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

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

Gesquiere, LR, Learn, NH, Simao, MCM, Onyango, PO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Life at the top: Rank and stress in wild male baboons." Science 333.6040 (2011): 357-360. 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)

Gesquiere, LR, Learn, NH, Simao, MCM, Onyango, PO, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Life at the top: energetic and psychological stress in wild male primates." Science 333 (2011): 357-360. (Academic Article)

Bronikowski, AM, Altmann, J, Brockman, DK, Cords, M, Fedigan, LM, Pusey, A, Stoinski, T, Morris, WF, Strier, KB, and Alberts, SC. "Aging in the natural world: Comparative data reveal similar mortality patterns across primates." Science 331.6022 (2011): 1325-1328. Full Text

Chiyo, PI, Moss, CJ, Archie, EA, Hollister-Smith, JA, and Alberts, SC. "Using molecular and observational techniques to estimate the number and raiding patterns of crop-raiding elephants." Journal of Applied Ecology 48.3 (2011): 788-796. Full Text

Pages