Charles L Nunn

Charles L Nunn

Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

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

Overview

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

Selected Grants

Annual Meeting of the International Society for Evolution, Medicine and Public Health awarded by Burroughs Wellcome Fund (Principal Investigator). 2016

Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine awarded by (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2016

(97-0562) Doctoral Dissertation Research: A Comparative Study of Primate Socioecology and Intersexual Conflict awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1997 to 1999

2018 Evolutionary Medicine Summer Institute Workshop awarded by Burroughs Wellcome Fund (Principal Investigator). 2018

Pages

Nunn, Charles L. “A roadmap for 'core concepts' in evolutionary medicine..” Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, vol. 2018, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 24–25. Epmc, doi:10.1093/emph/eox026. Full Text

Sumner, K. M., et al. “Network size, structure, and pathogen transmission: A simulation study comparing different community detection algorithms.” Behaviour, vol. 155, no. 7–9, Jan. 2018, pp. 639–70. Scopus, doi:10.1163/1568539X-00003508. Full Text

McCabe, Collin M., and Charles L. Nunn. “Effective Network Size Predicted From Simulations of Pathogen Outbreaks Through Social Networks Provides a Novel Measure of Structure-Standardized Group Size..” Frontiers in Veterinary Science, vol. 5, Jan. 2018. Epmc, doi:10.3389/fvets.2018.00071. Full Text

Yu, James J., et al. “Antibacterial soap use impacts skin microbial communities in rural Madagascar..” Plos One, vol. 13, no. 8, Jan. 2018. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0199899. Full Text

Manus, Melissa B., et al. “High prevalence of hypertension in an agricultural village in Madagascar..” Plos One, vol. 13, no. 8, 2018. Pubmed, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0201616. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L. “The 1918 influenza pandemic: Ecological, historical, and evolutionary perspectives..” Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, vol. 2018, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 199–200. Epmc, doi:10.1093/emph/eoy021. Full Text

Dallas, Tad, et al. “Estimating parasite host range..” Proceedings. Biological Sciences, vol. 284, no. 1861, Aug. 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rspb.2017.1250. Full Text

Schneider-Crease, India, et al. “Identifying wildlife reservoirs of neglected taeniid tapeworms: Non-invasive diagnosis of endemic Taenia serialis infection in a wild primate population..” Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases, vol. 11, no. 7, July 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0005709. Full Text

Samson, David R., et al. “Segmented sleep in a nonelectric, small-scale agricultural society in Madagascar..” Am J Hum Biol, vol. 29, no. 4, July 2017. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/ajhb.22979. Full Text

Samson, David R., et al. “Chronotype variation drives night-time sentinel-like behaviour in hunter-gatherers..” Proceedings. Biological Sciences, vol. 284, no. 1858, July 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rspb.2017.0967. Full Text

Pages

McCabe, C. M., et al. “MORE THAN JUST A NUMBERS GAME: POPULATIONS, NETWORKS, AND DISEASE DYNAMICS IN PRIMATES.” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 77, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2015, pp. 44–45.

Nunn, Charles L., et al. “Do parasites constrain group size? A phylogenetic comparative study and meta-analysis..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 147, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2012, pp. 226–226.

Nunn, C. L., and R. A. Barton. “Allometric slopes and independent contrasts: a comparative test of Kleiber's law in primate ranging patterns..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, WILEY-LISS, 2000, pp. 239–239.

Nunn, C. L. “The number of males in primate social groups: a comparative test of the socioecological model..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, WILEY-LISS, 1999, pp. 213–213.

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