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

Acerbi, Alberto, et al. “Modeling imitation and emulation in constrained search spaces..” Learning & Behavior, vol. 39, no. 2, May 2011, pp. 104–14. Epmc, doi:10.3758/s13420-010-0009-z. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., et al. “Mutualism or parasitism? Using a phylogenetic approach to characterize the oxpecker-ungulate relationship..” Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution, vol. 65, no. 5, May 2011, pp. 1297–304. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.01212.x. Full Text

Matthews, Luke J., et al. “Testing for divergent transmission histories among cultural characters: a study using Bayesian phylogenetic methods and Iranian tribal textile data..” Plos One, vol. 6, no. 4, Apr. 2011. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014810. Full Text

Matthews, Luke J., et al. “Primate extinction risk and historical patterns of speciation and extinction in relation to body mass..” Proceedings. Biological Sciences, vol. 278, no. 1709, Apr. 2011, pp. 1256–63. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.1489. Full Text

Acerbi, A., and C. L. Nunn. “Predation and the phasing of sleep: An evolutionary individual-based model.” Animal Behaviour, vol. 81, no. 4, Jan. 2011, pp. 801–11. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.01.015. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., et al. “The spread of fecally transmitted parasites in socially-structured populations..” Plos One, vol. 6, no. 6, Jan. 2011. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0021677. Full Text

Carnes, Laurel Mariah, et al. “Effects of the distribution of female primates on the number of males..” Plos One, vol. 6, no. 5, Jan. 2011. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019853. Full Text

Garamszegi, L. Z., and C. L. Nunn. “Parasite-mediated evolution of the functional part of the MHC in primates..” Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol. 24, no. 1, Jan. 2011, pp. 184–95. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2010.02156.x. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., et al. “Simulating trait evolution for cross-cultural comparison..” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, vol. 365, no. 1559, Dec. 2010, pp. 3807–19. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rstb.2010.0009. Full Text

Arnold, Christian, and Charles L. Nunn. “Phylogenetic targeting of research effort in evolutionary biology..” The American Naturalist, vol. 176, no. 5, Nov. 2010, pp. 601–12. Epmc, doi:10.1086/656490. Full Text