Curriculum Vitae

  • Professor, Anthropology Department, University of Utah



  • Cashdan, E (2014). Biogeography of human infectious diseases: a global historical analysis. PLoS ONE 9(10): e106752. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106752. Published, 10/2014.
  • Vashro, L., & Cashdan, E. (2014), Spatial cognition, mobility, and reproductive success in northwestern Namibia, Evolution and Human Behavior, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016 /j.evolhumbehav.2014.09.009 
    . Published, 10/2014.
  • E. Cashdan, What is a Human Universal? Human Behavioral Ecology and Human Nature. in  Arguing About Human Nature, S. M. Downes and E. Machery, eds. Routledge Press. Published, 03/2013.
  • E. Cashdan and M. Steele, Pathogen prevalence, group bias, and collectivism in the standard cross-cultural sample.  Human Nature 24(1). Published, 01/2013.
  • E. Cashdan,F. Marlowe, A.Crittenden, C, Porter, B. Wood.  Sex differences in spatial cognition among Hadza Foragers.   Evolution and Human Behavior. 33(1):274-84. Published, 07/2012.
  • E. Cashdan and S. Downes, eds.  Evolution of Human Aggression.   (special issue)  Human Nature 23(1).   2012 


    . Published, 03/2012.
  • E. Cashdan and S. Downes.  Evolutionary perspectives on human aggression: Introduction to the special issue.   Human Nature 23:1-4. Published, 03/2012.
  • E. Cashdan.  In-group loyalty or out-group avoidance? Isolating the links between pathogens and in-group assortative sociality. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35:82  (invited comment). Published, 01/2012.
  • E. Cashdan. Sex Differences in Aggression: What Does Evolutionary Theory Predict? Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 32:273-74 (invited commentary). Published, 10/2009.
  • E. Cashdan.  Waist-to-Hip Ratio Across Cultures: Trade-o ffs between Androgen- and Estrogen-Dependent Traits.  Current Anthropology 49(6):1099-1107. Published, 12/2008.