Hillary Lenfesty

Assistant Research Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2402
Postdoctoral Researcher
Post Doctoral Scholars
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2402

Biography

Dr. Lenfesty received her PhD from Queen's University Belfast at the Institute of Cognition & Culture.  In her research, she investigates the evolutionary origins of religion and morality, with a focus on mechanisms of cooperation.

She has been a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for Theological Inquiry in Princeton, the biology department at Westmont College, and ASU's the School of Human Evolution & Social Change (SHESC).  She is currently an assistant professor of research and a member of Professor Thomas Morgan's ECCO (Evolution, Culture, & Cognition) lab at ASU.

https://asu.academia.edu/HillaryLenfesty

Education

PhD, Anthropology, Queen's University Belfast

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