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, 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

Deaner, RO, Nunn, CL, and van Schaik, CP. "Comparative tests of primate cognition: different scaling methods produce different results." Brain Behav Evol 55.1 (January 2000): 44-52. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Pereira, ME. "Group histories and offspring sex ratios in ringtailed lemurs (Lemur catta)." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 48.1 (2000): 18-28. Full Text

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

Nunn, CL. "The number of males in primate social groups: a comparative test of the socioecological model." BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY 46.1 (June 1999): 1-13. Full Text

Deaner, RO, and Nunn, CL. "How quickly do brains catch up with bodies? A comparative method for detecting evolutionary lag." Proc Biol Sci 266.1420 (April 7, 1999): 687-694. Full Text