Thomas T Struhsaker

Thomas T Struhsaker

Adjunct Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology


Currently involved in ecological and demographic studies of the Udzungwa Red Colobus Monkey in the Udzungwa Mts. of Tanzania. The long-term goal of this project is to increase our understanding of this vulnerable, endemic species and to improve the conservation of it and its habitat along with all of the other endemic and endangered species of this area.

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 1965

Struhsaker, Thomas T., et al. “Facial and genital lesions in baboons (Papio anubis) of Kibale National Park, Uganda..” Primates; Journal of Primatology, vol. 60, no. 2, Mar. 2019, pp. 109–12. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s10329-019-00715-2. Full Text

Struhsaker, Thomas T., et al. “Healthy baboon with no upper jaw or nose: an extreme case of adaptability in the Kibale National Park, Uganda..” Primates, vol. 52, no. 1, Jan. 2011, pp. 15–18. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10329-010-0224-4. Full Text