Erin Kinnally

Erin Kinnally
Assistant Adjunct Professor of Psychology

Professional Interests: Early life stress, epigenetics, transgenerational effects of early experience, animal behavior


At Mills Since 2018


Dr. Erin Kinnally is a biological psychologist and primatologist. Her research focuses on the gene-environment interactions that shape individual development in psychological and physical health.


  • BA, Hamilton College
  • PhD, University of California, Davis

Faculty Office Hours, Fall 2019

Days Times Room
T, TH 2:30 pm–3:30 pm NSB 145
  and by appointment  

Spring 2021 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
TR11:00 am-12:15 pmST: Epigenetics and Behavior
TR2:30 pm-3:45 pmEmotion

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 049: Fundamentals of Psychology
  • PSYC 070: Psychology and Language
  • PSYC 132: Physiological Psychology
  • PSYC 180A: Behavioral Neuroscience
  • PSYC 180B: Epigenetics and Behavior