NYCEP Alumnus Profile

Jason Hodgson

Lecturer Imperial College London


B.S. 2002, Rutgers University M.Phil. 2003, University of Cambridge (UK)





2010.  Hodgson JA & Disotell TR.  Anthropological Genetics: Inferring the History of Our Species Through the Analysis of DNA.  Evolution: Education and Outreach 3: 387-98.

2010.  Hodgson JA, Bergey CM & Disotell TR.  Neandertal Genome: The Ins and Outs of African Genetic Diversity.  Current Biology 20(12): R517-9.

2009.  Hodgson JA, Sterner KN, Matthews LJ, Burell AS, Jani RA, Raaum RL, Stewart CB & Disotell TR.  Successive radiations, not stasis, in the South American primate fauna.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.  106(14): 5534-9.

2008. Hodgson, J.A. and Disotell, T.R. No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity. Genome Biology 9: 206

2008. Friedlaender, J.S., Friedlaender, F.R., Reed, F.A., Kidd, K.K., Kidd, J.R., Chambers, G.K., Lea, R.A., Loo, J.H., Koki, G., Hodgson, J.A., Merriwether, D.A., and Weber, J.L. The Genetic Structure of Pacific Islanders. PLoS Genetics 4(1): e19

2007. Friedlaender, J. S., Friedlaender, F. R., Hodgson, J. A. , Stoltz, M, Koki, G., Horvat, G., Zhadanov, S., Schurr, T. G. & Merriwether, D. A. Melanesian mtDNA Complexity. PLoS ONE 2: e248.

2007. Friedlaender, J.S., Friedlaender, F.R, Hodgson, J.A., McGrath, S., Stoltz, M., Koki, G., Schurr, T.G. & Merriwether, D.A. Mitochondrial DNA Variation in Northern Island Melanesia. In J.S. Friedlaender (ed). Population Genetics, Linguistics, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific: A Synthesis. Oxford University Press.

2005. Merriwether, D.A., Hodgson, J.A., Friedlaender, F.R., Allaby, R., Cerchio, S., Koki, G. & Friedlaender, J.S. Ancient mitochondrial M haplogroups identified in the Southwest Pacific. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 13034-39.