Brian Hare

Associate Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

External address: 
004 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708-0383
(919) 660-7292


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 2004

  • M.A., Harvard University 2000

  • B.A., Emory University 1998

Bray, EE, MacLean, EL, and Hare, BA. "Context specificity of inhibitory control in dogs." Animal Cognition (2013): 1-17. Full Text

Wobber, V, Hare, B, Lipson, S, Wrangham, R, and Ellison, P. "Different ontogenetic patterns of testosterone production reflect divergent male reproductive strategies in chimpanzees and bonobos." Physiology and Behavior 116-117 (2013): 44-53. Full Text

MacLean, EL, Sandel, AA, Bray, J, Oldenkamp, RE, Reddy, RB, and Hare, BA. "Group Size Predicts Social but Not Nonsocial Cognition in Lemurs." PLoS ONE 8.6 (2013). Full Text

Rosati, AG, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees and bonobos exhibit divergent spatial memory development." Dev Sci 15.6 (November 2012): 840-853. Full Text Open Access Copy

MacLean, EL, Matthews, LJ, Hare, BA, Nunn, CL, Anderson, RC, Aureli, F, Brannon, EM, Call, J, Drea, CM, Emery, NJ, Haun, DBM, Herrmann, E, Jacobs, LF, Platt, ML, Rosati, AG, Sandel, AA, Schroepfer, KK, Seed, AM, Tan, J, van Schaik, CP, and Wobber, V. "How does cognition evolve? Phylogenetic comparative psychology." Anim Cogn 15.2 (March 2012): 223-238. Full Text Open Access Copy

MacLean, EL, and Hare, B. "Bonobos and chimpanzees infer the target of another's attention." Animal Behaviour 83.2 (2012): 345-353. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Hare, B. "Pathogen Flow: What We Need to Know." American Journal of Primatology 74.12 (2012): 1084-1087. Full Text

Hare, B, Wobber, V, and Wrangham, R. "The self-domestication hypothesis: Evolution of bonobo psychology is due to selection against aggression." Animal Behaviour 83.3 (2012): 573-585. Full Text