Lisabeth DiLalla | Neuroscience Research Center | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Neuroscience Research Center

Lisabeth DiLalla


Office Location:
Southern Illinois University 
210A Lindegren 
Carbondale, IL 62901-6502

Office: (618) 453-1855

Lab: (618)-453-5206

Fax: (618) 453-5861


Educational Background: 

BPh.D., received her graduate degree in developmental psychology from the University of Virginia in 1987

Post-doctoral fellowship in behavior genetics at the Institute for Behavioral Genetics at the University of Colorado

Research Interests:

Child development,behavior genetics,prosocial and aggressive development,empathy in the medical curriculum

Recent Publications: 

DiLalla, L.F., Bell, K., & Long, S.S. (in press). Peer interactions and delinquency. In O. Sahin & J. Maier (Eds.),Delinquency: Causes, reduction and prevention. Nova Science Publishers.

Mullineaux, P.Y., & DiLalla, L.F. (2009). Creative preschool play behaviors and early adolescent creativity. Journal of Creative Behavior, 43, 41-57.

DiLalla, L.F. (2008). A structural equation modeling (SEM) overview for medical researchers. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 29.

DiLalla, L. F. (2008). O papel da familia no desenvolvimento do comportamento pro-social e agressivo. In A. Matos, C. Vieira, S. Nogueira, J. Boavida, & L. Alcoforado (Eds.), A Maldade Humana: Fatalidade ou Educacao? (pp. 289-307). Coimbra, Portugal: Almedina.