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

Herrmann, E, Hernández-Lloreda, MV, Call, J, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "The structure of individual differences in the cognitive abilities of children and chimpanzees." Psychological science 21.1 (January 2010): 102-110. Full Text

Wobber, V, Hare, B, Maboto, J, Lipson, S, Wrangham, R, and Ellison, PT. "Differential changes in steroid hormones before competition in bonobos and chimpanzees." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107.28 (2010): 12457-12462. Full Text

Hare, B, and Kwetuenda, S. "Bonobos voluntarily share their own food with others." Current Biology 20.5 (2010): R230-R231. Full Text

Vlamings, PHJM, Hare, B, and Call, J. "Reaching around barriers: The performance of the great apes and 3-5-year-old children." Animal Cognition 13.2 (2010): 273-285. Full Text

Melis, AP, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzees coordinate in a negotiation game." Evolution and Human Behavior 30.6 (November 2009): 381-392. Full Text

Rosati, AG, and Hare, B. "Looking past the model species: diversity in gaze-following skills across primates." Curr Opin Neurobiol 19.1 (February 2009): 45-51. (Review) Full Text Open Access Copy

McIntyre, MH, Herrmann, E, Wobber, V, Halbwax, M, Mohamba, C, Sousa, ND, Atencia, R, Cox, D, and Hare, B. "Bonobos have a more human-like second-to-fourth finger length ratio (2D:4D) than chimpanzees: a hypothesized indication of lower prenatal androgens." Journal of Human Evolution 56.4 (2009): 361-365. Full Text

Melis, AP, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Do chimpanzees reciprocate received favours?." Animal Behaviour 76.3 (September 2008): 951-962. Full Text