University of Leicester

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed October 10, 2012

Dr. Norman Housley, University of Leicester – Richard III

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Norman Housley of the University of Leicester explains what a recent archaeological discovery could mean for our understanding of one of England’s most maligned monarchs.

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Academic Minute
2:00 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Dr. Andrew Colman, University of Leicester – Natural Selection and Cooperation

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Andrew Colman of the University of Leicester explains why natural selection seems to favor cooperation among individuals.

Andrew Colman is a professor of psychology at the University of Leicester where his research interests include game theory, cooperative reasoning, and the evolution of cooperation. Colman’s work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and in 2009 he published A Dictionary of Psychology. He holds a Ph.D. from Rhodes University.

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