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

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

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.

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

Schoeninger, MJ, Iwaniec, UT, and Glander, KE. "Stable isotope ratios indicate diet and habitat use in New World monkeys." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 103.1 (May 1997): 69-83. (Review) Full Text Open Access Copy

Zucker, EL, Clarke, MR, Glander, KE, and Scott Jr, NJ. "Sizes of home ranges and howling monkey groups at Hacienda La Pacifica, Costa Rica: 1972-1991." Brenesia 45-46 (1996): 153-156. (Academic Article) Open Access Copy

Glander, KE, and Nisbett, RA. "Community structure and species density in tropical forest associations in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica." Brenesia 45-46 (1996): 113-142. (Academic Article)

Ungar, PS, Teaford, MF, Glander, KE, and Pastor, RF. "Dust accumulation in the canopy: a potential cause of dental microwear in primates." Am J Phys Anthropol 97.2 (June 1995): 93-99. Full Text Open Access Copy