Jonathan Karpf

Jonathan Emeritus Lecturer
Ph.D. ABD UC Berkeley, 1980

Human genetics and evolution, primatology, molecular systematics, biomedical anthropology, human sexuality, Mesoamerican prehistory, alcoholism

Clark Hall 469

Jonathan Karpf offers courses in physical anthropology, human and non-human primate behavior and evolution, human heredity, new and old world archaeology, and human sexuality. His research interests include human evolution, the biological basis of behavior, non-human primate behavior and ecology, and the use of forensic anthropology to promote human rights, especially in Guatemala. He also teaches an innovative new, hands-on course in the Archaeology of Metals (ANTH 187).