HEB Course List 2019-20

ver. 2020-01-27

Human Evolutionary Biology
2019-20 Course List
Note: courses are subject to change

For advice, contact:

• Dr. Neil Roach, Concentration Advisor, ntroach@fas.harvard.edu
• Dr. Daniel Green, Concentration Advisor, drgreen@fas.harvard.edu

SEMESTER course # course title Instructor(s) Course meeting time HEB requirement(s)
Either HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research TBD To Be Arranged JRS
Upper level
Fall 2019 HEB 99a Senior Thesis TBD To Be Arranged  
Fall 2019 HEB 1280 Human Nature Erin Hecht
Richard Wrangham

M/W, 10:30-11:45 am

Behavior
Fall 2019 HEB 1290 Cultural Evolution (limited to 30) Joe Henrich

M/W, 9:00-10:15 am

Behavior
Fall 2019 HEB 1311

Evolution of Human Locomotion (seminar limited to 12)

Nick Holowka

Tu/Th, 1:30-2:45 pm

Upper Level
Fall 2019 HEB 1381

The Arrogant Ape: Rethinking Our Relationship To Others (seminar limited to 30)

Christine Webb

Th, 3:00-4:15 pm

 
Fall 2019 HEB 1392

Game Theory

Bethany Burum

Tu/Th, 12:00 - 1:15 pm

 
Fall 2019 HEB 1412

Human Energetics (limited to 20)

Noreen Tuross
Linda Reynard

M/W, 10:30 - 11:45 am

Upper Level
Fall 2019 HEB 1418

Research Methods in Endocrinology (seminar limited to 8, with weekly lab section)

Susan Lipson

M/W, 1:30 - 2:45 pm

JRS
Upper level
Fall 2019 HEB 1480 Building the Human Body (limited to 12, seminar with weekly lab section) Terry Capellini
Neil Roach

Tu/Th, 10:30 -11:45 am

JRS
Upper level
Fall 2019 HEB 1600 Evolutionary Genetics of Complex Human Traits (seminar; limited to 8) Maryellen Ruvolo

W, 12:45-2:45 pm

Upper level
Fall 2019 LS 2 Evolutionary Human Physiology and Anatomy (lecture course w/ 3-hour lab research section) Dan Lieberman M/W/F 12-1:15PM Anat/Phys
SEMESTER course # course title Instructor(s) Course meeting time HEB requirement
Spring 2020 HEB 91r Supervised Reading and Research Neil Roach JRS/Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 97 Sophomore Tutorial Amanda Lobell sophomore tutorial
Spring 2020 HEB 99b Tutorial - Senior Year Katie Zink  
Spring 2020 HEB 1210 Research in Human Biomechanics and Physiology (limited to 8) Andrew Yegian

Wed 12–1:15 PM

MCZ 539

JRS/Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 1212 Climate Change and Human Evolution (seminar limited to 16) Daniel Green

Tue 3:00–5:00 PM

MCZ 541

JRS/Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 1328 Evolutionary Medicine (limited to 80) Barbara Natterson-Horowitz

Tue 6:00–8:45 PM

Location TBD

 
Spring 2020 HEB 1330 Primate Social Behavior  Martin Surbeck
Isaac Schamberg

Tue/Thu 10:30–11:45AM

DeVore Room, MCZ 529

Behavior
Spring 2020 HEB 1337

Coexistance in Crisis: How Animals Made Us Human

Christine Webb

Thu 3:00–5:00 PM

MCZ 539

JRS/Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 1339 The Human Brain in the Animal Kingdom (lecture limited to 30) Erin Hecht

Mon/Wed 10:30–11:45 AM

DeVore Room, MCZ 529

 
Spring 2020 HEB 1361 Hormones and Life History Physiology (seminar limited to 10) Susan Lipson

Mon/Wed 1:30–2:45 PM

MCZ 539

JRS/Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 1373

Explaining Beauty

Bethany Burum

Wed 12–2:45 PM

Peabody 52H

 
Spring 2020

HEB 1389

Coming of Age on Planet Earth (limited to 30)

Barbara Natterson-Horowitz

Fri 3:00–5:45 PM

DeVore Room, MCZ 529

 
Spring 2020 HEB 1420 Human Evolutionary Anatomy Neil Roach

Tue/Thu 1:30–2:45 PM

DeVore Room, MCZ 529

Anat/Physiology,  Upper Level
Spring 2020 HEB 1427 Laboratory Methods in Human Energetics (limited to 8 students)

Noreen Tuross
Linda Reynard

Wed 1:30–4:15

BioLabs B-063

JRS
Spring 2020 GENED 1027 Human Evolution and Human Health Dan Lieberman Tue/Thu 1:30–2:45PM Evolution
Spring 2020 CHEM 27 Organic Chemistry of Life Emily Balskus Mon/Wed/Fri 1:30–2:45PM  
Spring 2020 LS 1b Integrated Introduction to the Life Sciences: Genetics, Genomics, and Evolution (lecture course w/lab sections)

Andrew Berry
Hopi Hoekstra
Pardis Sabeti

Tue/Thu 1:30–2:45PM