Susan C. Alberts

Susan C. Alberts

Chair of the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

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

Chiyo, Patrick I., et al. “The influence of life history milestones and association networks on crop-raiding behavior in male African elephants..” Plos One, vol. 7, no. 2, Jan. 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0031382. Full Text

Harper, Kristin N., et al. “Treponema pallidum infection in the wild baboons of East Africa: distribution and genetic characterization of the strains responsible..” Plos One, vol. 7, no. 12, Jan. 2012. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050882. Full Text

Tung, Jenny, et al. “Genetic Effects on Mating Success and Partner Choice in a Social Mammal.” American Naturalist, vol. 180, no. 1, 2012, pp. 113–29. Wos-lite, doi:10.1086/665993. Full Text

Markham, A. Catherine, et al. “White monkey syndrome and presumptive copper deficiency in wild savannah baboons..” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 73, no. 11, Nov. 2011, pp. 1160–68. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajp.20983. Full Text

Gesquiere, Laurence R., et al. “Life at the top: rank and stress in wild male baboons..” Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 333, no. 6040, July 2011, pp. 357–60. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1207120. Full Text

Chiyo, P. I., et al. “Using molecular and observational techniques to estimate the number and raiding patterns of crop-raiding elephants.” Journal of Applied Ecology, vol. 48, no. 3, June 2011, pp. 788–96. Scopus, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.01967.x. Full Text

Chiyo, P. I., et al. “Association patterns of African elephants in all-male groups: The role of age and genetic relatedness.” Animal Behaviour, vol. 81, no. 6, June 2011, pp. 1093–99. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.02.013. Full Text

Chiyo, P. I., et al. “No risk, no gain: Effects of crop raiding and genetic diversity on body size in male elephants.” Behavioral Ecology, vol. 22, no. 3, May 2011, pp. 552–58. Scopus, doi:10.1093/beheco/arr016. Full Text

Bronikowski, Anne M., et al. “Aging in the natural world: comparative data reveal similar mortality patterns across primates..” Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 331, no. 6022, Mar. 2011, pp. 1325–28. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1201571. Full Text

Gesquiere, Laurence R., et al. “Endocrinology of year-round reproduction in a highly seasonal habitat: environmental variability in testosterone and glucocorticoids in baboon males..” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144, no. 2, Feb. 2011, pp. 169–76. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.21374. Full Text