Lucy Hunt

Graduate Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant
Department of Human Development and Family Sciences
University of Texas at Austin 
Office: Seay 2.440
Phone: 512-232-1967
Email: lucyhunt@utexas.edu

About Lucy

 

Lucy is pursuing a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests include initial attraction processes, dating, and mate selection. Currently, she is examining impression formation in initial encounters with members of the opposite sex.

Publications

Hunt, L. L., & Eastwick, P. W. (in press). The uniquely valuable mate. In L. Bormans (Ed.), The World Book of Love. Tielt, Belgium: Lannoo Publishers.

Eastwick, P. W. & Hunt, L. L. (2014). Relational mate value: Consensus and uniqueness in romantic evaluations. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 728-751. [Download Article]

Eastwick, P. W., Luchies, L. B., Finkel, E. J, & Hunt, L. L. (2014). The predictive validity of ideal partner preferences: A review and meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 140, 623-665. [Download Article]

Eastwick, P. W., Luchies, L. B., Finkel, E. J, & Hunt, L. L. (2014). The many voices of Darwin's descendants: Reply to Schmitt (2014). Psychological Bulletin, 140, 673-681. [Download Article] [Commentary]

Eastwick, P. W., Neff, L. A., Finkel, E. J., Luchies, L. B., & Hunt, L. L. (2014). Is a meta-analysis a foundation or just another brick? Comment on Meltzer, McNulty, Jackson, & Karney (2014). Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 429-434. [Download Article] [Original Article]

Eastwick, P. W., Hunt, L. L., & Neff, L. A. (2013). External validity, why art thou externally valid? Recent studies of attraction provide three theoretical answers. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 7, 275-288. [Download Article]