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

Zucker, EL, Clarke, MR, and Glander, KE. "Body weights of adult female Alouatta palliata in Costa Rica increase with age." Neotropical Primates 9 (2001): 93-96. (Academic Article)

Runestadconnour, JA, and Glander, KE. "Description of a feral Alouatta palliata population observed during three decades." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (2001): 128-129.

Altmann, J, Beck, JC, DiRienzo, A, Glander, KE, Goodman, M, Mann, A, Melnick, D, Rogers, J, Ryder, OA, Stone, A, and Turner, T. "Primate biomaterials resource." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (2001): 32-32.

Connour, JR, Glander, K, and Vincent, F. "Postcranial adaptations for leaping in primates." Journal of Zoology 251.1 (2000): 79-103. Full Text Open Access Copy

Williamson, MD, Ungar, PS, Teaford, MF, and Glander, KE. "Gross wear and molar morphology in Alouatta palliata: a preliminary study using dental topographic analysis." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (2000): 323-323.

Teaford, MF, Yamashita, N, Aldridge, K, and Glander, KE. "Food processing in different social groups of Alouatta palliata." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (1999): 263-264.

Campbell, JL, Eisemann, JH, Glander, KE, and Crissey, SD. "Intake, digestibility, and passage of a commercially designed diet by two Propithecus species." Am J Primatol 48.3 (1999): 237-246. Full Text Open Access Copy

Clarke, MR, Glander, KE, and Zucker, EL. "Infant-nonmother interactions of free-ranging mantled howlers (Alouatta palliata) in Costa Rica." International Journal of Primatology 19.3 (1998): 451-472. Open Access Copy

Stuart, M, Pendergast, V, Rumfelt, S, Pierberg, S, Greenspan, L, Glander, K, and Clarke, M. "Parasites of wild howlers (Alouatta spp.)." International Journal of Primatology 19.3 (1998): 493-512. Open Access Copy