The Evolution and Human Adaptation Program supports work by faculty and students at the University of Michigan in the area of evolution and human behavior, including work relevant to Darwinian medicine.
The program organizes a series of seminars throughout the academic year, and provides contacts for students to get advice, support and sometimes research money to pursue work in this area.
The program does not offer a degree, so prospective students should apply through specific departments. The departments of Psychology, Philosophy, Anthropology, Economics, Political Science, Psychiatry and Biology are the most involved in the program.
Fall 2018 series:
At the crossroads: the evolution and mechanisms underlying variation in animal behavior
All talks will be in room 4464 East Hall at 1:30 PM.
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Dr. Michael Wasserman will also be coming to speak as part of EHAP November 20, 2018. He is an assistant professor of Anthropology and Human Biology at Indiana University Bloomington.
His talk is titled:
Endocrine-Active Phytochemicals in Primate Diets: Prevalence Across the Order