Richard Sosis, PhD

James Barnett Professor of Humanistic Anthropology (PI)

Department of Anthropology

Research Interests

My research is focused on the evolution of religion with particular interests in life history theory and reproductive decision making. As an inCHIP Affiliate, I will be working on a project that examines women’s fertility and child health outcomes in religious communities.


PhD, University of New Mexico, 1997

Recent/Selected Publications


Contact Information
Phone(860) 486-0071
Mailing Address354 Mansfield Rd
Unit 1176
Storrs, CT, 06278