Eric J. Sargis
Professor of Anthropology
Eric J. Sargis (Ph.D., City University of New York [CUNY], 2000) is a Professor of Anthropology and Curator of Mammalogy at the Peabody Museum of Natural History.
His interests include the origin and early evolution of primates, and the functional morphology and systematics of treeshrews (Scandentia), plesiadapiforms (Primates), and Old World monkeys (Primates, Cercopithecidae). He recently published an edited book, Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay. He has conducted fieldwork in Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Madagascar, Ethiopia, Alaska, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Florida. He is also the Book Review Editor for the Journal of Mammalian Evolution.