Amy Goldberg

Amy Goldberg

Assistant Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology

Overview

See website: www.goldberglab.org

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Stanford University 2017

Selected Grants

Genetic and Genomics Training Grant awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2020 to 2025

Inferring the evolutionary history of admixed populations awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2025

Statistical inference of the demographic consequences of agriculture worldwide awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2023

Natural Selection in Admixed Populations awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2021

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2005 to 2021

Hamid, Iman, et al. “Rapid adaptation to malaria facilitated by admixture in the human population of Cabo Verde.Elife, vol. 10, Jan. 2021. Pubmed, doi:10.7554/eLife.63177. Full Text

Hamid, Iman, et al. Rapid adaptation to malaria facilitated by admixture in the human population of Cabo Verde. Sept. 2020. Epmc, doi:10.1101/2020.09.01.278226. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, et al. “Assortative mating by population of origin in a mechanistic model of admixture.Theoretical Population Biology, vol. 134, Aug. 2020, pp. 129–46. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.tpb.2020.02.004. Full Text

Kemp, Melissa E., et al. “7000 years of turnover: historical contingency and human niche construction shape the Caribbean's Anthropocene biota.Proceedings. Biological Sciences, vol. 287, no. 1927, May 2020, p. 20200447. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rspb.2020.0447. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, et al. Assortative mating by population of origin in a mechanistic model of admixture. Aug. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.1101/743476. Full Text

Damgaard, Peter de Barros, et al. “137 ancient human genomes from across the Eurasian steppes.Nature, vol. 557, no. 7705, May 2018, pp. 369–74. Epmc, doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0094-2. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, et al. “Reply to Lazaridis and Reich: Robust model-based inference of male-biased admixture during Bronze Age migration from the Pontic-Caspian Steppe.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 114, no. 20, May 2017, pp. E3875–77. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1704442114. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, et al. “Ancient X chromosomes reveal contrasting sex bias in Neolithic and Bronze Age Eurasian migrations.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 114, no. 10, Mar. 2017, pp. 2657–62. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1616392114. Full Text

Pages

Bobrek, Katya, et al. “Sex-biased admixture and geographic mating structure shape genomic variation in Cape Verde.” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168, WILEY, 2019, pp. 23–23.