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., University of Chicago 1975

  • M.A., University of Chicago 1971

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

Campbell, J. L., et al. “Intake, digestibility, and passage of a commercially designed diet by two Propithecus species..” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 48, no. 3, Jan. 1999, pp. 237–46. Epmc, doi:10.1002/(sici)1098-2345(1999)48:3<237::aid-ajp5>;2-v. 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

Schoeninger, M. J., et al. “Stable isotope ratios indicate diet and habitat use in New World monkeys..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 103, no. 1, May 1997, pp. 69–83. Epmc, doi:10.1002/(sici)1096-8644(199705)103:1<69::aid-ajpa5>;2-8. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zucker, E. L., et al. “Sizes of home ranges and howling monkey groups at Hacienda La Pacifica, Costa Rica: 1972-1991.” Brenesia, vol. 45–46, 1996, pp. 153–56. Open Access Copy

Glander, K. E., and R. A. Nisbett. “Community structure and species density in tropical forest associations in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica.” Brenesia, vol. 45–46, 1996, pp. 113–42.

Ungar, P. S., et al. “Dust accumulation in the canopy: a potential cause of dental microwear in primates..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 97, no. 2, June 1995, pp. 93–99. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.1330970202. Full Text Open Access Copy

Clarke, M. R., et al. “Group takeover by a natal male howling monkey (Alouatta palliata) and associated disappearance and injuries of immatures.” Primates, vol. 35, no. 4, Oct. 1994, pp. 435–42. Scopus, doi:10.1007/BF02381952. Full Text Open Access Copy