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Anthropologisches Institut und Museum Universität Zürich

Address Anthropologisches Institut und Museum Universität Zürich
Winterthurerstrasse 190
8057
CH-Zürich
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Projects

Responsible applicant Institution of higher education Start End date Funding scheme

The Dmanisi Project: promoting new excavations, new analyses, and new scientific career models
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2014 31.03.2017 SCOPES

Did cooperative breeding shape our minds? Comparative tests with nonhuman primates
Burkart Judith University of Zurich - ZH 01.06.2010 30.11.2013 Project funding (Div. I-III)

What can birds teach us about language evolution?
Griesser Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2018 30.04.2018 Project funding (Div. I-III)

All together now- Cooperation beyond the dyad. A comparative perspective on the evolution of human hyper-cooperation
Burkart Judith University of Zurich - ZH 01.10.2017 31.03.2022 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Explaining Variability in Orangutan Social Organization: Forced Matings and Arrested Development
Dunkel Lynda University of Zurich - ZH 01.02.2011 31.01.2012 Marie Heim-Voegtlin grants

Male career moves - the genomics of cooperative behaviour and alliance formation in male bottlenose dolphins
Krützen Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.05.2014 30.04.2017 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Evolution of cranial ontogeny in hominoid primates
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.07.2002 31.08.2005 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Motherhood in human and nonhuman primates: Social and biological determinants (Symposium)
Pryce Christopher University of Zurich - ZH 01.09.1994 28.02.1995 Scientific Conferences

Male infant care and male mating strategies in smalll New World monkeys. Primate models for human evolution
Anzenberger Gustl University of Zurich - ZH 01.01.2007 30.09.2009 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Populationsgenetik und Sozialorganisation einer frei lebenden Mantelpaviangruppe
Biegert Josef University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.1977 31.03.1981 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Trends in primatology: Hans Kummer symposium
Anzenberger Gustl University of Zurich - ZH 01.02.2006 31.07.2006 Scientific Conferences

Hominoid endocranial and brain morphology in evolutionary and developmental context
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.09.2011 30.04.2015 Project funding (Div. I-III)

The fall and rise of cooperative breeding and family living in birds
Griesser Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.03.2014 28.02.2015 SNSF Professorships

From Sharing Food To Sharing Information: Information donation, coordination, and the evolution of human language
Burkart Judith University of Zurich - ZH 01.01.2014 31.05.2017 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Brain Size evolution in mammals and birds
Isler Karin University of Zurich - ZH 01.02.2007 31.01.2008 Marie Heim-Voegtlin grants

Variation in size and complexity of cultural repertoires in chimpanzees: an experimental approach
van Schaik Carel University of Zurich - ZH 01.05.2006 31.10.2009 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Dietary preferences of conodonts and implications for recovery from end-Permian mass extinction: morphological and geochemical proxies
Goudemand Nicolas Institution abroad - IACH 01.06.2013 31.05.2014 Fellowships for advanced researchers

Immunogenetic, endocrinological and ethological aspects of reproductive behaviour in small new world monkeys
Anzenberger Gustl University of Zurich - ZH 01.12.1997 31.05.2001 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Nuclear and mitochondrial DNA analysis of Barbary macaques: a model case for conservation biology
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.1996 31.03.2002 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Genetics of Endangered Primate Species
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.02.1993 31.03.1996 Swiss Priority Programmes (SPPs)

Testing the cultural intelligence hypothesis
van Schaik Carel University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2015 31.03.2018 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Paternity in primates: tests and theories
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.09.1991 29.02.1992 Scientific Conferences

Analysing Asian elephant movements for effective elephant conservation and human-elephant conflict mitigation
Pastorini Jennifer University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2012 30.06.2012 International short research visits

How much culture is there in nature? Explaining geographic variation in orang-utan behaviour
Krützen Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.07.2007 30.06.2011 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Digital documentation and comparative analysis of new finds from the site of Dmanisi, Georgia
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.01.2010 30.09.2013 SCOPES

What makes orangutans intelligent? Testing the cultural intelligence hypothesis.
van Schaik Carel University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2012 31.03.2015 Project funding (Div. I-III)

MorphoTools: an application framework for interactive morphometric analysis
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.10.2003 30.09.2005 Project funding (Div. I-III)

MorphoTools: An Application Framework for Interactive Morphometric Analysis
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.10.2005 30.09.2006 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Energetics aspects of brain size evolution: Cognitive vs. physiological strategies for survival
Isler Karin University of Zurich - ZH 01.08.2013 31.07.2016 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Reproductive Behaviour and Endocrinology of Goeldi's Monkey (Callimico goeldii) in an Evolutionary Context
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.07.1990 31.12.1996 Project funding (Div. I-III)

The expensive brain: comparative analyses in relative brain size
Isler Karin University of Zurich - ZH 01.02.2008 31.01.2011 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Computer-assisted reconstruction and 3-dimensional morphometric comparisons of the skeleton of hominoid primates
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.06.1995 31.05.2001 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Ageing gracefully or joining ‘Club 27’: how reproduction and social factors affect biological age in bottlenose dolphins
Gerber Livia Institution abroad - IACH 01.02.2021 31.01.2023 Early Postdoc.Mobility

Computer-assisted reconstruction and morphometry of hominid fossils
Martin Robert Denis University of Zurich - ZH 01.06.1992 31.05.1995 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Acts of Assistance: Solving the riddle of stable cooperation among non-relatives in nonhuman primates
van Schaik Carel University of Zurich - ZH 01.05.2021 30.04.2025 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Orang-utan genomics in an evolutionary and conservation context
Krützen Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.01.2019 31.12.2022 Project funding (Div. I-III)

The palaeoecology of the South African australopithecines
Schmid Peter University of Zurich - ZH 01.10.1995 30.09.1998 Project funding (Div. I-III)

From genes to behaviour and culture: estimating the adaptive potential of a large marine vertebrate to rapidly changing environments
Krützen Michael University of Zurich - ZH 01.04.2022 31.03.2026 Project funding (Div. I-III)

Chance and necessity in modern human dental variation
Zollikofer Christoph University of Zurich - ZH 01.01.2017 31.12.2021 Interdisciplinary projects

Building Indonesia's Research Capacity for Orangutan Conservation Biology
van Schaik Carel University of Zurich - ZH 01.09.2010 30.06.2014 Resource not found: 'bd31932a-e257-46d9-9dba-079f6f2c77c6'

Social learning rules and their adaptive function in wild vervet monkeys
van de Waal Erica University of Zurich - ZH 01.05.2015 31.05.2017 Project funding (Div. I-III)
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