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IHB Faculty


Adrian Bell (Assist. Prof, Anthropology).  
Cultural evolution; evoultionary theory; statistical modeling; ethnography of Tonga and the Tongan diaspora communities around the world; migration

Jack M. Broughton (Prof, Anthropology).
Zooarchaeology, evolutionary ecology, human paleoecology, North American Prehistory (especially California and the Great Basin) 

Elizabeth Cashdan (Prof, Anthropology).
Behavioral ecology, evolutionary psychology, sex differences, spatial cognition, hormones and behavior, hunter-gatherers; sub-Saharan Africa

Brian Codding (Asst Prof, Anthropology).
Behavioral ecology, foraging economies, anthropogenic fire, gender division of labor, ethnoarchaeology, ethno-ecology, GIS; Australia & North America

Kristen Hawkes (Distinguished Prof, Anthropology).
Human evolution, behavioral ecology, sociobiology, hunter-gatherers, life history evolution

Douglas Jones (Assoc. Prof, Anthropology).
Biocultural perspectives on mate choice, human behavioral ecology, evolutionary psychology, kinship; Brazil

Leslie Knapp (Prof and Dept. Chair, Anthropology).
Primate immunogenetics and molecular ecology 

Karen Leslie Kramer (Prof, Anthropology).
Behavioral ecology, demography, cooperative breeding, evolution and economics of childhood & parenting; hunter-gatherers and agriculturalists; Latin America

John M. McCullough (Prof Emeritus, Anthropology).
Physical anthropology, ecological genetics, human variation; the Americas, Yucatan, Europe

Duncan Metcalfe (Assoc. Prof).
Archaeological method and theory, evolutionary ecology; western North America

James F. O'Connell (Distinguished Prof Emeritus, Anthropology).
Hunter-gatherer ecology, archaeological method and theory; Australia, Africa, North America

Richard R. Paine (Assoc. Prof, Anthropology).
Archaeology, prehistoric demography, complex societies, human/land relationships; Mesoamerica, Europe


Fred Adler (Prof, Biology and Mathematics).
Evolutionary ecology; mathematical epidemiology and immunology; urban ecology

David Bowling (Assoc. Prof, Biology).
Ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry

Sarah Bush (Assist. Prof, Biology).
Evolutionary ecology of hosts and parasites; coevolution; parasite systematics; parasite biodiversity

David Carrier (Prof, Biology).
Functional morphology; biomechanics; human paleobiology

Thure Cerling (Distinguished Prof. Biology and of Geology and Geophysics).
Paleoecology; stable and cosmogenic isotopes; environmental studies

Dale Clayton (Prof, Biology).
Host-parasite coevolution; systematics of birds and ectoparasites

Phyllis Coley (Distinguished Prof, Biology).
Microbiology and molecular evolution; insects and endosymbionts

Denise Dearing (Prof, Biology).
Physiological ecology; plant-mammal interactions; disease ecology

Jim Ehleringer (Distinguished Prof, Biology).
Global changes, plant ecology, and stable isotopes

Tom Kursar (Prof, Biology).
Physiological ecology of tropical rainforest plants

Diane Pataki (Assoc. Prof, Biology).
Urban Ecology, Ecohydrology, and Land-Atmosphere interactions

Wayne Potts (Prof, Biology).
Host-pathogen coevolution; behavior; immunogenetics and evolutionary genetics

Alan R. Rogers (Prof, Anthropology).
Population genetics, evolutionary ecology.

Jon Seger (Prof, Biology).
Evolutionary biology, genetics

Cagan Sekercioglu (Asst. Prof, Biology).
Avian ecology, climate change, community-based conservation, conservation finance, ecosystem services, entomology, landscape ecology, ornithology, primatology, tropical ecology


Last Updated: 4/21/17