Principal Investigator

 Anthony Di Fiore

Population genetics, comparative socioecology, mating systems, molecular ecology, phylogenetics, tropical ecology, computational modeling, South and Central American primates

Postdoctoral Researchers

Maryjka B. Blaszczyk

Primate behavior and ecology, animal personality, social behavior, social networks, spatial ecology, life history trade-offs


Krista M. Milich

Primate behavior and ecology, socioendocrinology, reproductive physiology, sexual selection, primate conservation


Clara J. Scarry

Primate behavior and ecology, evolution of cooperation and social bonds, coordination and decision making, ecological correlates of female agonism, Neotropical primates


Sarie Van Belle

Primate behavior and ecology, evolution of social systems, cooperation and competition, coordination and decision making, socioendocrinology, molecular ecology, Neotropical primates

Graduate Students

Paulo B. Chaves

Phylogeography, conservation genetics, non-invasive genetic sampling, evolution of behavior, Neotropical primates


Kelsey Ellis 

Primate behavior and ecology, fission-fusion dynamics, animal group movements, consensus decision making, social networks


Lina M. Valencia

Conservation genetics, landscape genetics, molecular ecology, computational modeling, Neotropical primates


Laura A. Abondano

Primate behavior and ecology, socioendocrinology, reproductive strategies, mating systems, primate conservation, Neotropical primates


Amely B. Martins

Conservation genetics, landscape genetics, population genetics, molecular ecology, phylogenetics, Neotropical primates


Silvy Van Kuijk

Primate behavior and ecology, vocal communication, mating systems, reproductive strategies, primate conservation, Neotropical primates


Anne George

Primate molecular ecology


Elizabeth Coggeshall

Primate ecology, gut microbiome variation