Charlotte J. Patterson, Ph.D.

Email:cjp at virginia dot edu

Psychology Phone: (434) 924-0664
WGS Phone: (434) 982-2962

Psychology Department:
Department of Psychology
P.O. Box 400400
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22904

WGS Program:
Women, Gender, & Sexuality
PO Box 400172 - Minor Hall
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Charlotte J. Patterson

Charlotte J. Patterson is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and in the Center for Children, Families, and the Law, and is Director of the interdisciplinary program Women, Gender, and Sexuality (WGS) at the University of Virginia. Her research focuses on the psychology of sexual orientation, with an emphasis on sexual orientation, human development, and family lives. In the context of her research, Patterson has worked with children, adolescents, couples, and families; she is best known for her studies of child development in the context of lesbian- and gay-parented families.

Curriculum Vita

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