CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Tim BromageTimothy G. Bromage, Ph.D.


Hard Tissue Research Unit

Department of Biomaterials & Biomimetics

New York University College of Dentistry

Email: tim.bromage@nyu.edu



Research Interests

  • hard tissue biology
  • paleoanthropology

  • chronobiology
  • organismal life history


bergeyChristina Bergey, Ph.D.


Anthropological Genomics Laboratory

Pennsylvania State Department of Anthropology



Research Interests

  • population genomics
  • hybridization

  • phylogenetics
  • bioinformatics


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Andrew Burrell

Andrew S. Burrell, Ph.D.

Research Scientist

Molecular Primatology Laboratory

Center for the Study of Human Origins

NYU Department of Anthropology

Email:  andrew.burrell@nyu.edu


Research Interests

  • evolution and conservation of African primates
  • behavioral genetics

  • conservation genetics


CSHO affiliated researcher Anthony Di FioreAnthony Di Fiore, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Anthropology

University of Texas at Austin

Email: anthony.difiore@mail.utexas.edu


Research Interests

  • behavior and ecology of ateline primates
  • molecular genetic investigations of New World monkey social systems
  • tropical forest biodiversity and phenology

  • evolution of monogamy and pair-bonding in primates
  • phylogenetics
  • tropical forest biodiversity and phenology


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Eugene HarrisEugene E. Harris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Biological Sciences and Geology

Queensborough Community College

City University of New York

Email: EHarris@qcc.cuny.edu


Research Interests

  • evolutionary and anthropological genetics
  • human genetic adaptation

  • phylogeography of Howler monkeys
  • molecular phylogeny of African monkeys


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Erella HoversErella Hovers, Ph.D.


The Institute of Archaeology

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Email: hovers@mscc.huji.ac.il



Research Interests

  • Plio-Pleistocene archaeology in East Africa
  • the Middle Paleolithic of the Levant
  • the evolution of symbolism and art
  • lithic technology

  • subsistence and mobility (land-use strategies) of early hominins
  • taphonomy and site formation processes
  • archaeological theory


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Gary MarcusGary Marcus, Ph.D.


NYU Department of Psychology

Director NYU Center for Child Language

Email: gary.marcus@nyu.edu



Research Interests

  • evolutionary psychology
  • evolution of language

  • language acquisition
  • cognitive development


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Eleni NikitopoulosEleni Nikitopoulos, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Life Sciences Department

New York Institute of Technology

Email: enikitop@nyit.edu


Research Interests

  • primate behavior and ecology
  • evolution of sexual behavior

  • behavioral genetics


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Vincent PigottVince Pigott, Ph.D.

Honorary Visiting Professor

Institute of Archaeology, London

Email: vcpigott@aol.com


Research Interests

  • southeast Asian prehistory
  • Near Eastern archaeology
  • archaeometallurgy of the Asian Old World

  • anthropology of technology
  • archaeological science


CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Joseph SchuldenreinJoseph Schuldenrein, Ph.D., R.P.A.

President and Principal Geoarchaeologist

Geoarcheology Research Associates

Email: joseph.schuldenrein@gra-geoarch.com



Research Interests

  • geoarchaeological method and theory
  • late Quaternary landscape reconstruction
  • forensic geoarchaeology

  • cultural resource management
  • Old World archaeology and human ecology
  • urban geoarchaeology


Milena R. Shattuck, Ph.D.CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Milena Shattuck

Adjunct Professor

Hunter College, City University of New York

Visiting Researcher/Lecturer

Center for the Study of Human Origins

NYU Department of Anthropology

Email: milena.shattuck@hunter.cuny.edu


Research Interests

  • primate evolution
  • molecular evolution
  • behavioral genetics and endocrinology

  • sexual selection
  • life history


suDenise Su, Ph.D.

Curator and Head of Paleobotany & Paleoecology

Cleveland Museum of Natural History



Research Interests

  • hominin evolution

  • paleoecology



CSHO affiliated researcher Dr. Anthony TosiAnthony J. Tosi, Ph.D.

Criminalist, Level III

Forensic Biology Laboratory

Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME)


Research Interests

  • molecular forensics
  • systematics

  • population genetics
  • phylogeography of nonhuman primates




Zhang, YingqiYingqi Zhang, Ph.D.


Research Interests

  • Quaternary mammalian fauna of South-east Asia
  • paleobiology of Gigantopithecus
  • EDJ morphology of Asian hominoids

  • application of statistics and geometric morphometrics in paleoanthropology
  • arvicoline biochronology