Mark Pagel

Mark Pagel
Mark Pagel
Professor of Evolutionary Biology, Reading University, UK, Fellow of the Royal Society, author Wired for Culture: Origin of the Human Social Mind

MARK PAGEL is an evolutionary biologist and head of the Evolution Laboratory at the University of Reading. He builds statistical models to examine the evolutionary processes imprinted in human behavior, from genomics to the emergence of complex systems to culture. He is also a fellow of the Royal Society. 

Pagel is the author of Wired for Culture: The Natural History of Human Cooperation.