Demps, Kathryn

Affiliated Faculty, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology

Professional Preparation

2012, Ph.D. University of California, Davis, Anthropology
2006, M.A. University of California, Davis, Anthropology
2005, B.Sc. University of California, Los Angeles, Anthropology


Cultural evolution, behavioral and evolutionary ecology, small-scale societies (India, Micronesia, Bolivia), transmission of local knowledge


Introduction to Physical Anthropology, Biological Anthropology, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, Evolution and Human Behavior, Kinship and Social Organization, Behavior and Evolutionary Biology of the Human, Lifecycle, Evolution of Human Nature, Research Designs in Anthropology, Environmental Anthropology, Adaptation and Human Behavior, Quantitative Field Methods

Contact Information

Kathryn Demps

Hemingway Building 115
(208) 426-4690