Professor of Anthropology (Evolutionary Anthropology)
- Human Biology (350/550)
- Population Genetics (491/591)
- Modern Genetics and Darwinism (550)
- Research Computing in Evolutionary Anthropology (550)
- Statistical Concepts and Data Analysis (550)
- Analytical Anthropology (450)
- Interdisciplinary Biological and Biomedical Science (620)
University of California at Santa Barbara, Anthropology (Physical), BA 1976
Arizona State University, Anthropology, MA 1978
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Human Genetics, MS 1982
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Human Genetics, PhD 1984
Dissertation: Estimation of genetic variation and divergence: Application to Gainj and Kalam speakers of highland New Guinea.
Population genetics, statistical genetics, and the genetic basis of common disease.
Long JC: The genetic structure of admixed populations. Genetics, 127: 417-428, 1991.
Long JC, Williams RC, Urbanek M An E-M algorithm and testing strategy for multiple
locus haplotypes. Am J Hum Genet. 56: 799-810, 1995.
Long JC, Knowler WC, Hanson RL, Robin RW, Urbanek M, Moore E, Bennett PH,
Goldman D: Evidence for Genetic Linkage to Alcohol Dependence on Chromosomes 4
and 11 from and Autosome-wide Scan in an American Indian Population. Am J Med
Genet. (Neuropsychiatric Genetics) 81: 216-221, 1998.
Williams RC, Long JC, Hanson R, Sievers ML, Knowler WC: Individual estimates of
European genetic admixture associated with lower risks of type 2 diabetes and
quantitative predictors of hyperglycemia and obesity in Pima Indians. Am J Hum
Genet, 66: 527-538, 2000.
Long JC, Kittles RA (2003) Human genetic diversity and the non-existence of biological
races. Human Biology, 75:449-471.
Hunley KL, Long JC (2005) Gene flow across linguistic boundaries in Native North
American populations. Proc Natl Acad Sci (USA), 102:1312-1317.
Lewis, CM Jr, Long JC (2008) Native South American Genetic Structure and Prehistory
Inferred from Hierarchical Modeling of mtDNA. Mol Biol Evol 25(3): 478 – 486
Long JC, Li J, Healy ME. (2009) Human DNA sequences: more variation and less race.
Am J Phys Anthropol 139: 23-34
Weiss KM, Long JC. (2009) Non-Darwinian Estimation: My Ancestors, My Genes’
Ancestors Genome Research, 19: 703-710.
Royal CD, Novembre J, Fullerton SM, Goldstein DB, Long JC, Bamshad MJ, Clark AG.
Inferring genetic ancestry: opportunities, challenges, and implications (2010). Am J
Hum Genet. May 14;86(5):661-73.
Lisabeth LD, Morgenstern LB, Burke DT, Sun YV, Long JC. (2011) Ancestral
heterogeneity in a biethnic stroke population. Ann Hum Genet. 2011 Jul;75(4):508-15.
Long JC (2013) The AIMLESS genome. Accepted for publication (proofs available), The
Anthropology of Race: Genes, Biology, and Culture. Edited by John Hartigan. School of