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Jeffrey French

Jeffrey French

Educational Background

Undergraduate: St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN (1972-1976).

B.A. with Distinction in Psychology;

Graduate: Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA (1976-1978).

M.A. in Animal Behavior; D. K. Candland, advisor.

University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (1978-1982).

Ph.D. in Psychology (August, 1982); C. T. Snowdon, advisor.

 

Appointments

Varner Professor of Psychology and Biology, 2000-2006

Kayser Professor of Psychology, 1992-1998

Professor, Psychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1991-present.

Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNO, 1991-present.

Associate Professor, Psychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1985-1991.

Adjunct Associate Professor, Biology Department, UNO, 1985-1991.

Assistant Professor, Psychology, UNO, 1982-1985.

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Biology, UNO, 1983-1985.

 

Other Appointments

Visiting Scientist, Centro de Primatologia do Rio de Janeiro, 1990.

Affiliate Scientist, Physiological Ethology Program, Wisconsin Regional Primate Research Center, Madison, WI, 1988-present.

 

Publications

Ross, C., Patera, K. J., & French, J. A. (under review). Intensity of aggressive interactions modulates testosterone in male marmosets (Callithrix kuhlii). Hormones and Behavior.

French, J. A., Bales, K., Baker, A. & Dietz, J. (under review). Reproductive status of daughters and subordinate females in wild group of golden lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). American Journal of Primatology.

Ward, O. B., Ward, I. L., Denning, J. H., Hendricks, S. E., French, J. A. (in press). Hormonal mechanisms underlying aberrant sexual differentiation in male rats prenatally exposed to alcohol and/or stress. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

French, J. A., de Vleeschouwer, K., Heistermann, M., & Bales, K. (in press). Reproductive endocrinology and behavior in female lion tamarins (Leontopithecus). In Biology and Conservation of Lion Tamarins: Twenty-five Years of Research, D. G. Kleiman, A. B. Rylands, and I. B. Santos (Eds.), Smithsonian Press, Washington DC.

Bales, K., French, J. A., & Dietz, J. (2002). Explaning variation in maternal care in a cooperatively breeding species. Animal Behaviour. 63, 453-461.

Ward, O. B., Ward, I. L., Denning, J. H., French, J. A., Hendricks, S. E. (2002). Postparturitional testosterone surge in male offspring of rats stressed and/or fed ethanol during late pregnancy. Hormones and Behavior, 41,229-235.

Nunes, S., Brown, C. M., French, J. A. (2002). Variation in circulating and excreted estradiol associated with testicular activity in male marmosets. American Journal of Primatology, 55, 27-42.

French, J. A., Kamil, A. C., Leger, D. W. 2001. Evolutionary Psychology and Motivation. 221 pp. University of Nebraska Press: Lincoln, NE.

Leger, D. W., Kamil, A. C., & French, J. A. 2001. Fear and loathing of evolutionary psychology in the social sciences. In Evolutionary Psychology and Motivation, J. A. French, A. C. Kamil, & D. W. Leger (Eds.), pp. xi – xxiii. University of Nebraska Press: Lincoln, NE.

Nunes, S., Fite, J. E., Patera, K. J., & French, J. A. (2001). Interactions among paternal behavior, steroid hormones, and parental experience in male marmosets (Callithrix kuhlii). Hormones and Behavior , 39, 70-82.

Nunes, S., Fite, J. E., & French, J. A. (2000). Variation in steroid hormones associated with infant-care behaviour and experience in male marmosets (Callithrix kuhlii). Animal Behaviour, 60, 857-865.

Fite, J. E. & French, J. A. (2000). Pre- and postpartum sex steroids in female marmosets (Callithrix kuhlii): Is there a link with infant survivorship and maternal behavior? Hormones and Behavior, 38, 1-12.

French, J. A., & Fite, J. E. (2000). Reproduction in callitrichid primates. In Husbandry and Care of Marmosets and Tamarins in Captivity. AZA Publications, Silver Springs, MD.

French, J. A. & Schaffner, C. M. (2000). Social modulation of reproductive behavior in monogamous primates. In Reproduction in Context, K. Wallen & J. Schneider (Eds.), pp. 325-353. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.

Ward, I. L., Bennett, A. L., Ward, O. B., Hendricks, S. E., French, J. A. (1999). Androgen threshold to activate copulation differs in male rats prenatally exposed to alcohol, stress, or both factors. Hormones and Behavior, 36, 129-140.

Shepherd, R. E. & French, J. A. (1999). Comparative analysis of sociality in lion tamarins and marmosets: responses to separation from longterm pairmates. Journal of Comparative Psychology, 113, 24-32.

Smith, T. E., McGreer-Whitworth, B., & French, J. A. (1998). Close proximity of the heterosexual partner reduces the physiological and behavioral consequences of novel-cage housing in black tufted-ear marmosets (Callithrix kuhli). Hormones and Behavior, 34, 211-222.

Jorgensen, D. D., & French, J. A. (1998). Individuality but not stability in phee calls in the marmoset (Callithrix kuhli). Ethology, 104, 729-742.

Santos , C. V., French, J. A., & Otta, E. (1997). Infant carrying behavior in callitrichid primates: Callithrix and Leontopithecus. International Journal of Primatology, 18, 889-908.

Smith, T. E., Schaffner, C. M., & French, J. A. (1997). Social modulation of reproductive function in female black tufted-ear marmosets (Callithrix kuhli). Hormones and Behavior, 31, 159-168.

Schaffner, C. M. & French, J. A. (1997). Group size and aggression: ‘Recruitment incentives’ in a cooperatively breeding primate. Animal Behaviour, 54, 171-180.

Smith, T. E. & French, J. A. (1997b). Social and reproduction conditions modulate urinary cortisol excretion in black tufted-ear marmosets (Callithrix kuhli). American Journal of Primatology, 42, 253-267.

Smith, T.E. & French, J. A. (1997a). Psychosocial stress and urinary cortisol excretion in marmoset monkeys (Callithrix kuhli). Physiology and Behavior, 62, 225-232.

Solomon, N. G., French, J. A., Eds. (1997). Cooperative Breeding in Mammals. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Solomon, N. G., French, J. A. (1997). Issues in the study of cooperative breeding in mammals. In Cooperative Breeding in Mammals, N. G. Solomon and J. A. French, Eds. pp. 1-10, New York: Cambridge University Press.

French, J. A. (1997). Regulation of singular breeding in callitrichid primates. In Cooperative Breeding in Mammals, N. G. Solomon and J. A. French, Eds. pp. 34-75, New York: Cambridge University Press.

French, J. A., Brewer, K. J., Shaffner, C. M., Schalley, J., Hightower-Merritt, D. L., Smith, T. E., & Bell, S. M. (1996). Urinary steroid and gonadotropin excretion across the reproductive cycle in female Wied’s black tufted-ear marmosets (Callithrix kuhli). American Journal of Primatology, 40, 231-245.

Ward, I. L., Ward, O.B., Mehan, D., Winn, R. J., French, J. A., Hendricks, S. E. (1996). Cumulative effects of parental exposure to alcohol and stress on ejaculatory patterns, testosterone and LH levels in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 110, 1469-1477.

Platt, M. L., Brannon, E. M., Briese, T. L., French, J. A. (1996). Species differences in memory between lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia) and marmosets (Callithrix kuhli). Animal Learning and Behavior, 24, 384-393.

French, J. A., Pissinatti, A., Coimbra-Filho, A. F. (1996). Reproduction in captive lion tamarins (Leontopithecus): Seasonality, infant survival, and sex ratios. American Journal of Primatology, 39, 17-33.

Schaffner, C. M., Shepherd, R. E. Santos, C. V., French, J. A. (1995). Development of heterosexual social relationships in wied’s black tufted-ear marmoset (Callithrix kuhli). American Journal of Primatology, 36, 185-200.

French, J. A., Schaffner, C. M., Shepherd, R. E., Miller, M. E. (1995). Familiarity with intruders modulates agonism toward outgroup conspecifics in Wied’s black tufted-ear marmoset (Callithrix kuhli). Ethology, 99, 24-38.

Schneider, J. R., Veltri, A. M., deGraw, W. A., French, J. A. (1995). Telemetered temperature monitoring in preweanling Mongolian gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus). Physiology and Behavior, 57, 199-203.

French, J. A. (1994). Alloparents in the Mongolian gerbil: impact on long-term reproductive performance of breeders and opportunities for independent reproduction. Behavioral Ecology, 5, 273-279.

French, J. A. (1994). Neoconservationism for neotropical primates: the multinational approach. American Journal of Primatology, 32, 227-230.

French, J. A. (1993). Demographic analysis of the membership of the American Society of Primatologists. American Journal of Primatology, 29, 159-166.

Benz, J. J., Leger, D. W., French, J. A. (1992). The relationship between food preference and food-elicited vocalizations in golden lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). Journal of Comparative Psychology, 106, 142-149.

French, J. A., deGraw, W. A., Hendricks, S. E., Wegner, F., & Bridson, W. E. (1992). Urinary and plasma gonadotropin concentrations in golden lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). American Journal of Primatology, 26, 53-59.

Kleiman, D., Dietz, J., Baker, A., French, J., Rambaldi, D.,Dietz, L., Montali, R. (1991). Golden Lion Tamarin Working Group summary. In U.S. Seal, J. D. Ballou, & C. V. Padua (Eds.), Leontopithecus - Population Viability Analysis. Captive Breeding Specialist Group, Apple Valley, MN.

Godfrey, R. W., Lunstra, D. D., French, J. A., Schwartz, J., Armstrong, D. L., & Simmons, L. G. (1991). Estrous synchronization in the gaur (Bos gaurus): Behavior and fertility to artificial insemination after prostaglandin treatment. Zoo Biology, 10, 35-41.

French, J. A. & Inglett, B. J. (1991). Responses to novel social stimuli in tamarins: A comparative perspective. In H. Box (Ed.) Primate responses to environmental change. London: Chapman and Hall.

Benz, J. J., French, J. A., & Leger, D. W. (1990). Sex differences in vocal structure in a callitrichid primate, (Leontopithecus rosalia). American Journal of Primatology, 21, 257-264.

Inglett, B. J., French, J. A., & Dethlefs, T. D. (1990). Contextual influences on social preference in a monogamous primate. Journal of Comparative Psychology, 104, 131-139.

French, J. A., Inglett, B. J., & Dethlefs, T. D. (1989). Reproductive status of nonbreeding group members in captive social groups of lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). American Journal of Primatology, 18, 73-86.

Salo, A. S. & French, J. A. (1989). Early experience with younger siblings, reproductive success, and the development of parental behaviour in the Mongolian gerbil. Animal Behaviour, 38, 693-702.

Molzen, E. M. & French, J. A. (1989). The problem of foraging in captive callitrichid primates: Behavioral time budgets and foraging skills. In E. Segal (Ed.), The psychological well-being of captive primates. Park Ridge, NJ: Noyes Publications.

French, J. A. & Inglett, B. J. (1989). Female-female aggression and male indifference in response to unfamiliar intruders in lion tamarins. Animal Behaviour, 37, 487-497.

Inglett, B. J., French, J. A., Simmons, L. G., & Vires, K. W. (1989). Dynamics of intra-family aggression and social reintegration in lion tamarins. Zoo Biology, 8, 67-78.

French, J. A. (1988). The status of primatology: 1984. Contemporary Psychology, 33, 597-598.

Stribley, J. A., French, J. A., & Inglett, B. J. (1987). Mating patterns in the golden lion tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia): Continuous receptivity and concealed ovulation. Folia primatologica, 43, 133-150.

French, J. A. & Stribley, J. A. (1987). Ovarian cycles are synchronized between and within social groups of lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). American Journal of Primatology, 12, 469-478.

Snowdon, C. T., French, J. A., & Cleveland, J. (1986). Ontogeny of primate vocalizations: Models from bird song and human speech. In D. Taub & F. A. King (Eds.),Current perspectives in primate social behavior, pp. 389-402. New York: van Nostrand-Reinholt.

French, J. A., Umstead, L. A., & Young, P. (l985). Selfish food sharing in golden lion tamarins. American Journal of Primatology, 8, 338 (abstract).

French, J. A. & Stribley, J. A. (1985). Patterns of urinary oestrogen excretion in female golden lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia). Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, 75, 537-546.

French, J. A. & Snowdon, C. T. (1984). Reproduction and behavior in marmosets and tamarins: An introduction. American Journal of Primatology, 6, 211-213.

French, J. A., Abbott, D. H., and Snowdon, C. T. (1984). The effect of social environment on estrogen excretion, scent marking, and sociosexual behavior in tamarins (Saguinus oedipus). American Journal of Primatology, 6, 155-167.

French, J. A. & Cleveland, J. (1984). Scent marking in tamarins (Saguinus oedipus): Sex differences and ontogeny. Animal Behaviour, 32, 615-623.

French, J. A. (1984). Lactation and fertility: An examination of nursing and interbirth intervals in tamarins (Saguinus oedipus). Folia primatologica, 40, 276-282.

Snowdon, C. T., Cleveland, J., and French, J. A. (1983). Responses to context- and individual-specific cues in cotton-top tamarin long calls. Animal Behaviour, 31, 92-101.

Snowdon, C. T. & French, J. A. (1983). Breeding endangered callitrichids in captivity. In M. deMello (Ed.), A primatologica no Brasil, (pp. 97-106). Brasilia: Universidade Federale de Brasilia Press.

French, J. A., Abbott, D. H., Scheffler, G., Robinson, J. A., & Goy, R. W. (1983). Cyclic excretion of urinary oestrogens in female tamarins (Saguinus oedipus). Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, 68, 177-184.

French, J. A. & Snowdon, C. T. (1981). Sexual dimorphism in responses to unfamiliar intruders in the tamarin, Saguinus oedipus. Animal Behaviour, 29, 822-829.

French, J. A. (1981). Individual differences in play in Macaca fuscata: The role of maternal status and proximity. International Journal of Primatology, 2, 237-246.

French, J. A. & Snowdon, C. T. (1981). Context-specific useof scent glands in the tamarin (Saguinus oedipus). In H. van der Starre (Ed.), Olfaction and taste VII. Amsterdam: Elsevier Press.

Snowdon, C. T. & French, J. A. (1980). Ontogeny does not always recapitulate phylogeny. The Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 2, 397-398.

Candland, D. K., French, J. A., & Johnson, C. N. (1978). Test of a categorized model by the genesis of object-play in Macaca fuscata. In E. O.Smith (Ed.), Social play in primates. New York: Academic Press.

 

Grants and Contracts

National Institutes of Health, Institute of Child Health and Human Development, “Parenting, Sibling Support, and Development”, $825,000, 1 July 2002 – 30 June 2007.

National Science Foundation , Integrative Biology and Neuroscience, “Socioendocrinology of Cooperative Offspring Care”, $400,000, 15 March 2001 – 14 March 2005.

National Science Foundation, Physical Anthropology, “Demographic Change and Reproductive Skew in Cooperative Breeding Primates” J. M. Dietz, University of Maryland, A. Baker, Philadelphia Zoo, and J. A. French. Cumulative aware $218,000, 15 July 2002 – 30 June 2005.

National Science Foundation , “Mammalian Sibling Rivalry”, Kay Holekamp, Michigan State University, Steve Glickman, University of California, Berkeley, and Laura Smale, Michigan State University and J. A. French). Cumulative award, $410,000, September 1999 to March 2003.

National Institute of Health , National Center for Research Resources “Baboon Model for Primate Maternal Behavior”, J. A. French, Co-PI (with Linda Brent, PI, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research). Cumulative award, $1,125,000. December 1998 – November 2002 .

National Science Foundation, “Family Stability in Cooperatively Breeding Primates”, J. A. French co-PI (with James Dietz, University of University of Maryland, College Park and Andrew Baker, Philadelphia Zoo), Total award $235,000, Jan 1998-Dec 2000.

National Science Foundation , Integrative Biology and Neuroscience, “Socioendocrinology of Cooperative Breeding”, $180,000, August 1997 - February 2001.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney Corporation, “Establishment of an Enzyme Immunoassay Laboratory”, $39,000, May 1998 –May 1999.

NEXT Nutrition , Whey Protein Extracts and Athletic Training, (subcontract to J. A. French), September 1997 to June 1998, $23,745.

National Science Foundation , EPSCoR, " Adaptation/Mechanism Interface in Behavioral Biology". $2,950,000, July 1993 to June 1998. Alan C. Kamil, Jeffrey A. French, and 5 other PIs.

National Science Foundation , Integrative Biology and Neuroscience, "Socioendocrinology of Behavior", $100,000, September 1992 to December 1994

National Science Foundation , Conservation and Restoration Biology, "Socioendocrinology of Reproductive Behavior", $50,000, August 1990 to December 1992.

National Science Foundation , "Research Enhancement for Undergraduates Supplemental Award”, $3,480, June 1991 to May 1992.

National Science Foundation , ILI Equipment Grant, "Microcomputer‑Based Experimental Psychology Laboratory", $29,000, May 1991 to May 1993.

J. M. Cattell Foundation , "Comparative Endocrinology and Behavior of Lion Tamarins", $17,000, January 1990 to December 1990.

National Institutes of Health , National Institute of Child Health and Development, "Social Regulation of Reproductive Development", $68,144, September 1987 to August 1989.

University of Nebraska Foundation , "Micro‑analytical and Immunological Assay Laboratory Equipment", $47,000, April 1987 to March 1988.

 Grants Pending

National Science Foundation , “Mechanisms of Life-History Decisions in Wild Lion Tamarins”, Collaborative project with J. M. Dietz (University of Maryland) and Anthony Di Fiori (New York University), $450,000. Currently under review.

 

Honors and Rewards

1984, Distinguished Service to the University of Nebraska, awarded by Board of Regents

1985, awarded NSF travel stipend to attend International Ethological Conference in Toulouse, France; one of 20 stipends awarded.

1986, awarded NSF travel stipend to attend International Primatological Society meeting in Gottingen, FRG; one of 17 stipends awarded.

1992-98, Named Chair, Frederick Kayser Professor of Psychology, University of Nebraska at Omaha.

1996, received Award for Distinguished Research/Creative Activity from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, one award per year.

1990-1996, Treasurer and member of Board of Directors of American Society of Primatologists.

2000-2006 President-elect, President, and Past-President of American Society of Primatologists.

2001-2007, Named Chair, D.B. and Paula Varner Professor of Psychology and Biology

 

Invited Talks at National/International Conferences and Major Invited Colloquia

French, J. A. Who’s watching the babies and why? The endocrine and behavioral dynamics of biparental care. Presented at Colloquium on Mind and Behavior, University of Chicago, April 2001.

French, J. A. Cooperation and conflict within marmoset families. Presented at the Center for Family Health, Kansas City, MO, March 2001.

French, J. A. Family structure in human and nonhuman primates. Presented at Clinical Retreat, Georgetown Family Center, Georgetown, D.C., March 2001.

French, J. A. Hormone-behavior interactions in primates. Invited keynote address at Brasilian Society of Zoology Caxambu, Brasil, August 1998.

French, J. A. Socioendocrinology of cooperative breeding in marmosets. Invited address at Society of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Atlanta GA, June 1998

French, J. A. Development, dominance and domestic life: analysis of social effects on male reproductive function in black tufted-ear marmosets. Invited address at VII Congress of the Brasilian Primatological Society, Joao Pessoa, Paraíba, Brasil, August 1997.

French, J. A. Female reproductive endocrinology in Leontopithecus. Presented at the Population and Habitat Viability Assesment Workshop, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brasil, May 1997.

French, J. A. Stress and captivity: what do we know. Invited Colloquium at College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, October 1996.

French, J. A., Smith, T. E., & Schaffner, C. M. Sources of variation in the contexts and mechanisms of reproductive suppression in callitrichid primates. Presented at International Primatological Society, Madison WI, August 1996.

French, J. A. Socioendocrine factors in reproduction: the case of cooperatively breeding mammals. Invited address at Southwest Psychological Association Meeting, San Antonio Texas, April 1995.

French, J. A. Reproduction in callitrichid primates: lessons from the lab. Presented as Keynote Address at National Conference of the American Association of Zookeepers, Omaha Nebraska, October 1994.

French, J. A. The intruder studies in captive callitrichid primates: Are they models of intergroup encounters or immigration encounters. Presented at Symposium: The Intruder Study in Primatology. XIVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Strasbourg, France, August 1992.

French, J. A. The behavioral endocrinology of captive breeding in Leontopithecus and Callithrix. Presented at Symposium: Biology and Conservation of the Primates of Brazil's Mata Atlantica. XIVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Strasbourg, France, August 1992.

French, J. A. The regulation of reproductive function in nonbreeding group members in cooperatively breeding mammals. Presented at Symposium: Cooperative Breeding in Mammals, Animal Behavior Society, Kingston, Ontario, June 1992.

French, J. A. Social behavior and reproductive biology in marmosets and tamarins. Presented at Psychology Department Colloquium, University of Kansas. Lawrence, KA, March 1992.

French, J. A. Socioendocrinology of reproduction in callitrichid primates. Presented at Behavioral Endocrinology Seminar Series, University of California, Davis. Davis, CA, February 1992.

French, J. A. Physiological and behavioral manifestations of rank and reproduction in female callitrichid primates. Presented at American Society of Primatologists, Davis, CA, July, 1990.

French, J. A. Reproduction in captive golden lion tamarins. Presented at Leontopithecus Population Viability Workshop, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil, June, 1990.

French, J. A. Social regulation of reproduction in monogamous primates. Presented at International Academy of Sex Research, Minneapolis, MN,August, 1988.

French, J. A. Female‑female reproductive competition and its manifestations in callitrichid primates. Presented at International Primatological Society, Brasilia, Brasil, July, 1988.

French, J. A. Comparative aspects of ovarian function in Callitrichidae: Leontopithecus and Saguinus. Presented at International Primatological Society, Gottingen, FRG, July 1986.

French, J. A. Encounters with unfamiliar conspecifics in the laboratory: What do species and context differences reveal about callitrichid social structure? Presented at International Primatological Society, Gottingen, FRG, July, 1986.

French, J. A. Social regulation of fertility: Causes and consequence. Paper presented at Special Invited Session on Psychobiology of Sex and Parenting, Midwest Psychological Association, Chicago, IL, May, 1986.

French, J. A. Social regulation of fertility: Causes and consequences. Presented at International Ethological Conference, Toulouse, France,August, 1985.

Snowdon, C. T. & French, J. A. Breeding endangered callitrichids in captivity. Presented at Congress of the Brasilian Society of Primatology, Belo Horizonte, Brasil, December, 1983.

Snowdon, C. T., French, J. A., & Cleveland, J. Ontogeny of primate vocalizations: Models from bird song and human speech. Presented at International Primatological Society, Atlanta, GA, August, 1982.

French, J. A. & Snowdon, C. T. Endocrine and behavioral correlates of reproductive competence in Saguinus oedipus. Presented at the International Primatological Society, Atlanta, GA, August, 1982.

French, J. A. & Candland, D. K. The genesis of object‑play in Macaca fuscata. Presented at Animal Behavior Society, University Park, PA, June, 1977.

 

Contributed Papers at National/International Conferences

Over 130 contributed presentations at conferences

 

Professional Activities

President, American Society of Primatologists, 2002-2004

Initial Review Group at National Institutes of Health (Integrative, Functional, Cognitive Neuroscience II, 2001-

Grant Review Panel for National Science Foundation, Integrative Biology and Neuroscience, 1998-2001; 2002 -

Board of Directors, Member, American Society of Primatologists, 1990-1996; 2000-2006.

Treasurer, American Society of Primatologists, 1990-1996.

Chair, Membership/Finance Committee, American Society of Primatologists, 1990-1996.

Chair, Evaluation Team for NSF Travel Grant to XIIth International Primatological Society, Brasil, 1988.

Conservation Committee, Member, American Society of Primatologists, 1984-988.

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Member, University of Nebraska, 1985-present.

Animal Welfare Committee, Chair, University of Nebraska at Omaha. 1997-present

Advisor, Neotropical Primate Taxon Advisory Group (TAG)

 

Ad Hoc Reviewer

American Journal of Primatology

American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Animal Behaviour

Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Behaviour

International Journal of Primatology

Journal of Chemical Ecology

Journal of Comparative Psychology

Physiology and Behavior

Zoo Biology

 

Grants for National Science Foundation

Animal Behavior Program

Physical Anthropology Program

Oceanography Program

Social, Economic, and Behavioral Sciences Program

Grants for NATO International Science programs

Grants for L. S. B. Leakey Foundation

 

Professional Affiliations

AAAS American Society of Primatologists

Animal Behavior Society American Zoological Association

Captive Breeding Specialist Group International Primatological Society

International Society for Behavioral Ecology Sigma Xi

Taxon Advisory Group (TAG), Neotropical Primates