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R. Chris Fraley is a Professor at the University of Illinois's Department of Psychology. He received his PhD from the University of California, Davis in 1999 in Social-Personality Psychology. In 2007 he received the American Psychological Association's Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology in the area of Individual Differences.

Fraley's research involves the study of attachment processes in close relationships, personality dynamics and development, and research methods. He is also broadly interested in issues at the interface of social cognition, development, evolution, and psychodynamics.

On this website you can find more information about his research, the classes he teaches, and his publications. Furthermore, the links page contains resources on how to assess individual differences in adult attachment, information on how to score widely used attachment questionnaires, various web-based demonstrations of theoretical ideas, and a plethora of coffee-related resources.

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