Charles L Nunn

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

Springer, A, Kappeler, PM, and Nunn, CL. "Dynamic vs. static social networks in models of parasite transmission: predicting Cryptosporidium spread in wild lemurs." The Journal of Animal Ecology 86.3 (May 2017): 419-433. Full Text

Stephens, PR, Pappalardo, P, Huang, S, Byers, JE, Farrell, MJ, Gehman, A, Ghai, RR, Haas, SE, Han, B, Park, AW, Schmidt, JP, Altizer, S, Ezenwa, VO, and Nunn, CL. "Global Mammal Parasite Database version 2.0." Ecology 98.5 (May 2017): 1476-null. Full Text

Samson, DR, Crittenden, AN, Mabulla, IA, Mabulla, AZP, and Nunn, CL. "Hadza sleep biology: Evidence for flexible sleep-wake patterns in hunter-gatherers." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 162.3 (March 2017): 573-582. Full Text

Nesse, RM, Finch, CE, and Nunn, CL. "Does selection for short sleep duration explain human vulnerability to Alzheimer's disease?." Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health (January 16, 2017). Full Text

Amoroso, CR, Frink, AG, and Nunn, CL. "Water choice as a counterstrategy to faecally transmitted disease: An experimental study in captive lemurs." Behaviour 154.13-15 (January 1, 2017): 1239-1258. Full Text

Dunn, RR, Nunn, CL, and Horvath, JE. "The Global Synanthrome Project: A Call for an Exhaustive Study of Human Associates." Trends in parasitology 33.1 (January 2017): 4-7. Full Text

Young, HS, Parker, IM, Gilbert, GS, Sofia Guerra, A, and Nunn, CL. "Introduced Species, Disease Ecology, and Biodiversity-Disease Relationships." Trends in Ecology & Evolution 32.1 (January 2017): 41-54. (Review) Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Stearns, SC. "Progress and change." Evolution, medicine, and public health 2017.1 (January 2017): 50-. Full Text

Manus, MB, Yu, JJ, Park, LP, Mueller, O, Windsor, SC, Horvath, JE, and Nunn, CL. "Environmental influences on the skin microbiome of humans and cattle in rural Madagascar." Evolution, medicine, and public health 2017.1 (January 2017): 144-153. Full Text

Samson, DR, Yetish, GM, Crittenden, AN, Mabulla, IA, Mabulla, AZP, and Nunn, CL. "What is segmented sleep? Actigraphy field validation for daytime sleep and nighttime wake." Sleep Health 2.4 (December 2016): 341-347. Full Text