI. Oral presentation given at the Michigan Epidemiology Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  81. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Identifying best practices in a successful program to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  82. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, November). The successes of a community partnership designed to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  83. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality reduction program . Paper session presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  84. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, October). Documenting success in an infant mortality reduction program. Oral presentation, Society for Public Health Education, Alexandria, VA.
  85. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., Lewis, Y. (2007, October). Democratizing data: Local dissemination strategies for a community-based health survey. Oral presentation at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
  86. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., & Franks, M. (2007, October). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality disparity reduction community initiative. Oral presentation at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
  87. Carroll, J., Johnson, J., Gottschall, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, June). Author Sex Bias in the Depiction of Mate Selection Preferences in Victorian Novels. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Williamsburg, VA.
  88. Kruger, D.J., & Lanthorn, H. (2007, May). The impact of three types of insecurity on mental and physical health. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  89. Kruger, D.J. (2007, May). Time perspective guides early adolescent behavioral strategies. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  90. Kruger, D.J. (2007, May). Alternative male mating strategies are recognized across cultures. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  91. McKellar, J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Zimmerman, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, May). Collaborating to Reduce Racial Disparities in Infant Mortality: REACH 2010 and the Prevention Research Center of Michigan. Paper session presented at the United States - Mexico Border Health Association 65th Annual Meeting, South Padre Island, Texas.
  92. Kruger, D.J. (2007, April). Assessing the recognition of alternative male mating strategies across cultures. Oral presentation at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  93. Kruger, D.J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. (2006, November). Planning diabetes intervention efforts with geographical information systems. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
  94. Lewis, Y., Kruger, D.J. (2006, November). Mapping a message for faith leaders. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
  95. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2006, August). Male competition, economic transition, and sex differences in mortality rates. Oral presentation at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Detroit, MI.
  96. Kruger, D.J., Zimmerman, M., & Reischl, T.M. (2006, June). Time Perspective as a Psychological Mechanism for Functional Developmental Adaptation. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Philadelphia, PA.
  97. Jackson, J.J. & Kruger, D.J. (2006, June). Measurement of Human Mating Strategies: Replication and Extension of the Three-Factor Model of Sociosexuality. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Philadelphia, PA.
  98. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J., & Kruger, D.J. Graphing Jane Austen. (2006, June). Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Philadelphia, PA.
  99. Kruger, D.J. (2006, May). Male Facial Masculinity Influences Relationship Preferences and Personality Attributions. Paper session to be presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  100. Kruger, D.J., Wang, X.T., & Wilke, A. (2006, May). Evolutionary Domain Specificity in Perceptions of Risk Taking. Paper session to be presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  101. Shirey, L., Brady, J., Greene-Moton, E., Kruger, D.J., Griffith, D., Isichei, P., Kunkel, L., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Sparks, A. (2005, November). Challenges and lessons learned developing a community-based health survey. Paper session to be presented at the annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, New Orleans, LA.
  102. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2005, June). Social context, male competition, and sex differences in mortality. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Austin, TX.
  103. Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., Johnson, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, June). Individual Differences in the Achievement of Evolutionarily Relevant Goals in Victorian Novels. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Austin, TX.
  104. Wang, X.T., Kruger, D.J., & Wilke, A. (2005, June). Evolutionary Domains of Risk and Life History. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Austin, TX.
  105. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005, May). Males Identify and Respond Adaptively to the Mating Strategies of Other Men. Paper session presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  106. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005, May). Women's Life History Attributes Predict Intentions and Behaviors in Romantic Relationships. Paper session presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  107. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J., Lewis, E.Y., & Shirey, L. (2005, March). Using geographical information systems to facilitate community based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts. Paper session presented at the 19th National Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA.
  108. Kruger, D.J., & Shirey, L., & Brady, J. (2004, November). Using Geographical Information Systems to Facilitate Community Based Public Health Planning. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  109. Kruger, D.J., & Reischl, T. (2004, November). Understanding the relationship of neighborhood conditions and perceptions to mental health. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  110. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2004, July). Dad and Cad Mating Strategies in British Romantic Literature. Paper session presented at the biennial meeting of the International Society for Human Ethology, Ghent, Belgium.
  111. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2004, July). Dads and Cads: Alternative Male Mating Strategies and Female Preferences for Literary Characters. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Berlin, Germany.
  112. Wilke, A., Todd, P.M., Hutchinson, J.M.C., & Kruger, D.J. (2004, July). Risk-taking behavior as a cue in mate choice: a cross-cultural study. Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Berlin, Germany.
  113. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2004, May). An Integrative Evolutionary Perspective on Sex Differences in Mortality. Paper session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, Chicago, IL.
  114. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2004, May). Dads and Cads: Alternative Mating Strategies in British Romantic Literature. Paper session presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  115. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2004, April). Sex Differences in Mortality are Amplified in Disadvantaged and Uncertain Socioeconomic Conditions. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  116. Fisher, M.L., Kruger, D.J., & Jobling, I. (2003, August). Women's Mating Strategies and Preferences of Dads Versus Cads. Paper session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.
  117. Kruger, D.J., Nesse, R. M. (2003, June). The Male:Female Mortality Ratio across social contexts. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.
  118. Jobling, I., Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M.L. (2003, June). Dads and Cads: Alternative Mating Strategies and Preferences for Literary Characters. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.
  119. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R.M. (2003, May). An Integrated Evolutionary Perspective on the Male to Female Mortality Ratio. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.
  120. Kruger, D.J., Nesse, R.M., Bhimani, M., Carmona, M., Terwilliger, N., & Weidle, K. (2003, May). Emotional Commitment in Interpersonal Relationships as a Social Strategy. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.
  121. Kruger, D.J., Nesse, R. M. (2002, June). The risk of being male: The Sexual Mortality Ratio for leading causes of death in the United States. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.
  122. Nesse, R. M. & Kruger, D.J. (2002, June). Measuring commitment: Methods, importance and correlates. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.
  123. Kruger, D. J. (2002, June). Psychological Well-Being is not a unitary construct. Oral presentation, Changing Lives of Older Couples Conference, University of Michigan.
  124. Kruger, D. J., Nesse, R. M., & Vinokur, A. (2002, May). Factors influencing the psychological well-being of elderly Americans. Paper presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.
  125. Kruger, D. J. (2001, June). An integration of proximate and ultimate influences for altruistic helping intentions. Presented at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, London, England.
  126. Kruger, D. J. (2001, April). The unique effect of kinship in predicting helping intentions. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.
  127. Kruger, D. J. (2001, March). Evolution and altruism: Integrating proximate and ultimate influences. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Social Psychologists of Chicago, University of Chicago.
  128. Russell, R., Bryant, F., Kruger, D. J., Jones, M., & Wandrei, M. (2000, July). Perspective taking and identifying with characters in fiction. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Society for Interpersonal Theory and Research. Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  129. Kruger, D. J. (2000, March). Altruism and evolution: Evidence for cognitive processes facilitating ultimate objectives. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Social Psychologists of Chicago, University of Chicago.
  130. Kruger, D. J., & Jayraj, A. (1999, October). A research toolbox for community organizations. Oral presentation at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Downers Grove, IL.
  131. Kruger, D. J. (1999, May). Cognitive mechanisms for kin selection across domains of assistance. Oral presentation at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.
  132. Kruger, D. J. (1999, May). An evolutionary approach to social psychology. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, Loyola University Chicago.
  133. Kruger, D. J., & Jayaraj, A. (1998, October). Some current trends and future possibilities in community-university collaborations. Paper presented at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Oregon, IL.
  134. Kruger, D. J. (1998, May). Can we forgive Buss et al. for their use of force?: A new spin on extra-relational affairs. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of Sigma Xi: The Scientific Research Society, Loyola University Chicago.
  135. Kruger, D. J. (1998, March). Differences in intentions to provide assistance based on the gender of the recipient. Oral presentation at the annual Notre Dame Gender Studies Conference, South Bend, IN.
  136. Kruger, D. J. (1998, March). Harried high school students and the hallowed halls of academia. Oral presentation at the annual Graduate Student Colloquium, Loyola University Chicago.
  137. Kruger, D. J. (1997, October). A community invests in its future: The EDGE/UP School-to-Work Initiative. Oral presentation at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Dowagiac, MI.

Poster Presentations

  1. Lopez, W., LeBron, A.M.W., Kruger, D.J., Delva, J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., & Llanes, M. (2014, November). Social patterning of health and service utilization among Latinos: Findings from the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos. Poster, American Public Health Association, New Orleans, LA.
  2. Heinze, J., Kruger, D.J., Reischl , T.M., Cupal, S., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2014, November). Disease, social support and perceived health across the lifespan in a community representative sample. Poster, American Public Health Association, New Orleans, LA.
  3. Siddiqui, A., Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Llanes , M. (2014, August). Enhancing health services delivery for Washtenaw County Latino/as through Encuesta Buenos Vecinos. Spectrum Health Healthier Communities Seventh Annual Community Health Worker Conference. Grand Rapids, MI.
  4. Kruger, J.S. & Kruger, D.J., (2014, August). An ethological assessment of allegiance to rival universities in an intermediate city. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Belem, Brazil. Winner of Poster Award.
  5. Fernandes, H. B. F., Kennair, L. E. O., Hutz, C. S., Natividade, J. C., & Kruger, D. J. (2014, July). Evidence of validity for a three-factor scale of Negative Post-coital Emotions. Poster, International Test Commission, San Sebastian, Spain.
  6. Kruger, D.J., Aiyer, S.M., Caldwell, C.H., Reischl , T.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2014, May). Neighborhood scarcity of adult men predicts adolescent violence. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  7. Kruger, D.J.,. Waller, A., Ledón, C., & Llanes, M. (2014, May). Barriers to dental care predict greater Latino/a permanent tooth loss. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  8. Kruger, D.J., Sloan, J.L., & Tifferet, S. (2014, May). Man's best friend? Friendly and aggressive dogs have different mate attraction influences. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  9. Kruger, D.J., Crichlow, V.J., Hollis, M.E., McGarrell, E.F., Jefferson, B.M., Reischl , T.M., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2014, May). Violent crime density, trust in police, and intentions to contact police. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  10. Kruger, D.J., Fink, T.R., Gage, D.R., Peters, M.A., Richardson, R.L., Tezgiden, M.M., & Unruh, J.M. (2014, May). Assessing colleges' geographic territories through the commercial availability of apparel. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  11. Sloan, J.L., Kodjebacheva, G., Kunkel, L., Smith, K.D., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, May). Identifying barriers to children's dental care with a community-wide health survey. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  12. Sloan, J.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, May). Get your game on: Displays of school loyalty during college football season. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  13. Fitzgerald, C.J., Kruger, D.J., Shackelford, T.K., Weekes-Shackelford, V. (2014, May). Manipulating the operational sex ratio influences men's life history strategies. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  14. Richardson, G.B., Hardesty, P.H., Nedelec, J.L., Kruger, D.J., Brubaker, M.D. (2014, May). From childhood environment to dimensions of life history strategy to substance use/abuse. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  15. Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Sheldon, S.P., Llanes, M., Isela Flores, G., Davila, J., Brace, D., Butler, K., & Siddiqui, A. (2014, May). Encuesta Buenos Vecinos: Building capacity to promote Latino/a health. Poster, Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  16. Sloan, J.L., Kruger, D.J., Suzuki, R. (2014, May). Participation in a student-run free health clinic enhances educational experiences. Poster, Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  17. Tezgiden, M., Peters, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Assessing college's geographic territories through the commercial availability of apparel. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  18. Gage, D., Schroeder, K.M., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). An observational study on expressions of sexuality: The influence of the male/female ratio. University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  19. Mostovoi, N. & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Cads versus dads: The predictability of reproductive strategies based on character descriptions. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  20. Butler, K. & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Bringing community research into the 21st Century - Multimedia methods. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  21. Zhu, S. & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Football ethology. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  22. Unruh, J., Richardson, R., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Evolutionary psychology and human behavior: Cheaters on cheating. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  23. Epshteyn, V., Fink, T., & Kruger, D.J. (2014, April). Undergraduate laptop use in classrooms. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  24. Franzen, S.P., Bland, L., Reischl, Kruger, D.J., T.M., Campbell, T., Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2014, April). Psychosocial predictors of healthy sex behaviors among African American adolescents and young adults. University of Michigan Health System/Adolescent Health Initiative Conference on Adolescent Health, Ypsilanti, Michigan.
  25. Waller, A., Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Sheldon, S.P., Llanes, M., Riaño-Mojica, E., Riaño, L., & Isela Flores, G. (2014, March). Latino Health Equity is Crucial in Washtenaw County. Poster, Partnerships for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, MI.
  26. Sloan, J.L., Kruger, D.J., Suzuki, R. (2014, February). Mutual benefits from a community-based student run free health clinic. Our Engaged Campus: Community Engagement and Outreach Showcase, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI.
  27. Franzen, S.P., Bland, L., Reischl, T.M., Campbell, T., Campbell, B., Grodzinski, A., Kruger, D.J., & Zimmerman, M.A. (2013, November). Psychosocial predictors of healthy sex behaviors among African American young adults. Poster, American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
  28. Kodjebacheva, K. & Kruger, D.J. (2013, November). Racial and gender differences in the association between depressive symptoms and higher body mass index. Poster, American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
  29. Kodjebacheva, G., Koleilat, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, October). The relationship between fear of crime and body mass index in a demographically representative sample. University of Michigan-Flint Faculty Research and Creative Activity Summit (FRACAS), Flint, MI.
  30. Piglowski, J. S. & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). Beware of the squinty-eyed guy! Eyelid constriction affects perceptions of mating strategy. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  31. Marsh, N.A., Thomsen, A.J., Hassinger, B.R., Guitar, E., Geher, G., Fitzgerald, C.J., Fisher, M.L., Garcia, J.R., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). Definitions of sexual and emotional infidelity. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  32. Thomsen, A.J., Marsh, N.A., Hassinger, B.R., Fisher, M.L., Fitzgerald, C.J., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). Understanding perceptions of sexual and emotional infidelity. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  33. Fitzgerald, C.J., Kruger, D.J., Loeffler, C., Shackelford, T.K., Weekes-Shackelford, V. (2013, August). Short-term sex ratio manipulations affect men's self-reported and perceived life history strategies. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  34. Hassinger, B.R., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). The polygyny paradox. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  35. Curran, M.T., Luibrand, K., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). Get on the bus: Using an ethological approach to examine social space in college students. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  36. Onopa, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). The halo of helping: Men who help others are preferred as relationship partners. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  37. Vanas, S.B., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, August). Local scarcity of women predicts higher fertility among married couples and more single father households. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology, Ann Arbor, MI.
  38. Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Epstein, J., Isela Flores, G., Llanes, M., Rheingans, C. (2013, July). Community leadership and participation enhances outcomes in the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos project. Poster, National Association of County and City Health Officials, Dallas, TX.
  39. Reischl, T.M., Krusky, A., Zimmerman, M.A., Aiyer, S.M., Kruger, D.J., Franzen, S.P., Lipton, R. (June, 2013). Assessing physical disorder in urban neighborhoods: Reliability and validity of the parcel maintenance assessment. Poster, Society for Community Research and Action, Miami, FL.
  40. Kruger, D.J., Hassinger, B.R., Marsh, N.A., Thomsen, A.J. & Zimmerman, M.A. (2013, May). The community impact of adult male scarcity. Poster, Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  41. Jaffa, M.M., Kruger, D.J., & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2013, May). Women and wen use eye-closing to solicit romantic overtures. Poster, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  42. Sloan, J.L. & Kruger, D.J. (2013, May). Community collaboration enhances a student run free clinic's effectiveness. Poster, Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  43. Hassinger, B.R., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). The polygyny paradox.Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  44. Marsh, N.A., Thomsen, A.J., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). Individuals' perceptions of emotional versus sexual infidelity. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  45. Porter, B., Krusky, A., Franzen, S.P., Zimmerman, M.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). Reliance on the Internet for health information predicts high HIV risk. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  46. Kodjebacheva, G., Koleilat, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2013, April). The relationship between fear of crime and body mass index in a demographically representative sample. Poster, 12th Annual Michigan Epidemiology Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
  47. Kruger, D.J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Epstein, J., Isela Flores, G., Llanes, M., Rheingans, C. (2013, March). Community leadership and participation enhances outcomes in the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos project. Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research Annual Community Engagement Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI.
  48. Garrity, A., Morrel-Samuels, S., and the STYH Survey Committee (2013, March). Making data useful: Using multiple methods to share the results of a community health survey to improve community health outcomes. Poster, Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research Annual Community Engagement Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI. Winner of student poster award.
  49. Kruger, D. J., Krusky, A., Franzen, S., & Zimmerman, M. (2012, October). Reliance on the Internet for health information predicts high HIV risk. Poster, American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  50. Kruger, D. J., Turner, T. M., Brownlee, S., DeLoney, E. H., Campbell, B., & Carty, D. C. (2012, October). Assessing the long-term impact of the Undoing Racism Workshop. Poster, American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  51. Kruger, D. J., Valacak, M., Campbell, B., Greenberg, E. (2012, October). High STI incidence in racial geographic isolates. Poster, American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  52. Kruger, D.J. (2012, August). Which is the fragile sex? Understanding sex differences in mortality rates with a life history framework. Poster, National Conference on Health Statistics, Washington, DC.
  53. Sloan, J.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, August). The importance of financial health in predicting mental and physical health outcomes. Poster, National Conference on Health Statistics, Washington, DC.
  54. Kruger, D.J., Curran, M.T., Luibrand, K.L., & Finkel, J.A. (2012, June). Human Ethology in the Space Age: Testing hypotheses with American college students. Poster, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, NM.
  55. McCanney, P., Kruger, D.J., Fitzgerald, C., & Wilke, A. (2012, June). An evolutionary valid domain-specific risk-taking scale. Poster, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, NM.
  56. Kruger, D.J., Carrothers, J., & Greenberg, E. (2012, May). Increasing economic adversity is associated with worse self-reported physical and mental health. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  57. Kruger, D.J. & Piglowski, J. S. (2012, May). Beware of the squinty-eyed guy! Eyelid constriction affects perceptions of mating strategy. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  58. Kruger, D.J. & Finkel, J. A. (2012, May). Contagious cell phone use in Midwestern college students. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  59. Kruger, D.J. & Onopa, J. A. (2012, May). The halo of altruism shines on women's perceptions of male physical attractiveness. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  60. Sloan, J.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, May). Sleep quality mediates the relationship between fear of crime and mental health. Poster, Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  61. Kruger, D.J., Munsell , M.A., & French-Turner, T. (2012, May). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration predicts birth outcomes. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  62. Guitar, A.E., Fisher, M.L., Garcia, J.R., Kruger, D.J., & Geher, G. (2012, April). Assessing definitions and interpretations of sexual and emotional infidelity. Poster, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Plymouth, NH.
  63. Kiekover, Z.L., E. Halloran, K.E., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, April). Predictors of homesickness in college students. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  64. Amhaz , S.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, April). Was that cheating? Perceptions vary by mating types and mating strategies. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  65. Hezarkhani , A., White, A.C. & Kruger, D.J. (2012, April). Behavior preferences during post-coital time interval. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  66. Curran, M.T., Luibrand , K.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, April). Get on the bus: using an ethological approach to examine social space in college students. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  67. E. Halloran, K.E., Kiekover, Z.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, April). Predictors of homesickness in college students. Poster, Michigan Research Community Annual Symposium, University of Michigan.
  68. Sloan, J.L., & Kruger, D.J. (2012, March).Sleep quality mediates the relationship between fear of crime and mental health. Michigan Graduate Education Day, Michigan State Capitol, Lansing, MI.
  69. Campbell, T., Kimmel, A., & Kruger, D.J. (October, 2011). Youth definitions of healthy sexuality: Implications for social technology use. National Outreach Scholarship Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  70. Johnsen, L., Kruger, D.J., & Geher, G. (2011, June). Childhood neighborhood environment as a predictor of childhood injury, life history strategy, and sexuality. Poster presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Montpellier, France.
  71. Kruger, D.J. & Hughes, S. M. (2011, May). Falling asleep first after sex leads to partner desires for better bonding. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  72. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., Clark, S., Lewis, S., & Wehbe, M. (2011, May). Pride and prejudice or family and flirtation? Women's mating strategies in Jane Austen's novels. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  73. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., & Fitzgerald, C. J. (2011, May). Reproductively relevant factors influence the likelihood of exposing sexual cheating. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  74. Kruger, D.J. (2011, May). Socio-demographic factors intensifying male mating competition increase sex differences in mortality rates. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  75. Suzuki, R., Mathis, A.B., & Kruger, D.J. (2011, May). Social Capitals and Health Outcomes in Flint, MI. Poster presented at the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research Annual Community Engagement Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI.
  76. Kruger, D.J. & Hughes, S. M. (2011, April). Falling asleep first after sex leads to greater partner desires for bonding and affection. Poster presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Binghamton, NY.
  77. Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Did indigenous lactose intolerance impede the Viking colonization of North America? Poster presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Binghamton, NY.
  78. Polanski, S.P. & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Sex differences in mortality rates have increased in China following the single-child law. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  79. Mohamed, K.A., & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Disgust reactions to non-sexual situations. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  80. Lewin, L. & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Space invaders: Human ethology on the public bus. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  81. Vanas, S.B., & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). The Operational Sex Ratio influcences human reproductive dynamics. University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  82. Hertzberg, N., Packshir, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Disgust reactions to sexual situations. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  83. Finkel, J. A. & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). Contagious cell phone use in American college students. Poster, University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  84. Onopa, J. A., & Kruger, D.J. (2011, April). The effects of altruistic acts on perceptions of physical attractiveness. Poster, Michigan Research Community Annual Symposium, University of Michigan.
  85. Kruger, D.J. & Valerio, M.A. (2010, November). Examining place effects and asthma in an adult population: Zip codes, fast food and asthma. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  86. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T., Brownlee, S. & Turbeville, A. (2010, November). Promoting social justice through a community-based African American infant mortality reduction program. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  87. Turner, T., Brownlee, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, November). On the bench and in the trench: Experiences in an African American infant mortality reduction program. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  88. Garcia, J. R. & Kruger, D. J. (2010, August). Unbuckling in the Bible Belt: Conservative sexual norms lower marital ages. Poster presented at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Madison, WI.
  89. Fitzgerald, C. J., Kruger, D. J., & Peterson, T. (2010, August). Female scarcity reduces women's marital ages and increases variance in men's marital ages. Poster presented at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Madison, WI.
  90. Kruger, D.J., & Figueredo, A. J. (2010, June). Financial strategies reflect life history variation. Poster presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Eugene, OR.
  91. Valerio, M.A., & Kruger D.J., (2010, May). Examining place effects and asthma in an adult population: Zip codes, fast food and asthma. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Thoracic Society, New Orleans, LA.
  92. Kruger, D.J., Fitzgerald, C., & Peterson, T. (2010, May). Female scarcity reduces women's marital age and increases men's marital age variance. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
  93. Kruger, D.J. & Fitzgerald, C. (2010, May). Reproductive strategies and relationship preferences associated with prestigious and dominant men. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
  94. Kruger, D.J. & Hughes, S. M. (2010, May). Variation in reproductive strategies influences post-coital experiences with partners. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
  95. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., & Fitzgerald, C. (2010, May). Was that cheating? Perceptions vary by type of behavior and reproductive strategy. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
  96. Hughes, S. M. & Kruger, D.J. (2010, May). Sex differences in post-coital behaviors in long- and short-term mating: An evolutionary perspective. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.
  97. Chopik, W. J. & Kruger, D.J. (2010, May). Life history strategy affects financial planning, economic display, and financial distress. Poster presented at The Interdisciplinary Science of Consumption. Ann Arbor, MI.
  98. Kruger, D.J., & Turbeville, A. (2010, May). The impact of economic decline on community heath indicators. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  99. Turbeville, A., Kruger, D.J., French-Turner, T.M., Dunn, D., & Chisom, R. (2010, May). Undoing racism via the REACH US infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  100. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L., & Fitzgerald, C. (2010, May). Was that cheating? Perceptions vary by type of behavior and reproductive strategy. Poster presented at the annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  101. Lewis, S., Clark, S., Wehbe, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). Successful selflessness and precarious promiscuity: Female mating. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  102. Wehbe, M., Clark, S., Lewis, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). The boisterous and the beautiful: Alternative female mating strategies. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  103. Butler, T.J., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). Altruistic tendencies are sensitive to sex-specific mate selection criteria. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  104. Chaudhry, A., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). Why wear the Hijab? Psychological and social functions. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  105. Imtiaz, A., Ahsan, M., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). Cross cultural Study in mating strategies. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  106. Khorfan, K., & Kruger, D.J. (2010, April). Perceptions of male mating strategies across cultures. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  107. Kruger, D.J. & Garcia, J. R. (2010, March). Unbuckling in the Bible Belt: Conservative sexual norms lower marital ages. Poster presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  108. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Strout, S.L. & Fitzgerald, C.J. (2010, March). Was that cheating? Perceptions vary by type of behavior and reproductive strategy. Poster presentation given at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  109. Roehler, D.R. & Kruger, D.J. (2010, March). Health inequalities based on income and race in Genesee County, MI. Poster presentation given at the Interdisciplinary Group on Poverty and Inequality Spring Conference. Ann Arbor, MI.
  110. Kruger, D.J., & Valerio, M., (2009, November). Association between psychosocial factors and asthma in a demographically representative adult population. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  111. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T.M. (2009, September). Research and evaluation for a promising infant mortality reduction program. Poster presented at the International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, Marrakech, Morocco.
  112. Kruger, D.J., & Munsell, M. (2009, May). Neighborhood structural deterioration is inversely associated with maternal somatic investment. Poster presented at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Oswego, NY.
  113. Peterson, T. & Kruger, D.J. (2009, July). Representation of Evolutionary Psychology is steadily increasing in flagship Psychology journals. Poster, North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Oswego, NY.
  114. Kruger, D.J., & Munsell, M. (2009, July). Life History, environmental context, and maternal somatic investment. Poster, International Society for Human Ethology Summer Institute, Orono, ME.
  115. Kruger, D.J., & Schlemmer, E. (2009, May). Age moderates the Operational Sex Ratio relationship with male marital status. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  116. Kruger, D.J. (2009, May). Risky financial strategies as male mating effort. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  117. Kruger, D.J. & Nesse, R.M. (2009, May). Male mating competition, inequality, and excess male mortality. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.
  118. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., & Hamacher, L. (2009, May). Using a community based survey to facilitate policy development. Poster presented at the Partners for Healthy Communities Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI.
  119. Kruger, D.J., Campbell, B., Valacak, M.J., & Trevor Thomas, T. (2009, May). Residential racial segregation is the strongest predictor of STI incidence. Poster presented at the Partners for Healthy Communities Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI.
  120. Kruger, D.J., Munsell, M., & Turner, T.M. (2009, May). Using Geographical Information Systems in an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  121. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., & Hamacher, L. (2009, May). Using a community based survey to facilitate policy development. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  122. Valerio, M.A., Kruger, D.J., Murthy, S.S. (2009, May). Exploring the association between psychosocial factors and asthma in an adult population. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA.
  123. Jenkins, V., & Kruger, D.J. (2009, April). An evolutionary perspective on human sex differences in post-copulatory preferences and behaviors. University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Research Forum.
  124. Hasan, A., & Kruger, D.J. (2009, April). Evolution, culture, and mortality patterns. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  125. Yu, V., & Kruger, D.J. (2009, April). Discerning sex differences in human mortality rates using an evolutionary life-history framework. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  126. Love, C., & Kruger, D.J. (2009, April). Genesee County Healthy Sexuality Project. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  127. Wang, K. (2009, April). Cultural differences and alternative male reproductive strategies. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  128. Kruger, D.J., Hamacher, L., Shirey, L., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Establishing a county health insurance plan with the aid of a community based health survey. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  129. Kruger, D.J., Turner, T.M., & Youra, K. (2008, October). Using Geographical Information Systems to facilitate an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  130. Kruger, D.J., Shirey, L., White, A., Goldon, A., & DeLoney, E.H. (2008, October). Using a community based public health survey to address restaurant tobacco policies. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  131. Carty, D.C., Kruger, D.J., Turner, T.M., Campbell, B., DeLoney, E.H., Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Impact of an integrated anti-racism, community mobilization, and infant mortality prevention program on community racial attitudes and health status. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
  132. Kruger, D.J., Munsell, M., & Turner, T.M. (2008, October). Using Geographical Information Systems to facilitate an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.
  133. Kruger, D.J. & Nesse, R.M. (2008, September). Sexual selection, male competition, and sex differences in human mortality rates. Poster, American College of Epidemiology, Tucson, AZ.
  134. Kruger, D.J. & Nesse, R.M. (2008, September). Human life history and sex differences in mortality rates. Poster, American College of Epidemiology, Tucson, AZ.
  135. Kruger, D.J., Schlemmer, E. (2008, July). Male life history, the operational sex ratio, and variability in marital rates. Poster presented at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy.
  136. Kruger, D.J. (2008, June). Young adults attempt exchanges in reproductively relevant currencies. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Kyoto, Japan.
  137. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T., & Zimmerman, M. (2008, June). Time perspective is a mediator of risky behavioral strategies rather than a byproduct. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Kyoto, Japan.
  138. Sonnega, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2008, May). Using a community-based health survey to inform planning for sleep health promotion in an urban setting. Poster presented at the Society for Public Health Education Midyear Scientific Conference. Chicago, IL.
  139. Reischl, T.M., Kaminski, J., Zimmerman, M. A., Kruger, D. J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Franzen, S., & Roberts, E. (2008, May). The challenges of empowering youth to mobilize community-level change and to evaluate the effects. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, CA.
  140. Kruger, D.J., Young Park, J., & Jain-Figueroa, I. (2008, May). Evolutionary and cultural factors influence women's preferences for romantic relationships. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  141. Kruger, D.J., & Jayaratne, T. (2008, May). Factors predicting beliefs on the relative risks and benefits of genetic research. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  142. Kruger, D.J. (2008, May). Young adults attempt exchanges in currencies of reproductive value. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  143. Kruger, D.J., & De Loney, E.H. (2008, May). Incarceration adversely affects the mental and physical health of friends and family members. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  144. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M.L., Cox, A., & Byker, D. (2008, May). Evolutionary psychology and sex differences in shopping experiences. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  145. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2008, May). Time perspective is a mediator of risky behavioral strategies rather than a byproduct. Poster presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  146. Kruger, D.J. (2008, May). Financial risk taking and male mating success. Poster presented at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Manchester, NH.
  147. Kruger, D.J., & Schlemmer, E. (2008, May). When men are scarce, good men are even harder to find: Life history, the sex ratio, and marital rates. Poster presented at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Manchester, NH.
  148. Kruger, D.J., & Nesse, R. M. (2008, April). Sex differences in mortality rates in an evolutionary life history context. Poster presentation given at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, New Orleans, LA.
  149. Traskos, J., Park, J.Y., Macy, E., & Kruger, D.J. (2008, April). Investigating the causes of Male to Female Mortality Ratios. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  150. Schornack, B. & Kruger, D.J. (2008, April). The relationship between the location of parks and gymnasiums with exercise and health in Genesee County, MI. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  151. Park, J.Y., Jain-Figueroa, I., & Kruger, D.J. (2008, April). Evolutionary and cultural factors influence women's preferences for romantic relationships. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  152. DiFazio, L., & Kruger, D.J. (2008, March). Fast food locations and dietary habits in Genesee County, MI. Poster presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Research Scholars Research Forum.
  153. Kruger, D.J., & De Loney, E.H. (2008, March). The impact of incarceration on community health disparities. Poster presented at the Third Annual Health Disparities Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY.
  154. Kruger, D.J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Best practices and policy changes in reducing disparities in infant mortality. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
  155. Wieseneck, S., Kruger, D.J., Matney, J., & Reischl, T. (2007, October). The relationship between fear of crime and a healthy lifestyle in Flint, MI. Poster, annual Public Health Poster Session, School of Public Health, University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, MI.
  156. Kruger, D.J., Kardum, I., Tifferet, S. (2007, May). Cross-cultural recognition of alternative male mating strategies. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  157. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T., Zimmerman, M.A. (2007, May). Time perspective mediates environmental experiences and risky behavioral strategies in early adolescents. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC.
  158. Kruger, D.J., & Lanthorn, H. E. The impact of different dimensions of insecurity on mental and physical health. (2007, May). Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, Washington, DC.
  159. Kruger, D.J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Slonim, A., & Davis-Satterla, L. (2007, May). Developing a Cross-Site Evaluation Tool for Diverse Health Interventions. Poster session presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  160. Kruger, D.J. & Nesse, R.M. (2007, April). Patriarchy, male competition, and excess male mortality. Poster session presented at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, New Paltz, NY.
  161. Hong, J.H., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, April). What type of men do you like? Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  162. Promack, M., Salman, T., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, April). Evolution, culture, and mortality patterns. Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  163. Molkina, D., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, April). You chose: Cad or dad? Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  164. Byker, D., & Kruger, D.J. (2007, March). The evolutionary psychology of shopping. Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Upper Division Research Symposium.
  165. Kruger, D.J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. (2006, November). Using geographical information systems to monitor and improve childhood lead screening. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
  166. Kruger, D.J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Slonim, A., & Davis-Satterla, L. (2006, September). Developing a Cross-Site Evaluation Tool for Diverse Health Disparity Reduction Programs. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Health Promotion Conference. Atlanta, GA.
  167. Kruger, D.J. (2006, August). Facial masculinity as a cue for inferring male reproductive strategy. Poster session presented at the biennial congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Detroit, MI.
  168. Kruger, D.J., & Jackson, J.J. (2006, May). Investment Allocations for Long- and Short-Term Romantic Partner Attributes. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Philadelphia, PA.
  169. Kruger, D.J. (2006, May). Male Facial Masculinity Influences Attributions of Personality and Reproductive Strategy. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  170. Kruger, D.J., Zimmerman, M.A., & Morgenstern, H. (2006, May). The Unique Relationship of Sleep Problems to Mental and Physical Health. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  171. Kruger, D.J., Wang, X.T., & Wilke, A. (2006, May). Identifying Evolutionary Valid Domains of Risk Taking. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  172. Kruger, D.J., Figueredo, A.J., & Jackson, J.J. (2006, May). The Relationships among Psychological Indicators of Life History Attributes. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
  173. Kruger, D.J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. (2006, May). Using GIS to facilitate community lead screening efforts and evaluation. Poster session presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  174. Schlemmer, E.R., Kruger, D.J., & Lanthorn, H. E. (2006, April). The influence of religious beliefs related to health on health behaviors. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  175. Kruger, D.J., & Momose, K., & Soc, M. (2006, April). The Male:Female Mortality Ratio of Eastern Europe. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  176. Kruger, D.J., Lai, P., & Vij, R. (2006, April). A cross-cultural look at alternative male mating strategies. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  177. Kruger, D.J., & Leyzer, D. (2006, April). Are dads and cads recognized in non-English speaking cultures? Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  178. Yiu, C., & Kruger, D.J. (2006, April). The importance of sleep for mental and physical health. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's Spring Research Symposium.
  179. Kruger, D.J. (2006, March). Using GIS for Public Health Research. Invited Poster, University of Michigan Health Sciences Poster Dinner. Ann Arbor, MI.
  180. Schlemmer, E.R., Kruger, D.J., & Lanthorn, H. E. (2006, March). Speak to Your Health! Community Survey. Poster, Michigan Undergraduate Research Forum, Lansing, MI.
  181. Jackson, J.J., & Kruger, D.J. (2006, January). The Measurement of Human Mating Strategies: Replication and Extension Of The Three-Factor Model. Poster session presented at the Evolutionary Psychology Pre-Conference at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Palm Springs, CA.
  182. Johnson, J.A., Carroll, J., Gottschall, J., & Kruger, D.J. (2006, January). The Victorian Folk Psychology of Personality and Life Goals. Poster, Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Palm Springs, CA.
  183. Kruger, D. J., & Nesse, R. M. (2005, August). Increases in Economic Variation and Uncertainty Disproportionately Exacerbate Male Mortality. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.
  184. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J., & Shirey, L. (2005, August). Facilitating Community Understanding of Survey Data Using a Map Library. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.
  185. Kruger, D.J., & Fisher, M. (2005, August). Women Understand Male Relationship Strategies in 19th Century British Novels. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.
  186. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J., Shirey, L., & Sparks, A. (2005, June). Neighborhood Physical Conditions and Perceptions of Social Conditions. Poster session presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
  187. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J., & Shirey, L. (2005, June). Understanding diabetes risk and enhancing community intervention efforts. Poster session presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
  188. Kruger, D.J., & Sparks, A. (2005, June). Youth violence, perceptions of community characteristics, and civic engagement. Poster session presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
  189. Kruger, D.J. (2005, June). Male facial masculinity influences attributions of personality and reproductive strategy. Poster, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Austin, TX.
  190. Wang, X.T., Wilke, A., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, June). Towards a valid evolutionary domain-specific risk-taking scale. Poster, Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Austin, TX.
  191. Kruger, D.J., Reischl, T.M., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Zimmerman, M. (2005, May). Assault Injuries and Perceptions of Neighborhood Crime and Safety. Poster session presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  192. Kruger, D.J., Brady, J., Hutchison, P., Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T.M., Shirey, L., & Zimmerman, M. (2005, May). Using Geographical Information Systems to facilitate community based interventions. Poster session presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  193. Lo, C., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, April). The economic transition in Eastern Europe and mortality patterns. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program' Spring Research Symposium.
  194. Mao, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, April). Mating strategies and facial attractiveness. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program' Spring Research Symposium.
  195. McKee, C., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, April). An international perspective on culture and mortality patterns. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program' Spring Research Symposium.
  196. Jones, A., Harbin, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, April). Understanding the relationship of neighborhood conditions and perceptions to mental health. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program' Spring Research Symposium.
  197. Singh, N., & Kruger, D.J. (2005, April). Predictors of cheating in relationships. Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program' Spring Research Symposium.
  198. Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T.M., Kruger, D.J., Marc Zimmerman, M., & Ivy, W. (2004, June). Assault Injuries and Perceptions of Neighborhood Safety in Genesee County, Michigan, U.S.A. Poster session presented at the Seventh World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Vienna, Austria.
  199. Kruger, D.J., Fisher, M., & Jobling, I. (2004, May). Dads and Cads: A Heroic Foray in Darwinian Literary Criticism. Poster session presented at the annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, Chicago, IL.
  200. Grinnell, C., & Kruger, D.J. (2004, April). Facial expressions after a betrayal in social relationships. Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  201. Chongsatitwatana, J., Mao, S., & Kruger, D.J. (2004, April). Dads and Cads: Behavior and Social Relationships. Poster session presented at the University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  202. Alaimo, K., Brady, J., Greene-Moton, E., Isichei, P., Morrel-Samules, S., Kruger, D., Reischl, T., & Shirey, L. (2004, February). Prevention Research Center of Michigan-Speak to your health! Community Survey. Poster session presented at the National Conference in Chronic Disease Prevention and Control. Washington, DC.
  203. Kruger, D. J., & Nesse, R. M. (2003, December). The emotional facilitation of cooperative behavior in interpersonal relations. Poster session presented at Self, Cognition, and Emotion- Kyoto University International Symposium. Ann Arbor, MI.
  204. Kruger, D. J. (2003, August). The Male-to-Female Mortality Ratio in Socio-Economic Context. Poster session presented at the Summer Institute in Bounded Rationality, Max Planck Institute, Berlin, Germany.
  205. Kruger, D. J., & Nesse, R. M. (2003, August). The impact of social factors on the Male-to-Female Mortality Ratio. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.
  206. Kruger, D.J., Nesse, R.M., Bhimani, M., Carmona, M., Terwilliger, N., & Weidle, K. (2003, August). Emotion based commitment to actions and others as a social strategy. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.
  207. Bhimani, M., Carmona, M., Terwilliger, N., Weidle, K., & Kruger, D.J. (2003, April). Why do people help other people? Poster, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium.
  208. Kruger, D. J., Nesse, R. M. (2002, August). Sexual dimorphism in mortality rates: Composition, trends, and causes. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  209. Kruger, D. J., & Nesse, R. M. (2002, August). Inflation of the sexual dimorphism ratio in modern societies. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Human Ethology. Montreal, Quebec.
  210. Kruger, D. J., & Nesse, R. M. (2002, July). The risk of being male. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Animal Behavior Society. Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
  211. Nesse, R. M. & Kruger, D. J. (2002, June). Explaining sexual mortality ratio variations across age, culture and time. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.
  212. Kruger, D. J. & Abraham, A. (2001, May). Ethnic Differences in Expectations of Obligation to Repay Helping Behaviors . Presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago,IL
  213. Kruger, D. J. (2000, June). Evidence for cognitive processes promoting inclusive fitness. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Amherst College, Amherst MA.
  214. Bryant,F., Russell, R., Kruger, D. J., Crowther, A., & Elie, M. (2000, June). Dispositional empathy and reader's identification with protagonists in fiction. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Interpersonal Theory and Research. Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  215. Kruger, D. J., & Zechmeister, E. (2000, May). Documenting the distinctive skills of psychology majors. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  216. Kruger, D. J., & Zechmeister, E. (2000, March). Assessment of academic skill development in Psychology coursework. Poster session presented at the Midwestern Institute for the Teaching of Psychology. College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL.
  217. Kruger, D. J. (1999, October). Recent advancements in techniques for community research. Poster session presented at the annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference, Downers Grove, IL.
  218. Kruger, D. J., & Zechmeister, E. (1999, August). A skills-experience inventory for undergraduate psychology majors. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston.
  219. Kruger, D. J. (1999, August). Advanced information technology in community- university collaborations. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston.
  220. Kruger, D. J., Suarez-Balcazar, Y., & Jayaraj, A. (1999, July). A community-university partnership in the capacity-building model. Poster session presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, New Haven, CT.
  221. Zechmeister, E., Morgan, P., Kruger, D. J. & Fash, H. (1998, August). Carving up the young adult lexicon. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco.
  222. Kruger, D. J. (1998, May). Relative worth across disparate types of assistance. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.
  223. Garrard, W., Suarez-Balcazar, Y., Kruger, D. J., Mahler, B., Muller, T. & Raza, A. (1998, May). An evaluation of a school-to-work initiative: The students' perspective. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago.

Teaching Experience

University of Michigan
Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health

Department of Psychology. Affiliated and Adjunct Faculty - Social Psychology. Supervise Psychology honors theses, independent studies, etc.

Faculty Sponsor, University of Michigan's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program. Training and mentoring teams of undergraduates in social science research. Lecturing for UROP classes on topics relevant to social science research (2002-current).

Faculty Affiliate, The Life Course: Evolutionary and Ontogenetic Dynamics- A collaborative graduate study program between the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, the Humboldt-University in Berlin, the Free University of Berlin, the University of Virginia, and the University of Michigan. Lecture and mentor graduate students in collaborative research projects (2003-present).

Loyola University Chicago
Lecturer, Department of Psychology(8/98-5/00).

Teaching Assistant for 10 psychology courses, with guest lecturing: Introductory Psychology, Learning and Behavior, Research Methods, Community Psychology, Psychology of Perception, Abnormal Psychology, Introductory Statistics (8/96-5/98, 8/99-5/00).

Cornell University Cooperative Extension/4-H Camp Wabasso.
Senior Counselor, Lectured on earth and space sciences for elementary and high school aged campers. (6/94-8/94, 6/95-8/95).

Organizational Leadership

NorthEastern Evolutionary Psychology Society

International Society for Human Ethology

Human Behavior and Evolution Society

The annual Midwestern Eco-Community Conference
Oregon, IL, October 2-4, 1998.
Conference Coordinator and Treasurer.
Generated and managed a budget of $11,500.

Inter Cooperative Council (ICC) at the University of Michigan, a 550 member cooperative student housing system with 19 houses, office building, education center, and $1,600,000+ annual organization level budget.

Loyola University Chicago

Manuscript and Proposal Reviewing

Faedda, S. (2005). Helping Others: An Evolutionary Perspective. Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Psychology, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Editorial Boards

Evolutionary Psychology, Media Relations Officer
The Evolutionary Review: Art, Science, & Culture
Human Ethology Bulletin, Media Officer
Journal of Social, Evolutionary, & Cultural Psychology

Ad hoc Reviewer for numerous scientific journals

Professional Affiliations

Association for Psychological Science
American Public Health Association
Human Behavior and Evolution Society
International Society for Human Ethology
Midwestern Psychological Association
North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society
Society for Community Research and Action, APA Division 27

Counseling Experience

Psychiatric Counselor, St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, NY. Prospect Community Residence (9/95-8/96, student intern 10/94-5/95). Conducted biweekly counseling sessions with clients, wrote service plans, organized field trips, and monitored medications.

References are available upon request