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

Nguyen, N, Gesquiere, L, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Sex differences in the mother-neonate relationship in wild baboons: Social, experiential and hormonal correlates." Animal Behaviour 83.4 (2012): 891-903. Full Text

Babbitt, CC, Tung, J, Wray, GA, and Alberts, SC. "Changes in gene expression associated with reproductive maturation in wild female baboons." Genome Biology and Evolution 4.2 (2012): 102-109. Full Text

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

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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