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) 699-2995


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., The University of Chicago 1975

  • M.A., The University of Chicago 1971

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

Clarke, M. R., et al. “Survey of the Howler population of La Pacifica, 2006.” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 69, WILEY-LISS, June 2007, pp. 55–56.

Irwin, M. T., et al. “Effect of habitat and sex on body mass and morphometrics of diademed sifakas (Propitheeus diadema).American Journal of Physical Anthropology, WILEY-LISS, Jan. 2007, pp. 134–134.

Williams, S. H., et al. “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, WILEY-LISS, Jan. 2007, pp. 250–250.

Teaford, M. F., et al. “Mechanical defenses in leaves eaten by Costa Rican howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata).American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 129, no. 1, Jan. 2006, pp. 99–104. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.20225. Full Text Open Access Copy

Seigler, David S. “Cyanogenic glycosides and menisdaurin from Guazuma ulmifolia, Ostrya virgininana, Tiquilia plicata and Tiquilia canescens.Phytochemistry, vol. 66, no. 13, July 2005, pp. 1567–80. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.phytochem.2005.02.021. Full Text Open Access Copy

Clarke, M. R., and K. E. Glander. “Male tenure and reproductive success in a one-male vs. a multi-male group in free-ranging Howling Monkeys in Costa Rica.” Neotropical Pirmates, vol. 13, no. 3, 2005, pp. 23–27. Open Access Copy

Dennis, John C., et al. “Dental topography and molar wear in Alouatta palliata from Costa Rica.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 125, no. 2, Oct. 2004, pp. 152–61. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.10379. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zaldívar, Maria E., et al. “Distribution, ecology, life history, genetic variation, and risk of extinction of nonhuman primates from Costa Rica.Revista De Biologia Tropical, vol. 52, no. 3, Sept. 2004, pp. 679–93. Epmc, doi:10.15517/rbt.v1i2.15355. Full Text

Clarke, M. R., and K. E. Glander. “Adult migration patterns of the mantled howlers of La Pacifica.” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 62, no. 1, WILEY-LISS, May 2004, pp. 87–87.

Clemons, Traci E., et al. “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), vol. 122, no. 5, May 2004, pp. 716–26. Epmc, doi:10.1001/archopht.122.5.716. Full Text