Angie Achorn (ANTH behavioral ecology) graduated from Rhode Island College in 2016 with a B.A. in Anthropology and a minor in Environmental Studies. She is now pursuing her Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology under the advisement of Dr. Sharon Gursky. Her current research focuses on the relationship between orangutan behavior and endoparasitism. She is also interested in orangutan vocalizations, nesting patterns, and conservation.
Angie is first author on a forthcoming TREE paper, plus she’s off to Indonesia on a Fulbright fellowship to study colorful manspreading in monkeys.