Anthony Little


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Accepting PhD Students


Personal profile

Research interests

I am broadly interested in perception, especially faces and the information we extract from them. My work covers aesthetics and mate preferences, social cognition, cognition, and individual differences.

Willing to supervise PhD

Any area relevant to my interests.

Education / Academic qualification

Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy, University of St Andrews


  • BF Psychology
  • Face perception
  • Evolution
  • Social Perception
  • Aesthetics
  • Attraction

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Research Output 2001 2018

Equipment and Supplies
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An evolutionary approach to accuracy in social perception

Little, A. C. Jan 2017 In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 40, e8

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Social Perception
3 Citations

Are there vocal cues to human developmental stability? Relationships between facial fluctuating asymmetry and voice attractiveness

Hill, A. K., Cárdenas, R. A., Wheatley, J. R., Welling, L. L. M., Burriss, R. P., Claes, P., Apicella, C. L., McDaniel, M. A., Little, A. C., Shriver, M. D. & Puts, D. A. Mar 2017 In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 38, 2, p. 249-258

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Facial Asymmetry
fluctuating asymmetry
Medical Genetics
Costs and Cost Analysis

Discrimination of Attractiveness and Health in Men’s Faces: the Impact of Color Cues and Variation in Relation to Sex and Age of Rater

Roberts, S. C., Little, A., DeBruine, L. M. & Petrie, M. 1 Dec 2017 In : Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology. 3, 4, p. 401-411 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Men's Health