Current Visitor

Erica A. Cartmill

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Anthropology and Psychology

Home Institution

University of California, Los Angeles

Erica A. Cartmill studies communication and social cognition in children and great apes. At IAS, Cartmill will be tackling two projects. The first will integrate psychological and anthropological perspectives on parenting to critique “language gap” interventions. The second project will explore humor and play in great apes through a series of experiments.

Dates at IAS

Visitor
School of Social Science
current

Degrees

University of St Andrews
Ph.D.
2009
Swarthmore College
B.A.
2003

Appointments

UCLA
Associate Professor of Anthropology
UCLA
Assistant Professor of Anthropology