Volker Sommer

Volker Sommer is Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology at University College London. He has conducted long-term field research on the ecology and social behaviour of monkeys and apes in India, Thailand, Nigeria. He is expert adviser to the "International Union for Conservation of Nature" (IUCN) for both the "Section on Great Apes" and the "Section on Small Apes". He is a scientific board member of the "Giordano-Bruno-Foundation", a German-based think-tank that promotes the radical Darwinian concept of "evolutionary humanism".