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University of California - San Diego
Biological Anthropology

Educational Program
Web Site:

Phone: (858) 534-4145   Fax: (858) 534-5946  
9500 Gilman Rd., La Jolla, California 92093-0532 UNITED STATES
Department: Department of Anthropology
Institution: University of California - San Diego
Affiliations: Uaso Ngiro Baboon Project, African Conservation Centre. Informal working relationship with the Zoological Society of San Diego, where qualified undergraduates have participated in research internships at the Zoo and Wild Animal Park.

Principal Research Programs: Old World primate behavioral ecology (especially baboons and chimpanzees) (Strum, Moore); Primate comparative neuroanatomy studied via MR scans and zoo necropsy materials (i.e., obtained without harming the subjects) (Semendeferi)

Number of Staff: 15

Associated Field Sites: Laikipia, Kenya. Subject: Baboons. Contact: Dr. Strum

Comments: Contact Jim Moore for information about the undergraduate and graduate programs in biological anthropology (after consulting the website). Contact David Marlowe ( for graduate application materials and general information about the department at UCSD.

Last Updated: 2000-08-04

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