Stephanie Fox Awarded the UNM Anthropology Dissertation Fellowship for 2022-2023

Departmental News

Posted:  Apr 26, 2022 - 02:00pm

Stephanie Fox, doctoral candidate in Evolutionary Anthropology, has been awarded the UNM Anthropology Dissertation Fellowship for 2022-2023. The fellowship is awarded each year to a graduate student who has completed their research and is in the writing phase of their dissertation. It prioritizes projects that reflect interdisciplinary approaches in anthropology and/or are oriented toward policy implications of anthropological research.  Stephanie's dissertation research investigates the social and ecological factors that shape female-female relationships in chimpanzees and examines whether positive social relationships support cooperation in females.