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IGERT: Dynamics of behavioral shifts in human evolution: brains, bodies and ecology

George Washington University

Abstract

This Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) award focuses on the evolution of the human brain, cognition, and related behavioral responses to environmental change. The program integrates cross-disciplinary research training in a unique mix of disciplines, namely archeology, biomechanics and engineering, cognitive science, comparative and experimental functional morphology… more »

Contributions[?]

Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
IGERT Alumni Career Panel Webinar Webinar 02/19/14
'Right of birth' for chimpanzee born to high-ranking mothers Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Collaboration with geneticists, primatologists, biomedical veterinarians Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Brain growth in wild mountain gorillas examined Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Public Understanding of Science course Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Koobi Fora Field School (KFFS) in Kenya Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Women in Science Series Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Techniques integrated from labs benefits research Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainees mentor undergraduate student Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Protocols for analysis of pigment samples from palaeolithic sites Showcase Achievement 12/03/13