David Puts

Professor of Anthropology

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Sexual Selection Sex Characteristics Acoustics Testosterone Sexual Dimorphism Vocalization Hormones Sports Dna Body Size Gender Ancestry Hydrocortisone Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Sampling Evaluation Personality Androgens Primates Genes Anatomy Psychology Traits Menstruation Sexual Behavior

Most Recent Publications

Evidence for Perinatal Steroid Influence on Human Sexual Orientation and Gendered Behavior

Ashlyn Swift-Gallant, Talia Shirazi, David A. Puts, S. Marc Breedlove, 2022, Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology

Sex differences are insufficient evidence of ecological adaptations in human females

Toe Aung, Sojung Baek, David Puts, 2022, Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Associations Between Sexual Desire and Within-Individual Testosterone and Cortisol in Men and Women

Kevin A. Rosenfield, Heather Self, Talia Shirazi, Rodrigo Cardenes, Justin Carré, Triana Ortiz, Khytam Dawood, David A. Puts, 2022, Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology on p. 156-178

Low Perinatal Androgens Predict Recalled Childhood Gender Nonconformity in Men

Talia N. Shirazi, Heather Self, Kevin A. Rosenfield, Khytam Dawood, Lisa L.M. Welling, Rodrigo Cárdenas, J. Michael Bailey, Ravikumar Balasubramanian, Angela Delaney, S. Marc Breedlove, David A. Puts, 2022, Psychological Science on p. 343-353

Evidence for perinatal steroid influence on human sexual orientation and gendered behavio

A Swift-Gallant, T Shirazi, David Puts, S Breedlove, 2021, Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology on p. 1-14

Toe Aung, Stefan Goetz, John Adams, Clint McKenna, Catherine Hess, Stiven Roytman, Joey T. Cheng, Samuele Zilioli, David Puts, 2021, Scientific Reports

Steven Arnocky, Carolyn Hodges-Simeon, Adam C. Davis, Riley Desmarais, Anna Greenshields, Robert Liwski, Ellen E. Quillen, Rodrigo Cardenas, S. Marc Breedlove, David Puts, 2021, Scientific Reports

Talia Shirazi, Heather Self, K Dawood, Lisa Welling, Rodrigo Cárdenas, R Cardenas, Kevin Rosenfield, J Bailey, Ravikumar Balasubramanian, Angela Delaney, S Breedlove, David Puts, 2021, Psychoneuroendocrinology on p. 1-7

Julia Stern, Christoph Schild, Benedict C. Jones, Lisa M. DeBruine, Amanda Hahn, David A. Puts, Ingo Zettler, Tobias L. Kordsmeyer, David Feinberg, Dan Zamfir, Lars Penke, Ruben C. Arslan, 2021, Journal of Research in Personality

Most-Cited Papers

David A. Puts, Coren L. Apicella, Rodrigo A. Cárdenas, 2012, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 601-609

Peter Claes, Denise Liberton, K Daniels, Kerri Matthes Rosana, Kerri Matthes Rosana, Ellen Quillen, Laurel Pearson, Brian McEvoy, Marc Bauchet, Arslan Zaidi, Wei Yao, Hua Tang, Greg Barsh, Hua Tang, Devin Absher, Gregory S. Barsh, Devin M. Absher, Jorge Rocha, David A. Puts, Sandra Beleza, Jorge Rocha, Sandra Beleza, Rinaldo Pereira, Rinaldo W. Pereira, Jennifer Wagner, James Boster, Gareth Baynam, M Shriver, Paul Suetens, Dirk Vandermeulen, Jennifer K. Wagner, James S. Boster, Mark D. Shriver, 2014, PLoS Genetics on p. e1004224

Sexual selection on human faces and voices

David A. Puts, Benedict C. Jones, Lisa M. Debruine, 2012, Journal of Sex Research on p. 227-243

Women's attractiveness changes with estradiol and progesterone across the ovulatory cycle

David A. Puts, Drew H. Bailey, Rodrigo A. Cárdenas, Robert P. Burriss, Lisa L.M. Welling, John R. Wheatley, Khytam Dawood, 2013, Hormones and Behavior on p. 13-19

Steven W. Gangestad, Martie G. Haselton, Lisa L.M. Welling, Kelly Gildersleeve, Elizabeth G. Pillsworth, Robert P. Burriss, Christina M. Larson, David A. Puts, 2016, Evolution and Human Behavior on p. 85-96

Robert O. Deaner, David C. Geary, David A. Puts, Sandra A. Ham, Judy Kruger, Elizabeth Fles, Bo Winegard, Terry Grandis, 2012, PLoS One

Quantifying the strength and form of sexual selection on men's traits

Alexander K. Hill, John Hunt, Lisa L.M. Welling, Rodrigo A. Cárdenas, Michelle A. Rotella, John R. Wheatley, Khytam Dawood, Mark D. Shriver, David A. Puts, 2013, Evolution and Human Behavior on p. 334-341

Human sexual selection

David Andrew Puts, 2016, Current Opinion in Psychology on p. 28-32

David A. Puts, Alexander K. Hill, Drew H. Bailey, Robert S. Walker, Drew Rendall, John R. Wheatley, Lisa L.M. Welling, Khytam Dawood, Rodrigo Cárdenas, Robert P. Burriss, Nina G. Jablonski, Mark D. Shriver, Daniel Weiss, Adriano R. Lameira, Coren L. Apicella, Michael J. Owren, Claudia Barelli, Mary E. Glenn, Gabriel Ramos-Fernandez, 2016, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 20152830

Peter Claes, Mark Walters, Mark D. Shriver, David Puts, Greg Gibson, John Clement, Gareth Baynam, Geert Verbeke, Dirk Vandermeulen, Paul Suetens, 2012, Journal of Anatomy on p. 97-114