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School of the Biological Sciences


Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology

Melissa Hines studies hormonal influences on human neural and behavioural development across the lifespan, and interactions between hormones and experience in shaping behaviour. Learn more


Research Areas

Gender development
Prenatal gonadal steroids
Brain development
Interactions between hormones and socialization
Sex-typed behaviors


Psychological testing
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Behavioral observation

Research Themes