HEB Course List 2020-21

ver. 2020-08-20

Human Evolutionary Biology
Fall 2020 Course List
Note: courses are subject to change

For advice, contact:
• 
Dr. Carole Hooven, Concentration Advisor/Co-DUS, hooven@fas.harvard.edu
• Dr. Neil Roach, Concentration Advisor, ntroach@fas.harvard.edu

(UL=Upper Level, JRS=Junior Research Seminar)

Department of Human Evolutionary Biology
HEB course schedule, Fall Term 2020

Course Number

Course Title

Instructor(s)

Meeting Time

Location

Requirement

91R

Reading & Research

Neil Roach, Jo Clark-Matott

 

TBD

Online

UL, JRS

99A

Senior Thesis

Sarah Kessler

TBD

Online

 

1212

Climate Change & Human Evolution

Daniel Green

Th 3:00-5:00 pm

Online

UL, JRS, Evolution

1290

Genes, Mind, and Culture

Joe Henrich

MW 10:30-11:45 am

Online

Behavior

1311

Human Locomotion (seminar limited to 12)

Andrew Yegian

T/Th 10:30-11:45am

Online

UL, Evolution

1326

Ancient DNA as a Window into the Human Past

David Reich

MW 10:30-11:45 am

Online

UL

1328

Evolutionary Medicine

Barb Natterson-Horowitz

T/Th 6:00 - 7:15 pm

Online

Anat/Phys

1330

Primate Social Behavior

Martin Surbeck, Isaac Schamberg

MW 1:30 - 2:45 pm

Online

Behavior

1361

Hormones & Life History Physiology

Susan Lipson

T/Th 3:00 - 4:15 pm

Online

Anat/Phys

1381

The Arrogant Ape (enrollment limited to 20)

Christine Webb

Th 9:00-11:15 am

Online

Behavior

1403

The Biology of Human Aging (seminar limited to 8)

Noreen Tuross

Th 12:45-2:45 pm

Online

 

1480

Building the Human Body

Terry Capellini, Neil Roach

T/Th 10:30-11:45 am

Online

UL, JRS, Anat/Phys

1600

Evolutionary Genetics of Complex Human Traits

Maryellen Ruvolo

MWF 12:00-1:15 pm

Online

UL, JRS

GENED 1056

Human Nature (formerly HEB 1280)

Erin Hecht, Martin Surbeck

MW 10:30 - 11:45 am

(with additional alternate live viewings to be scheduled later in the day)

Online

Behavior

LS 2

Evolutionary Human Physiology and Anatomy

Daniel Lieberman

MWF 12:00-1:15 pm

Online

Anat/Phys

           

 

 

 

Department of Human Evolutionary Biology (HEB) course schedule, Spring term 2021

Note: courses are subject to change

Course Number Course Title Instructor(s) Time Location Requirement
91r Supervised Reading and Research Neil Roach, Jo Clark-Matott TBD TBD UL, JRS
97 Sophomore Tutorial Daniel Green TBD TBD Tutorial
99B Senior Thesis Sarah Kessler TBD TBD  
1210 Experimental Biomechanics and Physiology Andrew Yegian TBD TBD JRS, UL
1310 Hormones & Human Behavior Carole Hooven TBD TBD

Anat/Phys,

Behavior

1339 The Human Brain in the Animal Kingdom Erin Hecht TBD TBD  
1389 Coming of Age on Planet Earth Barbara Natterson-Horowitz TBD TBD  
1410 Gut Microbiome & Human Health Rachel Carmody TBD TBD JRS, UL
1420 Human Evolutionary Anatomy Neil Roach, Jo Clark-Matott TBD TBD Anat/Phys, UL
1451 Primate Genetics and Genomics Capellini TBD TBD UL
1610 Genes and Human Adaptations Ruvolo TBD TBD  
XXXX Modeling Evolutionary Processes Henrich TBD TBD UL
XXXX Primate Communication and Evolution of Language Schamberg TBD TBD  
XXXX (TBD - Course on sleep) Mattot? TBD TBD JRS
2490 Graduate Seminar in Paleoanthropology Green TBD TBD  
2XXX Modeling Evolutionary Processes (Graduate Lvl) Henrich TBD TBD  
GEN 1027 Human Evolution and Human Health Lieberman TBD TBD Evolution