Theodore G. Schurr's Publications

Schurr, Theodore G., Muhammad Tariq, and Habib Ahmad. "Genetic History of the Major Tribes of Pakistan." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 159 (2016): 285. Abstract
Gaieski, Jill B., and Theodore G. Schurr. "The St. David's Island Project: Ethnogenesis in real time." Society for Historical Archeology Conference Abstracts (2015): 87. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Human genetic diversity in a global context." In Globalization: the Crucial Phase, edited by Brian Spooner, 71-114. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Genetic history of indigenous populations of the Americas." International Society for Applied Biological Science Abstracts and Program (2015): 63. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Examining the role of climate, ecology and adaptation in models of human dispersals into the Americas." Union Internacional de Ciencias Prehistoricas y Protohistoricas (2014). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "When did we become human? Evolutionary perspectives on the emergence of the modern human brain and culture." In The Evolution of Mind, Brain and Culture, edited by Gary Hatfield and Holly Pittman, 45-90. Philadelphia: Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum Press, 2013.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Reflections on an education in biocultural anthropology at Emory Univeristy." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 150 (2013): 246.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Early human occupation during the Ice Age in the Americas: New directions and advances." Society for American Archaeology Meetings Abstracts (2013). Abstract
Huck, Maren, Eduardo Fernandez-Duque, Paul L. Babb, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Genetic monogamy and extra-pair paternity in pair-living mammals." International Ethological Conference Abstracts (2013). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., Jada P. Benn-Torres, Miguel G. Vilar, Jill B. Gaieski, and Gabriel A. Torres. "Genetic diversity in the Lesser Antilles and its implications for the settlement of the Caribbean Basin." NHLBI Mitochondrial Biology Symposium: Mitochondrial Genetics in Health and Disease Abstracts (2013). Abstract
Babb, Paul L., Eduardo Fernandez-Duque, and Theodore G. Schurr. "The enigmatic taxonomic status of Aotus among the platyrrhines: Signals from five genetic loci." Twenty-Fourth Congress of the International Primatological Society Meeting Abstracts (2012). Abstract
Lu, Yan, Chuan-Chao Wang, Zhen-Dong Qin, Bo Wen, Sara E. Farina, Li Jin, Hui Li, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Mitochondrial origin of the matrilocal Mosuo people in China." Mitochondrial DNA: The Journal of DNA Mapping, Sequencing & Analysis 23 (2012): 13-19. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., Amanda C. Owings, Jill B. Gaieski, Lydia Gau, and The Genographic Consortium. "Genetic Diversity in Wiyot Populations of Northern California." Society for California Archaeology 45th Annual Meeting Abstracts (2011). Abstract
Sen, Aslihan, Sadettin Sen, and Theodore G. Schurr. "The genetic history of the Karachays: Insights from mtDNA and Y-chromosome evidence." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144 (2011): 269. Abstract
Dulik, Matthew C., Joseph G. Lorenz, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Hasanlu IVB: An ancient DNA pilot project." In Aspects of Peoples and Crafts in Period IVB at Hasanlu, Iran, edited by Maude de Schaudensee, 195-199. Hasanlu Special Studies, Volume 4. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum Press, 2011.
Schurr, Theodore G., and Lenore Pipes. "The prehistory of Mongolian populations as revealed by studies of osteological, dental and genetic variation." In Mapping Mongolia: Situating Mongolia in the World from Geologic Time to the Present, edited by Paula L. W. Sabloff, 134-165. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Museum Press, 2011.
Kemp, Brian M., and Theodore G. Schurr. "Ancient and modern genetic variation in the Americas." In Human Variation in the Americas: The Integration of Archeology and Biological Anthropology, edited by Benjamin M. Auerbach, 12-50. Center for Archeological Investigations, Occasional Paper No. 38. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press , 2010. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Coastal waves and island hopping: A genetic view of Caribbean prehistory in the context of New World colonization." In Island Shores, Distant Pasts: Archaeological and Biological Approaches to the Pre-Columbian Settlement of the Caribbean, edited by S. M. Fitzpatrick and A. Ross, 177-198. Bioarchaeological Interpretations of the Human Past: Local, Regional, and Global Perspectives. Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, 2010.
Schurr, Theodore G., Ludmila P. Osipova, Sergey I. Zhadanov, and Matthew C. Dulik. "Genetic diversity in native Siberian populations: Implications for the prehistoric settlement of the Cis-Baikal." In Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherers of the Baikal Region, Siberia: Bioarchaeological Studies of Past Lifeways, edited by Andrzej W. Weber, Anne M. Katzenberg and Theodore G. Schurr, 121-134. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Museum Press, 2010.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Genetic Perspectives on Circumpolar Population History." Peopling of the Americas’ Workshop Abstracts (2010). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Ethnogenetic insights into Central Anatolian population history." IAUES Inter-Congress: ‘From the Crossroads of Civilizations: Understanding Cultural Diversity to Connect Societies’ Abstracts (2010). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The current status of the three-wave migration model." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 141 (2010): 112. Abstract
Gultekin, Timur, Omer Gökçümen, Yesim Dogan Alakoc, Aysim Tug, Erksin Gulec, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Genetic history of central Anatolian populations." SSHB Symposium 2009: Human Dispersals Abstracts (2009). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The peopling of the Americas as revealed by molecular genetic studies." In Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (ELS). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2009. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The Genetic Legacy of Genghis Khan." In Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire, edited by William Honeychurch, William Fitzhugh and Morris Rossabi, 276-277. Washington, DC: Dino Don, Inc., The Mongolian Preservation Foundation, Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution, 2009.
Falk, Marni J., Stephen D. Dingley, Mary A. Selak, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Functional consequences of mtDNA variation in wild C. elegans isolates." United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Abstracts (2009). Abstract
Wells, Spencer R., and Theodore G. Schurr. "Response to Decoding Implications of the Genographic Project." International Journal of Cultural Property 16 (2009): 182. Abstract
Gökçümen, Omer, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Understanding the expansion of Altaic speakers – A genetic perspective." 7th Hungarian World Congress Meeting Abstracts (2008). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The peopling of the Americas as revealed by molecular genetic studies." In Handbook of Human Molecular Evolution, edited by David N. Cooper and Hildegard Kehrer-Sawatski. London: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2008.
Pipes, Lenore, Athma A. Pai, Damian Labuda, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Population structure in Mongolia from a mitochondrial DNA perspective." American Society of Human Genetics Abstracts (2008). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Biological links between the Xiongnu and ancient Siberian populations." International Conference on Xiongnu Archaeology Conference Proceedings (2008). Abstract
Badano, Ines, Samara Rubinstein, W. Pedrozo, L. Ruiz Diaz, S. A. Tonon, Domingo Javier Liotta, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Mitochondrial DNA Study of a sample of women from Posadas (Argentina)." Latin American Biological Anthropology Association Meeting Abstracts (2008). Abstract
Pipes, Lenore, Damian Labuda, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Analysis of mtDNA variation in Mongolian populations." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 135 (2008): 172-173. Abstract
Dulik, Matthew C., Sergey I. Zhadanov, Ludmila P. Osipova, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Y-chromosome variation in Altaian ethnic groups." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 135 (2008): 92-93. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Searching for the Eurasian roots of Native American populations: Evidence from mtDNA, Y chromosome and autosomal DNA studies." 25th Center for Archaeological Investigations Visiting Scholar Conference, ‘Biological and Archeological Variation in the New World,’ Abstracts (2008). Abstract
Alakoc, Yesim Dogan, Omer Gökçümen, Aysim Tug, Timur Gultekin, Erksin Gulec, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Autosomal STR Diversity in Southeastern Ankara: Forensic and Anthropological Implications." Fifth ISABS Conference in Forensic Genetics and Molecular Anthropology Abstracts (2007). Abstract
Gökçümen, Omer, Timur Gultekin, Yesim Dogan Alakoc, Aysim Tug, Erksin Gulec, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Cultural and Genetic Diversity in Central Anatolia: A Local Perspective." Fifth ISABS Conference in Forensic Genetics and Molecular Anthropology Abstracts (2007). Abstract
Dulik, Matthew C., Omer Gökçümen, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Reliability in Phylogeographic Signals: A Case Study of an mtDNA Subhaplogroup." Fifth ISABS Conference in Forensic Genetics and Molecular Anthropology Abstracts (2007). Abstract
Gökçümen, Omer, Matthew C. Dulik, Sergey I. Zhadanov, Ludmila P. Osipova, and Theodore G. Schurr. "The Phylogeography of Haplogroup N1a." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 132 (2007): 117. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., and Omer Gökçümen. "Genetic Prehistory of Anatolia: An Anthropological Perspective." In A Stage in History: Etruscans' Symposium, edited by S. Halacoglu. Istanbul, Turkey: Turkish Historical Society, 2007.
Gökçümen, Omer, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Molecular Anthropology: Motifs in Central Asia." International Congress of Turkish-Speaking Forensic Scientists Abstracts (2007). Abstract
Dulik, Matthew C., Omer Gökçümen, Sergey I. Zhadanov, Ludmila P. Osipova, and Theodore G. Schurr. "The Phylogeography of Haplogroup D5." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 132 (2007): 102. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., and Omer Gökçümen. "The Genetic Landscape of Anatolia and its Implications for Etruscan Origins." First International Congress of Eurasian Archaeology Abstracts (2007). Abstract
Friedlaender, Francoise R., Jonathan S. Friedlaender, Jason A. Hodgson, S. McGrath, M. Stoltz, George Koki, Theodore G. Schurr, and Andrew D. Merriwether. "Mitochondrial DNA variation in northern Island Melanesia." In Genes, Language, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific, edited by Jonathan S. Friedlaender, 61-80. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.
Gökçümen, Omer, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Genetics and identity." Antropoloji (2006).
Gökçümen, Omer, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Turkification of Anatolia: Matrilineal Perspectives." Turkish American Students and Scholars Association Conference Program (2006): 32. Abstract
Gökçümen, Omer, and Theodore G. Schurr. "The Neolithization of Anatolia and the Balkans: Considerations from Molecular Anthropology." Abstracts of the 28th International Symposium of Excavations, Surveys and Archeometry, Turkey (2006). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Tracking genes through time and space: Changing perspectives on New World origins." In Paleoamerican Origins: Beyond Clovis, edited by R. Bonnichsen, B. Lepper, D. G. Steele, D. Stanford, J. A. Harris, C. N. Warren and R. Gruhn, 221-242. College Station: Center for the Study of the First Americans, Texas A & M University, 2006.
Friedlaender, Jonathan S., Fred Gentz, Francoise R. Friedlaender, Frederika Kaestle, Theodore G. Schurr, George Koki, Moses S. Schanfield, J. McDonough, L. Smith, Sal Cerchio et al. "Mitochondrial genetic diversity and its determinants in island Melanesia." In Papuan Pasts: Cultural, Linguistic and Biological Histories of Papuan-speaking Peoples, edited by A. Pawley, R. Attenborough, J. Golson and R. Hide, 693-717. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, Australian National University, 2006.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The Genographic Project and the Peopling of the Americas." Latin American Biological Anthropology Association Meeting Abstracts (2006). Abstract
Dulik, Matthew C., Sergey I. Zhadanov, Ludmila P. Osipova, and Theodore G. Schurr. "Mitochondrial DNA variation in northern Altaian ethnic groups." American Association of Physical Anthropology 129 (2006): 85. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., B. P. Donham, S. C. Morreale, C. Panter-Brick, D. L. Donham, G. J. Armelagos, and Douglas C. Wallace. "Genetic diversity in modern African populations: Its use for reconstructing ancient and modern population movements." In Biomolecular Archaeology: Genetic Approaches to Reconstructing the Past, edited by D. Reed, 169-207. Center for Archaeological Investigations Occasional Paper No. 32. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2005.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Human evolution and the media." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (2005). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "An anthropological genetic view of the peopling of the Americas." In The Settlement of the American Continents: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Human Biogeography, edited by Geoffrey A. Clark, Michael C. Barton, David R. Yesner and Georges A. Pearson, 11-27. Tucson: Arizona State University Press, 2004.
Thornton, Christopher P., and Theodore G. Schurr. "Prehistoric ‘Europeans’ in Xinjiang? A case for multiple interpretations." In The Interplay of Past Present: Papers from a Session held at the 9th Annual EAA Meeting in St. Petersburg 2003, edited by H. Bolin, 85-98. Stockholm, Sweden: Södertörn Archaeological Studies, no 1, 2004.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Genetic diversity in Siberians and Native Americans suggests an early migration to the New World." In Entering America: Northeast Asia and Beringia Before the Last Glacial Maximum, edited by D. B. Madsen, 187-238. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "A molecular anthropological view of the peopling of the Americas." In New Perspectives on the Peopling of the Americas, edited by B. Lepper, 139-147. College Station: Center for the Study of the First Americans, Texas A&M University, 2003.
Schurr, Theodore G., and Douglas C. Wallace. "Genetic prehistory of Paleoasiatic-speaking peoples of northeastern Siberia and their links to Native American populations." In Constructing Cultures Then and Now: Celebrating Franz Boas and the Jesup North Pacific Expedition, edited by L. Kendall and I. Krupnik, 239-258. Baltimore, MD: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2003.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The effects of migration and gene flow on population diversity." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (2003). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The peopling of the Americas: Demographic and evolutionary issues." Human Biology Association Meetings Abstracts (2003). Abstract
Mooder, K. P., Theodore G. Schurr, F. J. Bamforth, and V. I. Bazaliiski. "Mitochondrial DNA and archaeology: The genetic characterization of prehistoric Siberian hunter-gatherers." In Prehistoric Foragers of the Cis-Baikal, Siberia: Proceedings from the First Conference of the Baikal Archaeology Project, edited by Andrzej W. Weber and H. McKenzie, 187-196. Edmonton: Canadian Circumpolar Institute Press, 2003.
Thornton, Christopher P., and Theodore G. Schurr. "Prehistoric 'Europeans' in Xinjiang? Nationalism, Archaeology, and the Colonization of the Past." European Archaeological Association Meeting Abstracts (2003): 188-189. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Molecular genetic diversity of Siberian populations: Implications for ancient DNA studies of archaeological populations from the Cis-Baikal region." In Prehistoric Foragers of the Cis-Baikal, Siberia: Proceedings from the First Conference of the Baikal Archaeology Project, edited by Andrzej W. Weber and H. McKenzie, 155-186. Edmonton: Canadian Circumpolar Institute Press, 2003.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Exploring Kamchatka’s Indigenous Past." Expedition 44 (2002): 40-45.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Review of Genetics and the search for modern human origins by John H. Relthford." American Journal of Human Biology 14 (2002): 542-544.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Post-glacial Expansions of Beringian Populations: A Molecular Genetic Perspective." American Quaternary Association 2002 Program and Abstracts of the 17th Annual Meeting (2002): 115. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., Rohina Rubicz, and Michael H. Crawford. "Mitochondrial DNA Variation and the Origins of the Aleuts." Human Origins and Diseases, Cold Spring Harbor Meeting Abstracts (2002): 83. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Genetic diversity in modern African populations, and its use for reconstructing ancient and modern population movements." Biomolecular Archaeology: Genetic Approaches to Reconstructing the Past Conference Abstracts (2002). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Review of The Human Inheritance: Genes, Languages, and Evolution by Bryan Sykes." Journal of Anthropological Research 58 (2002): 410-412.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "500,000 Years In Siberia." Expedition 44 (2002): 45. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The Role of Mitochondrial DNA Mutations in Aging." American Journal of Human Biology 13 (2001): 83. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Genetic Diversity in Siberians and Native Americans Suggests an Early Migration to the New World." Society for American Archaeology Meetings Abstracts (2001): 335-336. Abstract
Rubicz, Rohina, Theodore G. Schurr, and Michael H. Crawford. "Mitochondrial DNA Diversity in Modern Aleut Populations." American Journal of Human Biology 13 (2001): 77. Abstract
Wallace, Douglas C., and Theodore G. Schurr. "mtDNA Diversity in Vietnamese, Malaysian and Bornean Populations." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 114 (2001): 159. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "A Molecular Genetic Perspective on the Peopling of the New World." International Research Center for Japanese Studies, International Colloquium on the First American Abstracts (2001). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "A Molecular Anthropological View of the Peopling of the New World." Institute of Japanese Studies Newsletter (2001): 11-15.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The Role of Mitochondrial DNA Mutations in Aging." Association of Anthropologists and Gerontologists Newsletter (2001): 11-12.
Wallace, Douglas C., B. P. Donham, Theodore G. Schurr, D. L. Donham, C. Panter-Brick, and Jeffrey T. Lell. "Origin of the Haplogroup M in Ethiopia." American Journal of Human Genetics 67 (2000): 1171. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Diffusion Confusion." American Scientist 88 (2000): 293-294.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The Story in the Genes." Discovering Archaeology 2 (2000): 59-60.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "mtDNA Variation in Native Americans and Siberians and its Implications for the Peopling of the New World." Gazi University Turkish Culture and Haci Bektashi Veli Foundation Center Research Bulletin 14 (2000): 261-268.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "Molecular Genetic Ties between East Asia and the New World." American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting Abstracts (2000): 41. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G.. "A Molecular Anthropological View of the Peopling of the Americas." Clovis and Beyond Meeting Abstracts (1999). Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., and Douglas C. Wallace. "mtDNA Variation in Native Americans and Siberians, and its Implications for the Peopling of the New World." In Who Were the First Americans: Proceedings of the 58th Annual Biology Colloquium, edited by R. Bonnichsen, 41-77. Corvallis, OR: Center for the study of the First Americans, 1999.
Atasoy, S., E. Abaci-Kalfoglu, Theodore G. Schurr, and Douglas C. Wallace. "mtDNA Polymorphism in Turkey." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 3 (1997): 48.
Schurr, Theodore G.. "The use of Amanita Muscaria in Shamanistic Practices by Aborginal Siberians." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (1994): 308. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., Rem I. Sukernik, Antonio Torroni, Elena B. Starikovskaya, and Douglas C. Wallace. "Mitochondrial DNA Variation of Indigenous Siberian Populations Reveals Distinct Genetic Affinities with Native Americans." AAAS Arctic Science Conference, "Scientific bridges Between North America and the Russian Far East: Past, Present and Future," Abstracts, Book 2 (1994). Abstract
Torroni, Antonio, Scott W. Ballinger, Theodore G. Schurr, and Douglas C. Wallace. "Mitochondrial DNA Variation in Amerindians." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (1991): 227. Abstract
Merriwether, Andrew D., Andrew G. Clark, Scott W. Ballinger, Theodore G. Schurr, and Douglas C. Wallace. "The Structure of Human Mitochondrial DNA Variation." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (1990): 162. Abstract
Schurr, Theodore G., Scott W. Ballinger, Antonio Torroni, and Douglas C. Wallace. "Human Mitochondrial DNA Variation in Southeast Asia." American Anthropological Association Abstracts (1990): 208. Abstract