Juan David Leongómez

Assistant Professor of Evolutionary Psychology, El Bosque University

I am an evolutionary psychologist, with a particular interest in the study human vocal communication and the evolution of musicality, as well as mate-choice, and hormonal effects on behaviour.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Assistant Professor , Universidad El Bosque

Education

  • 2014 
    University of Stirling, PhD
  • 2009 
    University of Liverpool, MSc
  • 2006 
    Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, BA

Publications

  • 2018
    No relation between digit ratio (2D:4D) and visual attention patterns to sexually preferred and non-preferred stimuli, Personality and Individual Differences
  • 2017
    Efectos en la amplitud y la latencia del componente N170 ante la presentación de rostros emocionales de ira y miedo, Psychologia
  • 2017
    Perceived differences in social status between speaker and listener affect the speaker's vocal characteristics, PLOS ONE
  • 2017
    Visual Attention Patterns Differ in Gynephilic and Androphilic Men and Women Depending on Age and Gender of Targets, Journal of Sex Research
  • 2015
    La música como objeto de estudio científico: consideraciones en torno a la musicalidad y el origen de la música, (Pensamiento), (palabra) y obra
  • 2015
    Self-reported Dominance in Women: Associations with Hormonal Contraceptive use, Relationship Status, and Testosterone, Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology
  • 2014
    Vocal modulation during courtship increases proceptivity even in naive listeners, Evolution and Human Behavior
  • 2011
    Digit ratio (2D:4D) predicts facial, but not voice or body odour, attractiveness in men, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    Postdoctoral fellowship
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    COLCIENCIAS
  • 2015
    Convocatoria Interna de Investigación
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Universidad El Bosque
  • 2010
    Francisco José de Caldas grant for doctoral studies
    Role:
    PhD student
    Funding Source:
    COLCIENCIAS
  • 2008
    University of Liverpool International Scholarship
    Role:
    MSc student
    Funding Source:
    University Of Liverpool
  • 2008
    Programa Crédito-Beca
    Role:
    MSc student
    Funding Source:
    Colfuturo