Charles L Nunn

Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

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


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

Hopkins, ME, and Nunn, CL. "A global gap analysis of infectious agents in wild primates." Diversity and Distributions 13.5 (2007): 561-572. Full Text

Lindenfors, P, Nunn, CL, Jones, KE, Cunningham, AA, Sechrest, W, and Gittleman, JL. "Parasite species richness in carnivores: Effects of host body mass, latitude, geographical range and population density." Global Ecology and Biogeography 16.4 (2007): 496-509. Full Text

Altizer, S, Nunn, CL, and Lindenfors, P. "Do threatened hosts have fewer parasites? A comparative study in primates." Journal of Animal Ecology 76.2 (2007): 304-314. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Dokey, AT-W. "Ranging patterns and parasitism in primates." Biology Letters 2.3 (2006): 351-354. Full Text

Kutsukake, N, and Nunn, CL. "Comparative tests of reproductive skew in male primates: The roles of demographic factors and incomplete control." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 60.5 (2006): 695-706. Full Text

Nunn, CL, Mulder, MB, and Langley, S. "Comparative methods for studying cultural trait evolution: A simulation study." Cross-Cultural Research 40.2 (2006): 177-209. Full Text

Leendertz, FH, Pauli, G, Maetz-Rensing, K, Boardman, W, Nunn, C, Ellerbrok, H, Jensen, SA, Junglen, S, and Christophe, B. "Pathogens as drivers of population declines: The importance of systematic monitoring in great apes and other threatened mammals." Biological Conservation 131.2 (2006): 325-337. Full Text

Mulder, MB, Nunn, CL, and Towner, MC. "Cultural macroevolution and the transmission of traits." Evolutionary Anthropology 15.2 (2006): 52-64. Full Text

Nunn, CL, Altizer, SM, Sechrest, W, and Cunningham, AA. "Latitudinal gradients of parasite species richness in primates." Diversity and Distributions 11.3 (2005): 249-256. Full Text