Emeriti Faculty

Matt Cartmill

Matt Cartmill

Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

Office: 108 Biological Sciences Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: DUMC, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 684-2971

matt.cartmill@duke.edu

I have recently begun preliminary work on a course of experimental research into the origins of human bipedalism. Known remains of the earliest bipedal human precursors (Australopithecus afarensis in East Africa and Australopithecus africanus in Southern Africa) exhibit two odd...

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Kenneth Earl Glander

Kenneth Earl Glander

Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

Office: 130 Science Dr., 108 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 699-2995

glander@duke.edu

Primate ecology and social organization: the interaction between feeding patterns and social structure; evolutionary development of optimal group size and composition; factors affecting short and long-term demographic changes in stable groups; primate use of regenerating forests.
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Anne Pusey

Anne Pusey

James B. Duke Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

Office: 101 Biological Sciences Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708-0383

Phone: (919) 684-1848

anne.pusey@duke.edu

I have recently retired and am not taking on new students although I am continuing some research projects.  I am interested in understanding the evolution of sociality, social structure, and the patterns of competition, cooperation and social bonds in animal species, including humans. Most of my...

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Christine Elizabeth Wall

Christine Elizabeth Wall

Research Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

Office: Room 202 Biological Sciences Building, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708-0383

Phone: (919) 403-9693

christine.wall@duke.edu

The focus of my work is the functional and evolutionary anatomy of the head, with an emphasis on how the feeding apparatus works and how it influences and is influenced by other structures and functions. My research focuses primarily on the functional anatomy of extant and extinct primates, but...

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