HEB Course List

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) meeting time when last offered meeting place when last offered fulfills what requirement
Fall 2015
HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research David Pilbeam n/a n/a  
HEB 99a Tutorial - Senior Year (w/writing skills component) Lara Durgavich n/a n/a  
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 W 1-4    
HEB 1312 Human Sexuality: Research and Presentation Seminar Judith Chapman Th 3-5:30 CGIS  
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  M 3-5    
HEB 1418 Endocrinology and Behavior: Research Seminar (limited to 8) Susan Lipson M, W, (F) 11:00-12:00 Peabody Mus 56C (lab)  res seminar
HEB 1xxx Mechanics of the Human Diet Katie Zink      res seminar
HEB 1421 Teeth (limited to 6) Tanya Smith W 3-5:30 Museum Comp Zoology 501A  res seminar
HEB 1xxx Neanderthals and Human Evolutionary Theory  (no lab component; hybrid lecture/discussion/activity course; could be alternative to SLS 16 for students) Tanya Smith Th 3-5:30 Museum Comp Zoology 501A  foundation/evolution
HEB 1xxx Aggression seminar (mid/upper-level course) Richard Wrangham and Carole Hooven     behavior
HEB 1463 Molecular Evolution of Primates (limited to 12) Maryellen Ruvolo Th 1-4 Biological Labs 1075 res seminar
HEB 1480 Human Evolution through Developmental Change (intro lecture; DP will speak w/Terry about this)  Terry Capellini, David Pilbeam Tu, Th 10-11:30 MCZ 501A evolution
HEB 1xxx Food, Drink and Energy (limit to 10) Noreen Tuross, Linda Reynard to be determined   anatomy/physiology
HEB 1540 Human Migration (limited to 10) Noreen Tuross Tu 1-3 PM 59D res seminar
LS2 Life Sciences: Evolutionary Human Physiology and Anatomy (lecture course) Dan Lieberman, Andy Biewener, George Lauder M, W, F, 1-2 Science Center C foundation/ anatomy/physiology
Spring 2016
HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research David Pilbeam tba n/a  
HEB 97 Sophomore Tutorial Brenda Frazier tba n/a  
HEB 99b Tutorial - Senior Year Lara Durgavich tba n/a  
HEB 1210 Research in Comparative Biomechanics: Seminar Andy Biewener, Combes, George Lauder, Dan Lieberman n/a n/a res 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 Th 3-5:30 CGIS  
HEB 1330 Primate Social Behavior (lecture course) Richard Wrangham, Zarin Machanda M, W, F, 1-2 Sever 103  foundation/behavior
HEB 1419 Lab Methods in Human Evolutionary Biology (limited to 10) Linda Reynard W 1-4 Northwest 152  
HEB 1420 Human Evolutionary Anatomy Katie Zink      anatomy/physiology
HEB 1451 Primate Functional Genetics and Genomics  (seminar) (limited to 12) (term not specified) Terry Capellini Tu, Th 1-2:30 PM 52H res seminar
HEB 1490 Primate Evolution (seminar) Pilbeam, Barry Tu, Th 10-11:30 Museum Comp Zoology 501A  res seminar/evolution
LS 1b Introduction to the Life Sciences: Genetics, Genomics & Evolution (lecture & lab) Maryellen Ruvolo, Hopi Hoekstra, Pardis Sabeti, Paul Eggan Tu, Th 1-2:30 Science Center B foundation/ genetics
SLS 16 Human Evolution and Human Health (lecture course) Dan Lieberman Tu, Th 1-2:30 Science Center E foundation/ evolution