Charles L Nunn

Charles L Nunn

Gosnell Family Professor in Global Health

Internal office address: 
90383, 106 Biological Sciences, Durham, NC 27708


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

Springer, Andrea, et al. “Dynamic vs. static social networks in models of parasite transmission: predicting Cryptosporidium spread in wild lemurs..” The Journal of Animal Ecology, vol. 86, no. 3, May 2017, pp. 419–33. Epmc, doi:10.1111/1365-2656.12617. Full Text

Stephens, Patrick R., et al. “Global Mammal Parasite Database version 2.0..” Ecology, vol. 98, no. 5, May 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ecy.1799. Full Text

Samson, David R., et al. “Hadza sleep biology: Evidence for flexible sleep-wake patterns in hunter-gatherers..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162, no. 3, Mar. 2017, pp. 573–82. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.23160. Full Text

Nesse, Randolph M., et al. “Does selection for short sleep duration explain human vulnerability to Alzheimer's disease?.” Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, Jan. 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1093/emph/eow035. Full Text

Amoroso, C. R., et al. “Water choice as a counterstrategy to faecally transmitted disease: An experimental study in captive lemurs.” Behaviour, vol. 154, no. 13–15, Jan. 2017, pp. 1239–58. Scopus, doi:10.1163/1568539X-00003466. Full Text

Dunn, Robert R., et al. “The Global Synanthrome Project: A Call for an Exhaustive Study of Human Associates..” Trends in Parasitology, vol. 33, no. 1, Jan. 2017, pp. 4–7. Epmc, doi:10.1016/ Full Text

Young, Hillary S., et al. “Introduced Species, Disease Ecology, and Biodiversity-Disease Relationships..” Trends in Ecology & Evolution, vol. 32, no. 1, Jan. 2017, pp. 41–54. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.tree.2016.09.008. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., and Stephen C. Stearns. “Progress and change..” Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, vol. 2017, no. 1, Jan. 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1093/emph/eox003. Full Text

Manus, Melissa B., et al. “Environmental influences on the skin microbiome of humans and cattle in rural Madagascar..” Evol Med Public Health, vol. 2017, no. 1, 2017, pp. 144–53. Pubmed, doi:10.1093/emph/eox013. Full Text

Samson, David R., et al. “What is segmented sleep? Actigraphy field validation for daytime sleep and nighttime wake..” Sleep Health, vol. 2, no. 4, Dec. 2016, pp. 341–47. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.sleh.2016.09.006. Full Text