Interdisciplinary trained applied biological anthropologist with a focus on biocultural, evolutionary, and developmental approaches to human biology, behavior, and health.


My research program investigates cross-cultural patterns of hormone reactivity and behavioral effects in the USA and Hong Kong. I utilize naturalistic field study designs to investigate hormone reactivity and performance effects to stressors of physical and psychological competition in children and adults.

Ph.D. Biological Anthropology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
MS.c. Evolutionary Anthropology, Durham University (United Kingdom)
B.S. Biology, B.A. Philosophy, University of Central Florida

Contact Information

Timothy S. McHale
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Anthropology Department
1000 E. Victoria Street, Carson, CA 90747