Courses

16:070:558 Evolution of the Hominidae

3 credits
Course Description: The fossil Old World higher primates; the Miocene fossil apes; problems of when, where, and why hominids first appeared; the australopithecines of Plio/Pleistocene Africa; early genus Homo; Homo erectus; Neanderthals; the appearance of anatomically modern human; Paleolithic cultures.

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Contacts

Departmental Chair
Craig S. Feibel

Graduate Director
Erin Vogel
erin.vogel@rutgers.edu
Spring 2020 office hours:
Monday 2-3 or by appointment

Graduate Assistant
Safiena Salaman
bss136@anthropology.rutgers.edu