Charles L Nunn

Charles L Nunn

Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

Internal office address: 
90383, 106 Biological Sciences, Durham, NC 27708


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

Nunn, CL, Gittleman, JL, and Antonovics, J. "A comparative study of white blood cell counts and disease risk in carnivores." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 270.1513 (2003): 347-356. Full Text

Zinner, D, Alberts, SC, Nunn, CL, Altmann, J, Domb, LG, and Pagel, M. "Evolutionary biology: Significance of primate sexual swellings." Nature 420.6912 (2002): 142-143. Full Text

Wich, SA, and Nunn, CL. "Do male "long-distance calls" function in mate defense? A comparative study of long-distance calls in primates." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 52.6 (2002): 474-484. Full Text

Nunn, CL. "Spleen size, disease risk and sexual selection: A comparative study in primates." Evolutionary Ecology Research 4.1 (2002): 91-107.

Nunn, CL, and Barton, RA. "Comparative methods for studying primate adaptation and allometry." EVOLUTIONARY ANTHROPOLOGY 10.3 (2001): 81-98. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Barton, RA. "Allometric slopes and independent contrasts: A comparative test of Kleiber's law in primate ranging patterns." AMERICAN NATURALIST 156.5 (November 2000): 519-533. Full Text

Nunn, CL. "Maternal recognition of infant calls in ring-tailed lemurs." Folia Primatol (Basel) 71.3 (May 2000): 142-146. Full Text

Nunn, CL, Gittleman, JL, and Antonovics, J. "Promiscuity and the primate immune system." Science 290.5494 (2000): 1168-1170. Full Text