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Robert Dudley
Professor of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley

Robert Dudley is a professor of integrative biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and a research associate at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama. His latest book is The Drunken Monkey: Why We Drink and Abuse Alcohol (University of California Press, 2014). 

Written by Robert Dudley