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Nicole Creanza

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

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Snyder KT, Creanza N. (2019). Polygyny is linked to accelerated birdsong evolution but not to larger song repertoires. Nature communications, 10(1)

Greenbaum G, Fogarty L, Colleran H, Berger-Tal O, Kolodny O, Creanza N. (2019). Are both necessity and opportunity the mothers of innovations?. The Behavioral and brain sciences, (42)

Surowiec A, Snyder KT, Creanza N. (2019). A worldwide view of matriliny: using cross-cultural analyses to shed light on human kinship systems. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 374(1780)

Carja O, Creanza N. (2019). The evolutionary advantage of cultural memory on heterogeneous contact networks. Theoretical population biology, (129)

Robinson CM, Snyder KT, Creanza N. (2019). Correlated evolution between repertoire size and song plasticity predicts that sexual selection on song promotes open-ended learning. eLife, (8)

Fogarty L, Creanza N, Feldman MW. (2019). The life history of learning: Demographic structure changes cultural outcomes. PLoS computational biology, 15(4)

Snyder KT, Creanza N. (2019). Food-seeking behavior has complex evolutionary pressures in songbirds: Linking parental foraging to offspring sexual selection. The Behavioral and brain sciences, (42)

Altenberg L, Creanza N, Fogarty L, Hadany L, Kolodny O, Laland KN, Lehmann L, Otto SP, Rosenberg NA, Van Cleve J, Wakeley J. (2019). Some topics in theoretical population genetics: Editorial commentaries on a selection of Marc Feldman's TPB papers. Theoretical population biology, (129)

Sherriah AC, Devonish H, Thomas EAC, Creanza N. (2018). Using features of a Creole language to reconstruct population history and cultural evolution: tracing the English origins of Sranan. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 373(1743)

Kolodny O, Feldman MW, Creanza N. (2018). Integrative studies of cultural evolution: crossing disciplinary boundaries to produce new insights. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 373(1743)

Creanza N. (2018). Predicting societal-level cultural change. Nature human behaviour, 2(8)

Fogarty L, Creanza N. (2017). The niche construction of cultural complexity: interactions between innovations, population size and the environment. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 372(1735)

Creanza N, Kolodny O, Feldman MW. (2017). Cultural evolutionary theory: How culture evolves and why it matters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(30)

Rathmann H, Reyes-Centeno H, Ghirotto S, Creanza N, Hanihara T, Harvati K. (2017). Reconstructing human population history from dental phenotypes. Scientific reports, 7(1)

Creanza N, Kolodny O, Feldman MW. (2017). Greater than the sum of its parts? Modelling population contact and interaction of cultural repertoires. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, 14(130)

Creanza N, Feldman MW. (2016). Worldwide genetic and cultural change in human evolution. Current opinion in genetics & development, (41)

Kolodny O, Creanza N, Feldman MW. (2016). Game-Changing Innovations: How Culture Can Change the Parameters of Its Own Evolution and Induce Abrupt Cultural Shifts. PLoS computational biology, 12(12)