Coren Apicella Ph.D.

Coren Apicella, Ph.D.

Coren Apicella is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania interested in understanding the evolutionary origins of human behavior. Much of her research takes place on the African savanna where she studies one of the last remaining hunter-gatherer populations. She has published on numerous topics including mate selection and attraction, behavior genetics, behavioral endocrinology, sex differences, behavioral economics and social networks and the evolution of cooperation. Her research has been featured in media outlets worldwide, including BBC, CNN, Nightline and The New York Times.

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The Hunter Games

Exploring the ancestral origins of our behavior
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