Susan C. Alberts

Robert F. Durden Professor of Biology

External address: 
130 Science Drive, Rm 137, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
Phone: 
(919) 660-7272

Overview

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago 1992

  • M.A., University of California at Los Angeles 1987

  • B.A., Reed College 1983

Charpentier, MJE, Fontaine, MC, Cherel, E, Renoult, JP, Jenkins, T, Benoit, L, Barthès, N, Alberts, SC, and Tung, J. "Genetic structure in a dynamic baboon hybrid zone corroborates behavioural observations in a hybrid population." Molecular Ecology 21.3 (2012): 715-731. Full Text

Akinyi, MY, Tung, J, Jenneby, M, Patel, NB, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Role of grooming in reducing tick load in wild baboons (Papio cynocephalus) (Accepted)." Animal Behaviour (2012). (Academic Article)

Archie, EA, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Social status predicts wound healing in wild baboons." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109.23 (2012): 9017-9022. Full Text

Markham, AC, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Intergroup conflict: Ecological predictors of winning and consequences of defeat in a wild primate population." Animal Behaviour 84.2 (2012): 399-403. Full Text

Tung, J, Akinyi, MY, Mutura, S, Altmann, J, Wray, GA, and Alberts, SC. "Allele-specific gene expression in a wild nonhuman primate population." Mol Ecol 20.4 (February 2011): 725-739. Full Text

Galbany, J, Altmann, J, Pérez-Pérez, A, and Alberts, SC. "Age and individual foraging behavior predict tooth wear in Amboseli baboons." Am J Phys Anthropol 144.1 (January 2011): 51-59. Full Text

Morris, WF, Altmann, J, Brockman, DK, Cords, M, Fedigan, LM, Pusey, AE, Stoinski, TS, Bronikowski, AM, Alberts, SC, and Strier, KB. "Low demographic variability in wild primate populations: fitness impacts of variation, covariation, and serial correlation in vital rates." Am Nat 177.1 (January 2011): E14-E28. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gesquiere, LR, Onyango, PO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Endocrinology of year-round reproduction in a highly seasonal habitat: Environmental variability in testosterone and glucocorticoids in baboon males." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144.2 (2011): 169-176. Full Text

Chiyo, PI, Lee, PC, Moss, CJ, Archie, EA, Hollister-Smith, JA, and Alberts, SC. "No risk, no gain: Effects of crop raiding and genetic diversity on body size in male elephants." Behavioral Ecology 22.3 (2011): 552-558. Full Text

Chiyo, PI, Archie, EA, Hollister Smith, JA, Lee, PC, Poole, JH, Moss, CJ, and Alberts, SC. "Association patterns of male African elephants: the role of age and genetic relatedness." Animal Behaviour 81 (2011): 1093-1099. (Academic Article)

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