Ladder Rank Faculty

Vicky M. Oelze
  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Anthropology Department
  • Phone
    831-459-2365
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Social Sciences 1, room 308
    • lab room 431
  • Office Hours Fall 2018: Wednesday, 1-3pm, and by request when door is open
  • Mail Stop Social Sciences 1 Faculty Services
  • Courses Taught ANTH 106- Primate Behavior & Ecology, ANTH 103B - Forensic Anthropology & Bioarchaeology, ANTH 110F - Evolution of Human Diet, ANTH 294R - Advanced readings in BioAnthropology, ANTH 190X - Stable Isotope Ecology

Research Interests

Diet and ecology of extant great apes, prehistoric humans and fossil hominins; reconstruction of habitat use and mobility in apes and prehistoric humans; isotope (carbon, nitrogen, sulphur, strontium, oxygen) trace-element biochemistry, chimpanzee tool use and termite-predation defense strategies