Kathryn B. H. Clancy Ph.D

 Kathryn Clancy

Contact Information

Department of Anthropology
607 S Mathews Ave.
M/C 148
Urbana, IL 61801

Office Hours

  • T 1:00-4:00
Associate Professor
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  • 2001, BA cum laude, Harvard University, Biological Anthropology and Women's Studies
  • 2007, PhD, Yale University, Anthropology


  • 01/2009 Illinois Campus Research Board


  • ANTH 143: Biological bases of human behavior (Fall)
  • ANTH 240: Biological anthropology (Spring 2009)
  • ANTH 499KC: The evolutionary biology of women (Spring 2009)
  • ANTH 249: Evolution and human disease (Spring 2010)
  • ANTH 4xx: Behavioral endocrinology (Spring 2010)

Works in Progress

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Clancy, Kathryn Bridges Harley The role of the endometrium in women's reproductive ecology and life history Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 52 2009, p. 137-154.
Clancy, Kathryn Bridges Harley, Peter T. Ellison, Grazyna Jasienska, and Richard G. Bribiescas Endometrial thickness is not independent of luteal phase day in a rural Polish population Anthropological Science 117 3 2009, p. 157-163.
Clancy, Kathryn Bridges Harley Unexpected luteal endometrial decline in a healthy rural Polish population European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 134 1 2007, p. 133-134.
Clancy, Kathryn Bridges Harley, Ilona Nenko, and Grazyna Jasienska Menstruation does not cause anemia: endometrial thickness correlates positively with erythrocyte count and hemoglobin in premenopausal women American Journal of Human Biology 18 5 2006, p. 710-713.

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