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Jamie Lawson
Works at Durham University
Attended University of St Andrews
Lived in London, UK
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An experiment on online dating is up and running. Click below to participate: 

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A funny rumination on the possibility of human uniqueness.
When I saw this tweet by Ed Yong, I had to smile: https://twitter.com/edyong209/statuses/152523249140506624 ... because it reminded me of a quote I love from Daniel Gilbert's awesome book Stu......
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I have already failed at "dying before being humiliated by a monkey"...
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Gonna be on the radio tomorrow morning at 11. BBC radio Newcastle, for those in the region...
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Can somebody please point me towards some sort of explanation for how something like this might evolve... it has melted my head... BEHOLD THE LEOPARD SLUG: The World's Most Terrifying Penises : The Leopard Slug
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Oh my!

If nothing else this is surely the antithesis to the proposition for "intelligent design"...
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I... don't care what's hot on Google+... can I turn that off please?
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I have often wondered if my training in anthropology and ev psych have impacted on my personal life. Some really nice pieces by eminent psychologists on the topic via the BPS Research Digest:
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Ooh. Shiny.
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Quite so.
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Anyone fancy taking part in a vaguely Valentine's themed experiment? Click here: http://exceptionalprimate.net/post/17211333022/valentines-themed-experiment
Valentine's Themed Experiment! !!New experiment launched!! Tall, 32 year old Evolutionary Anthropologist looking for large numbers of people to take part in an online investigation into the content of...
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Jam I gave up I'm afraid as it's sooooo long - any way you can make it shorter?
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All Hail Scientor!
Prior Destinations. Archives... January 2012 (2), December 2011 (17), November 2011 (19), October 2011 (13), September 2011 (10), August 2011 (8), July 2011 (5), June 2011 (5), May 2011 (4), April 201...
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I have used both of those in lectures! Yeah, the audience always seem totally mystified. I think the first years are too distracted by the swear in the first one to realise it is telling them anything.
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Daffy duck, making an extremely valid point about the nature of love...

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For any Watchmen fan who misted up at Dr Manhattan's "against unfathomable odds" speech... or just for anyone who thinks things with a probability that approach zero are awesome...
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Teach Biological Anthropology to those as care to learn.
Employment
  • Durham University
    Teaching Fellow in Biological Anthropology, 2009 - present
  • Royal Holloway, University of London
    Teaching Associate in Psychology, 2008 - 2009
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London, UK - Durham, UK - St Andrews, Scotland
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Evolutionary anthropologist making a go of it in the big wide world.
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Have a PhD in human mating strategy. Pretty much makes me Dr Love.
Education
  • University of St Andrews
    PhD Psychology, 2004 - 2007
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