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Franz de Waal

Frans B. M. de Waal

C. H. Candler Professor of Primate Behavior

399 Psychology Building
36 Eagle Row
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 404-727-7898
Fax: 404-727-0372

Dr. de Waal received his Ph.D. in Biology and Zoology from Utrecht University, the Netherlands, in 1977. He completed his postdoctoral study of chimpanzees while associated with Utrecht University, in 1981, and moved the same year to the USA. He has been a National Academy of Sciences member since 2004, and a Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences member since 1993. Time featured him in 2007 as one of the World's One Hundred Most Influential People. He is also the Director of Living Links at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center.

Curriculum Vitae
Courses Currently Taught
  • PSYC 552: NAB Proseminar: Animal Behavior and Evolution
  • PSYC 325 (BIOL 325): Primate Social Psychology
Other Affiliations
The Bonobo and the Atheist: In Search of Humanism among the Primates
  • Norton, New York, 2013


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