HEB Course List 2015-16

REV 2015-05-06

Human Evolutionary Biology
2015-2016 Course List
Note: courses are subject to change

For advice, contact:
• Dr. Carole Hooven, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, hooven@fas.harvard.edu
• Dr. Brenda Frazier, Associate Concentration Advisor, bfrazier@fas.harvard.edu

Course # Course title Instructor(s) Fulfills what requirement
Fall 2015
HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research Carole Hooven  
HEB 99a Tutorial - Senior Year (w/writing skills component) Lara Durgavich  
HEB 1200 Neanderthals and Human Evolutionary Theory Tanya Smith evolution
HEB 1290 Cultural Evolution: An Interdisciplinary Perspective (limited to 35)  (new lecture course w/sections; cross-listed w/Economics) Joe Henrich, James Robinson, Nathan Nunn  
HEB 1312 Human Sexuality: Research and Presentation Seminar Judith Chapman  research seminar
HEB 1321 Food, Drink and Energy (limit to 10) Noreen Tuross, Linda Reynard anatomy/physiology
HEB 1335 Behavioral Ecology of Chimpanzees (seminar) Zarin Machanda behavior
HEB 1351 Reproductive Ecology (lecture course) Lara Durgavich anatomy/physiology
HEB 1355 Evolution and Religion (seminar) Peter Ellison   
HEB 1413 Mechanics of the Human Diet Katie Zink  research seminar
HEB 1418 Endocrinology and Behavior: Research Seminar (limited to 8) Susan Lipson research seminar
HEB 1421 Teeth (limited to 6) Tanya Smith research seminar
HEB 1463 Molecular Evolution of Primates (limited to 12) Maryellen Ruvolo research seminar
HEB 1480 Human Evolution through Developmental Change Terry Capellini, Neil Roach evolution
HEB 1540 Human Migration (limited to 10) Noreen Tuross research seminar
HEB 1562 The Behavioral Biology of Aggression Richard Wrangham, Carole Hooven behavior
LS2 Life Sciences: Evolutionary Human Physiology and Anatomy (lecture course) Dan Lieberman, Andy Biewener, George Lauder anatomy/physiology
course # course title Instructor(s) fulfills what requirement
Spring 2016
HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research Carole Hooven  
HEB 97 Sophomore Tutorial Brenda Frazier  
HEB 99b Tutorial - Senior Year Lara Durgavich  
HEB 1210 Research in Comparative Biomechanics: Seminar Dan Lieberman research seminar
HEB 1300 Evolutionary Origins of Human Cognition (new lecture course w/sections) Alexandra Rosati behavior
HEB 1313 Stress: Research and Presentation Seminar Judith Chapman research seminar
HEB 1330 Primate Social Behavior (lecture course) Richard Wrangham, Zarin Machanda behavior
HEB 1419 Lab Methods in Human Evolutionary Biology (limited to 10) Linda Reynard research seminar
HEB 1420 Human Evolutionary Anatomy Katie Zink, Neil Roach anatomy/physiology
HEB 1422 Human Origins in Context David Pilbeam, John Barry, Zarin Machanda  
HEB 1451 Primate Functional Genetics and Genomics (limited to 12)  Terry Capellini research seminar
LS 1b Introduction to the Life Sciences: Genetics, Genomics & Evolution  Maryellen Ruvolo, Hopi Hoekstra, Pardis Sabeti, Paul Eggan
SLS 16 Human Evolution and Human Health  Dan Lieberman evolution