SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

​Zipple MN, Altmann J, Campos FA, Cords M, Fedigan LM, Lawler RR, Lonsdorf EV, Perry S, Pusey AE, Stoinski TS, Strier KB, Alberts SC. Beyond orphaned infants: Novel effects of maternal death in wild primates (2021) Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA.  

Guevara EE, Lawler RR, Staes N, White CM, Sherwood CC, Ely JJ, Hopkins WD, Bradley BJ (2020) Age-associated epigenetic changes in chimpanzees and humans. Invited paper, special issue on primate aging. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B  

Lawler RR (2018) Emerging and enduring issues in primate conservation genetics. Annual Reviews of Anthropology. 47: 395-415.

Guevara EG, Lawler RR (2018) Epigenetic Clocks.  Evolutionary Anthropology.

Lawler RR (2018) Population dynamics in Primates. The International Encyclopedia of Biological Anthropology. W. Trevathan (ed.). John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Lawler RR (2017) Genetic distance.  Encyclopedia of Primatology.  A. Fuentes et al. (eds.). New York, Wiley Blackwell Press. 

Lawler RR (2017) Genetic drift.  Encyclopedia of Primatology. A. Fuentes et al. (eds.). New York, Wiley Blackwell Press.

Jacobs RL, MacFie TS, Spriggs A, Baden AL, Morelli TL, Irwin MT, Lawler RR, Kappeler PM, Wright PC, Louis Jr. EE, Mundy NI, Bradley BJ. (2017). Novel and highly polymorphic vision in the diurnal, largest-bodied lemurs.  Biology Letters 13: 20170050

Bradley BJ, Snodon CT, McGrew WC, Lawler RR, McIntosh A, O’Connor T (2016) Non-human primates avoid the detrimental effects of prenatal androgen exposure in mixed-sex litters.  American Journal of Primatology. 78: 1304-1315.

Parga JA, Sauther ML, Cuozzo FP, Ibrahim Antho Youssouf Jacky, Lawler RR, Sussman RW, Gould L, Pastorini J. (2016) Paternity in wild ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta): Implications for male mating strategies.  American Journal of Primatology. 78: 1316-1325

DiFiore T, Lawler RR, Gagneaux P (2011) Molecular primatology. In: CJ Campbell, A Fuentes, KC MacKinnon, M Panger, SK Bearder (eds.) Primates in Perspective (2/e) Oxford, Oxford University Press. pp 390-416.

Wunderlich RE, Lawler RR, Williams AE (2011) Field and experimental approaches to the study of locomotor ontogeny in Propithecus verreauxi. In: D’Aout, K. and Vereecke, E.E. (eds) Studying Primate Locomotion: Linking in situ and ex situ Research. New York, Springer Verlag.

Lawler RR (2011) Demographic concepts and research pertaining to the study of wild primate populations.  Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 54: 63-85.

Bradley BJ, Lawler RR (2011) Linking genotypes, phenotypes and fitness in wild primate populations.  Evolutionary Anthropology 20: 104-119

Lawler RR (2011) Feeding competition, cooperation, and the causes of primate sociality: A commentary on Sussman et al.  American Journal of Primatology 73: 84-90

Lawler RR, Blomquist GE (2010) Multivariate selection theory in primatology: An introduction to the concepts and literature.  The Open Anthropology Journal. 3: 206-229

Lawler RR, (2009) Monogamy, monomorphism, and mechanisms of sexual dimorphism.  Journal of Human Evolution 57: 321-325. 

Lawler RR, Richard AF, Dewar RE, Schwartz M, Ratsirarson J, Caswell H. (2009) Demography of Verreaux's sifaka in a stochastic rainfall environment. Oecologia 161: 491-504.
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