Susan C. Alberts

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, LR, Wango, EO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Late pregnancy glucocorticoid levels predict responsiveness in wild baboon mothers (Papio cynocephalus)." Animal Behaviour 75.5 (2008): 1747-1756. Full Text

Gesquiere, LR, Khan, M, Shek, L, Wango, EO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Coping with a challenging environment: seasonal variation in glucocorticoids in female baboons (Papio cynocephalus)." Hormones and Behavior 54 (2008): 410-416. (Academic Article)

Onyango, PO, Gesquiere, LR, Wango, EO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Persistence of maternal effects in baboons: Mother's dominance rank at son's conception predicts stress hormone levels in subadult males." Hormones and Behavior 54.2 (2008): 319-324. Full Text

Hollister-Smith, JA, Alberts, SC, and Rasmussen, LEL. "Do male African elephants, Loxodonta africana, signal musth via urine dribbling?." Animal Behaviour 76.6 (2008): 1829-1841. Full Text

Gesquiere, LR, Khan, M, Shek, L, Wango, TL, Wango, EO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Coping with a challenging environment: Effects of seasonal variability and reproductive status on glucocorticoid concentrations of female baboons (Papio cynocephalus)." Hormones and Behavior 54.3 (2008): 410-416. Full Text

Charpentier, MJE, Widdig, A, and Alberts, SC. "Inbreeding depression in non-human primates: a historical review of methods used and empirical data." Am J Primatol 69.12 (December 2007): 1370-1386. (Review) Full Text

Tung, J, Rudolph, J, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Parallel effects of genetic variation in ACE activity in baboons and humans." Am J Phys Anthropol 134.1 (September 2007): 1-8. Full Text

Archie, EA, Hollister-Smith, JA, Poole, JH, Lee, PC, Moss, CJ, Maldonado, JE, Fleischer, RC, and Alberts, SC. "Behavioural inbreeding avoidance in wild African elephants." Molecular Ecology 16.19 (2007): 4138-4148. Full Text

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