Susan C. Alberts

Robert F. Durden Professor of Biology

Office: 
130 Science Drive, Rm 137, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
Phone: 
(919) 660-7272

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago 1992

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

  • B.A., Reed College 1983

Lea, AJ, Altmann, J, Alberts, SC, and Tung, J. "Resource base influences genome-wide DNA methylation levels in wild baboons (Papio cynocephalus)." Molecular ecology 25, no. 8 (April 2016): 1681-1696. Full Text

Markham, AC, Alberts, SC, and Altmann, J. "Haven for the night: sleeping site selection in a wild primate." Behavioral Ecology 27, no. 1 (2016): 29-35. Full Text

Franz, M, and Alberts, SC. "Social network dynamics: the importance of distinguishing between heterogeneous and homogeneous changes." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 69, no. 12 (December 2015): 2059-2069. Full Text

Franz, M, McLean, E, Tung, J, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Self-organizing dominance hierarchies in a wild primate population." Proceedings. Biological sciences 282, no. 1814 (September 2015). Full Text

Nunn, CL, Alberts, SC, McClain, CR, Meshnick, SR, Vision, TJ, Wiegmann, BM, and Rodrigo, AG. "Linking Evolution, Ecology, and Health: TriCEM." BioScience 65, no. 8 (August 1, 2015): 748-749. Full Text

Lea, AJ, Altmann, J, Alberts, SC, and Tung, J. "Developmental constraints in a wild primate." The American naturalist 185, no. 6 (June 2015): 809-821. Full Text

Tung, J, Barreiro, LB, Burns, MB, Grenier, J-C, Lynch, J, Grieneisen, LE, Altmann, J, Alberts, SC, Blekhman, R, and Archie, EA. "Social networks predict gut microbiome composition in wild baboons." eLife 4 (March 16, 2015). Full Text

Tung, J, Zhou, X, Alberts, SC, Stephens, M, and Gilad, Y. "The genetic architecture of gene expression levels in wild baboons." eLife 4 (February 25, 2015). Full Text

Franz, M, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Knockouts of high-ranking males have limited impact on baboon social networks." Current zoology 61, no. 1 (January 2015): 107-113. Full Text

Pages

Doctoral Dissertation Improvement: Genetic Variation and Gene Expression in Wild Baboons awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2007 to 2009

Collaborative Research: Life In a Changing Environment awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2003 to 2009

CAREER: Social Behavior and Genetics in a Fission-Fusion Society awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2001 to 2007

Collaborative Research: Relationship Among Demographic, Social and Genetic Structure awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2003 to 2006

DISSERTATION RESEARCH: Behavioral responses of male African elephants (Loxodonta africana) to musth urine awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2004 to 2005

REU-Relationship Among Demographic, Social and Genetic Structure in Wild Baboons awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2000 to 2003

SUPPLEMENT: Collaborative Research: Relationship among demographic, social and genetic structure awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2000 to 2003

Relationship Among Demographic, Social and Genetic Structure awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2000 to 2002

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