Director: Dr. Michael P. Muehlenbein 

Director: Dr. Michael P. Muehlenbein
Director: Dr. Michael P. Muehlenbein

Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Anthropology, Yale University (New Haven, CT), 2004
  • Master of Philosophy in Biological Anthropology, Yale University (New Haven, CT), 2002
  • Master of Science in Public Health in Tropical Medicine and Biostatistics (dual degree), Tulane University School of Public Health (New Orleans, LA), 2000
  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Environmental Sciences, Northwestern University (Evanston, IL), 1998
  • Department Executive Officer Program, Committee on Institutional Cooperation, 2014
  • Teaching Research Ethics, Indiana University, 2010
  • Certificate in Travel Medicine, Swiss Tropical Institute, 2010

Appointments

  • Baylor University:
    – Chair and Full Professor (with tenure), Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences (2017-)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio:
    – Full Professor (with tenure), Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal and Fine Arts (2015-2017)
    – Director, Laboratory for Evolutionary Medicine (2015-2017)
  • Member, Board of Directors, South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (2015-)
  • Chair, ecotourism subcommittee, Destinations Communities Support Interest Group, International Society of Travel Medicine (2012-)
  • General editor, Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology, Cambridge University Press (2011-)
  • Associate editor, Journal of Evolutionary Medicine (2011-)
  • Consulting editor, Human Nature (2006-)
  • Indiana University, Bloomington:
    – Associate Professor (with tenure), Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and
    Sciences, with 25% appointment in Department of International Studies, School for Global and International Studies (2012-2015)
    – Director, Evolutionary Physiology and Ecology Laboratory (2007-2015)
    – Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and
    Sciences, with 25% appointment in Program in International Studies (2007-2012)
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee:
    – Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Department of Anthropology (2004-2007)

 

DSC_0363Postdoctoral researcher:

Eric Shattuck
Eric.Shattuck@utsa.edu
Website http://www.ericshattuck.com/

 

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Research assistant (University of Texas at San Antonio)

Martha M. Lyke
marthalyke@gmail.com

 

Current doctoral supervision (primary)

Colleen Friedly (2013-present)

Current doctoral dissertation committee member

Liz Hall (2014-present))
Charity Taboas (Upson) (2011-present)
Amanda Rollins (2010-present)

Visiting researcher supervised in laboratory (Indiana University)

Dr. Alexander Georgiev (2013)

Post-doctoral scholar (Indiana University)

Dr. Krista Milich (2015)

Completed doctoral dissertation supervision

Eric Shattuck (2010-2015)
Sean P. Prall (2008-2014)
Laurah B. Turner (2008-2012)
Lisa L. Becker (2007-2012)

Completed doctoral dissertation committee member

Kelly Baute (2008-2014)
David Sampson (2008-2013)
Evelyn Rynkiewicz (2008-2013)
Alexia Franzidis (2009-2012)
Alejandra E. Estrin (Dashe) (2004-2008)

Completed masters degree committee member

Amy Harris (2009-2010)
Andrea Lemke (2005-2010)
Laura Zellmer (2006-2010)
Michael Deeken (2005-2008)
Elisabeth Thimke (Sucharda) (2005-2007)

Completed Masters Degree (Indiana University; primary)

Kurt White (2013-2016)

Undergraduate Honors Thesis Advisor (Indiana University)

Caitlin McComb (2013-2014)
Gretchen Zoeller (reader only) (2013-2014)
Angela Traycoff (reader only) (2013-2014)
Jeremy Borniger (2009-2011)
Adeel Chaudhry (2009-2011)
Nancy Livingston (2008-2009)

Undergraduate Individualized Major advisor (Indiana University)

Grace Douglas (2014-2015)
Jessica Neisler (2014-2015)
Morgan Eldridge (2012-2015)
Devin Jacobs (2012-2014)
Hidemi DeHays (2009-2011)

Undergraduate I400 Capstone mentor (Indiana University)

Brent Donovan (2013)
Zachary Palmer (2012)
Christina Charles (2009-2010)
Katherine Scherschel (2009-2010)
Julia Graeser (2008-2009)

Undergraduate Research Experience, summer program in Animal Behavior 

Marley Alford (Bard College) (2014)
Valerie Metzler (Eastern Mennonite University) (2011)
Sierra Stringfield (University of Michigan) (2010)

Other undergraduate laboratory involvement (Indiana University)

Isabel Bradley (2014-2015)
George Armstrong (2013-2015)
Michael Spors (2013-2015)
Emilee Larson (2013-2015)
Krystiana Krupa (2012-2014)
Tim O’Sullivan (2012-2013)
Kelsey Black (2012-2013)
Zoe Bilello (2012-2013)
Viraj Maniar (2012-2013)
Katie Byrd (2009-2012)
Hidemi DeHays (2009-2012)
Andrew Nejad (2009-2011)
Tirajeh Saadatzadeh (2009-2011)
Laurenne Young (2009-2010)
Julian Lawitschka (2009)
Claire Detrich (2008-2010)

Other undergraduate laboratory involvement (University of Texas at San Antonio)

Kayla Torres (2015-2017)
Emily Teague (2015-2017)
Calypso Rynkowski (2015-2017)
Alexandra Holdbrook (2015-2017)
Avery Bessette (2015-2016)
Christian Dupuy (2015-2016)
Elisha Gray (2015-2017)
Samantha Mendoza (2015-2017)