Research Grants

Recent Grantees

Below is a list of grantees and their research projects from our most recent Fall 2013 Grants Cycle.


Grantee

Kenneth Chiou
 


Margaret Corley



Morgan Gustison



Caley Johnson




Kevin Langergraber




Stephanie Levy



Charles Menzel



Alicia P. Melis



Anna Preis



Elizabeth Price



Rebecca Slepkov



A. Spence-Aizenberg



Duncan Hawkes



Claudia Wilke



Karen Baab



Lucas Delezene



Nicole Garrett



Lauren Gonzales



Amber Heard-Booth



Stephanie Maiolino



Fredrick Manthi



Laurent Marivaux



John Polk


Sileshi Semaw




Ron Shimelmitz




Britt Starkovich



Dominic Stratford

Institution

Washington University
 


University of Pennsylvania



University of Michigan



Graduate Center of the City University of New York



Boston University




Northwestern University



Georgia State University



University of Warwick



Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology


Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University


U. of Minnesota, Twin Cities



University of Pennsylvania



University of Cambridge



University of York



Stony Brook University



University of Arkansas



University of Minnesota



Duke University



University of Texas, Austin



Stony Brook University



National Museums of Kenya



CNRS, France



U. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


CENIEH




Zinman Institute of Archaeology, U. of Haifa



University of Tübingen



University of the Witwatersrand

Project Title

Population genomics of a baboon hybrid zone in Zambia


Dispersal and reproductive function in socially monogamous owl monkeys


The form and function of vocal complexity in gelada society


Baboon diet in forest and savannah: Comparison of nutritional goals



Do male chimpanzees gain females by expanding their territory through lethal inter-group aggression?


The adaptive significance of brown fat among the Yakut of Siberia


Studies of chimpanzee spatio-temporal cognition and foraging


The cognitive underpinnings of chimpanzee collaboration


Proximate mechanisms of conflict management in wild chimpanzees


Planning in orangutans: Investigating the evolution of mental time travel


Dietary isotopes of chimpanzees and baboons at Gombe National Park


Olfaction, partner choice, and reproduction in owl monkeys (Aotus spp.)


Reading the signals: What does Hadza hunting success honestly convey?


Are cooperative chimpanzees more communicative (Kibale Forest, Uganda)


Integration of robust features across the cranial and post-cranial skeleton


Using dental microwear to infer hominin canine use


Compound specific paleoecology of Early Miocene hominoids from East Africa


Intraspecific variation in semicircular canal morphology in platyrrhine monkeys


Structure, function, and development of the human longitudinal arch


Comparative and functional morphology of primate nails and distal phalanges


Investigations of the Todenyang and Loruth Kaado sites, north-western Kenya


In search of early platyrrhine primates from Peruvian Amazonia


Lower limb posture in Australopithecus sediba and extant apes

Continued excavations exploring the Oldowan-Acheulian transition at Gona, Ethiopia


Human-environment interactions during the Upper Paleolithic of Sefunim Cave, Israel


The evolution of late Pleistocene hominin diets in southern Greece


Excavation of the Jacovec Cavern hominin-bearing deposits, Sterkfontein Caves