Susan C. Alberts

Susan C. Alberts

Robert F. Durden Professor of Biology

External address: 
130 Science Drive, Rm 137, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
(919) 660-7272


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago 1992

  • M.A., University of California at Los Angeles 1987

  • B.A., Reed College 1983

Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Balancing costs and opportunities: Dispersal in male baboons." American Naturalist 145.2 (1995): 279-306. Full Text

Alberts, SC, and Ober, C. "Genetic variability in the major histocompatibility complex: A review of non-pathogen-mediated selective mechanisms." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 92.SUPPL. 17 (1993): 71-89.

Alberts, SC, Sapolsky, RM, and Altmann, J. "Behavioral, endocrine, and immunological correlates of immigration by an aggressive male into a natural primate group." Hormones and Behavior 26.2 (1992): 167-178. Full Text

Altmann, J, Alberts, SC, and Sapolsky, RM. "Endocrine and developmental correlates of unilateral cryptorchidism in a wild baboons." American Journal of Primatology 26 (1992): 309-314. (Academic Article)

Altmann, J, and Alberts, S. "Body mass and growth rates in a wild primate population." Oecologia 72.1 (1987): 15-20. Full Text

Alberts, SC. "Parental care in captive siamangs (Hylobates syndactylus)." Zoo Biology 6 (1987): 401-406. (Academic Article)

Wango, TL, Musiega, D, Mundia, CN, Altmann, J, Alberts, SC, and Tung, J. "Climate and Land Cover Analysis Suggest No Strong Ecological Barriers to Gene Flow in a Natural Baboon Hybrid Zone (Published online)." International Journal of Primatology. Full Text