Lab Director

ashley-head-shotDr. Ashley Thompson is the director of the Sexuality and Relationship Science Lab and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Dr. Thompson’s research interests include attitudes and judgments relating to romantic and sexual interpersonal relationships, the onset and maintenance of these relationships, and the role of gender in romantic and sexual relationship experiences.

Dr. Thompson also has a passion for applied research in social and organizational settings. Consequently, Dr. Thompson has numerous consulting experiences in which she assisted with the development, implementation, analysis, and dissemination of  campus climate surveys and other related program evaluations.

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