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Kristin Snopkowski

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Kristin R. Snopkowski
Associate Professor
Phone: (208) 426-3055

E-mail: kristinsnopkowski@boisestate.edu

Office: Hemingway Building, Room 114
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EDUCATION

Ph.D., Anthropology, University of New Mexico
M.S., Anthropology, University of New Mexico
B.S., Computer Science, Cornell University

BIOGRAPHY

Kristin Snopkowski is an evolutionary anthropologist and human behavioral ecologist. Her research focuses on the ways that evolutionary and ecological forces shape modern human variation, with a particular focus on reproductive decision-making, intergenerational and sexual cooperation and conflict, mental-health, menopause, and hormonal correlates.

She (along with Dr. Kathryn Demps) runs the Behavioral Endocrinology laboratory to examine the interrelation of hormones and behavior.

Kristin is the Program Coordinator for the Data Science for Liberal Arts certificate and minor.

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS

Human behavioral ecology, evolutionary demography, fertility transition, life history theory, kinship, behavioral endocrinology

LAB GROUP:

Evolutionary Perspectives on Parenting, Reproduction, and Mating Strategies

COURSES TAUGHT:

-Biological Anthropology
-Human Behavioral Ecology
-Human Evolutionary History and Development
-Principles of Data Science
-Statistical Methods in Anthropology
-Statistical Modeling in R
-Senior Practicum-Portfolio
-Kinship and Social Organization