Marc Kissel

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2014–17)

Marc Kissel


Ph.D., M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A., New York University


Marc Kissel’s research focuses on the biological and social origins of humans. He is interested in human evolution and in applying mathematical models, genetic data, and anthropology to questions about our evolutionary history. He contributed to the Evolution of Wisdom and Human Distinctiveness projects. He has also engaged in archaeological work in France, Spain, and Germany.

Selected Publications


Evolution of Wisdom Human Distinctiveness Humility, Wisdom, and Grace in Deep Time

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