Universiy of St. Andrews http://wamc.org en Dr. Erica van de Waal, University of St. Andrews – Social Learning in Primates http://wamc.org/post/dr-erica-van-de-waal-university-st-andrews-social-learning-primates <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Erica van de Waal of the University of St. Andrews reveals the important role mothers play in learning among groups of vervet monkeys.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Erica van de Waal is a research fellow in the school of psychology and neuroscience at the University of St. Andrews. She conducts field research focused on examining <a href="http://www2.unine.ch/ethol/page-5894.html">learning among groups of wild vervet monkeys</a>. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Neuchâtel in Switzerland.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 51120 at http://wamc.org Dr. Erica van de Waal, University of St. Andrews – Social Learning in Primates