Kenneth Earl Glander

Kenneth Earl Glander

Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

External address: 
130 Science Dr., 108 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 668-0267


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.

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago 1975

  • M.A., University of Chicago 1971

  • B.A., University of Texas at Austin 1969

Williams, SH, Vinyard, CJ, Glander, KE, Teaford, MF, Deffenbaugh, M, and Thompson, CL. "A telemetry system for studying jaw-muscle activity in free-ranging primates: pilot data from howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata) at La Pacifica, Costa Rica." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (2007): 250-250.

Teaford, MF, Lucas, PW, Ungar, PS, and Glander, KE. "Mechanical defenses in leaves eaten by Costa Rican howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata)." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 129.1 (January 2006): 99-104. Full Text Open Access Copy

Seigler, DS, Pauli, GF, Fröhlich, R, Wegelius, E, Nahrstedt, A, Glander, KE, and Ebinger, JE. "Cyanogenic glycosides and menisdaurin from Guazuma ulmifolia, Ostrya virginiana, Tiquilia plicata, and Tiquilia canescens." Phytochemistry 66.13 (2005): 1567-1580. Full Text Open Access Copy

Dennis, JC, Ungar, PS, Teaford, MF, and Glander, KE. "Dental topography and molar wear in Alouatta palliata from Costa Rica." Am J Phys Anthropol 125.2 (October 2004): 152-161. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zaldívar, ME, Rocha, O, Glander, KE, Aguilar, G, Huertas, AS, Sánchez, R, and Wong, G. "Distribution, ecology, life history, genetic variation, and risk of extinction of nonhuman primates from Costa Rica." Revista De Biologia Tropical 52.3 (September 2004): 679-693.

Clemons, TE, Kurinij, N, Sperduto, RD, and AREDS Research Group, . "Associations of mortality with ocular disorders and an intervention of high-dose antioxidants and zinc in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study: AREDS Report No. 13." Archives of Ophthalmology (Chicago, Ill. : 1960) 122.5 (May 2004): 716-726. Full Text

Clarke, MR, and Glander, KE. "Adult migration patterns of the mantled howlers of La Pacifica." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY 62.1 (May 2004): 87-87.

Zaldivar, , ME, , Rocha, O, Aguilar, KEGG, Huertas, AS, Sanchez, R, and Wong, G. "Distribution, ecology, life history, genetic variation, and risk of extinction of nonhuman primates from Costa Rica." Rev Biol Trop 52.3 (2004): 670-693. (Academic Article) Open Access Copy

Zaldivar, ME, Glander, KE, Rocha, O, Aguilar, G, Vargas, E, Gutierrez-Espeleta, GA, and Sanchez, R. "Genetic Variation of Mantled Howler Monkeys (Alouatta palliata) from Costa Rica1." Biotropica 35.3 (September 2003): 375-381. Full Text Open Access Copy