|Title:||Senior Research Analyst|
2011 Ph.D. Evolutionary Ecology, Department of Anthropology,
2003 M.S. Evolutionary Ecology, Department of Anthropology,
1996 B.A. Anthropology,
Currently held professional positions
Senior Research Analyst, Institutional Research & Information, Utah Valley University
Vertebrate Zoology Collections Manager, Natural History Museum of Utah
Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Department of Anthropology, University of Utah
Online Instructor/Lecturer, Program of Anthropology, Eastern Oregon University
Selected peer-reviewed publications
Robson, SL and KR Smith (2012) Parity progression ratios confirm higher lifetime fertility in women who bear twins. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B
Robson, SL and KR Smith (2011) Twinning in humans: maternal heterogeneity in reproduction and survival. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B
Rickart E, RJ Rowe, SL Robson, LF Alexander and DR Rogers (2011) The shrews of the Ruby Mountains, Northeastern Nevada. Southwestern Naturalist 56(1):95-102.
Hawkes, K, KR Smith and SL Robson (2009) Mortality and fertility rates in humans and chimpanzees: How within-species variation complicates cross-species comparisons. American Journal of Human Biology 21(4):578-586.
Rickart, EA, SL Robson and L Haney (2008) Mammals of
Robson, SL and BA Wood (2008). Hominin life history: Reconstruction and evolution. Journal of Anatomy 212:394-425.
Jones, KP, LC Walker, D Anderson, A Lacreuse, SL Robson, and K Hawkes (2007) Depletion of ovarian follicles with age in chimpanzees: Similarities to humans. Biology of Reproduction 77:247-251.
Robson, SL, C van Schaik, K Hawkes (2006) The derived features of human life history. In: The Evolution of Human Life History. R.L. Paine and K. Hawkes, eds.
Professional conference presentations (most recent 5)
2012 ' Evaluating the participation and completion of undergraduate students in STEM fields'. Poster co-presented at the Association of Institutional Research annual forum, New Orleans LA.
2011 'A comparison of enrollment projection models'. Poster co-presented at the Association of Institutional Research annual forum, Toronto Canada.
2010 â€˜A retrospective profile of graduates to enhance student success strategiesâ€™. Podium paper co-presented at the Association of Institution Research annual forum, Chicago IL.
2010 â€˜Twinning in humans as a measure of maternal heterogeneityâ€™. Poster co-presented at the American Association of Physical Anthropologists annual meeting, Albuquerque NM.
2009 â€˜Age at sexual maturity in humans: implications for life history analysisâ€™. Podium paper co-presented at the American Association of Physical Anthropologists annual meeting Chicago IL.