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Eric Trexler

Postdoctoral Associate
Evolutionary Anthropology


Eric Trexler is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Duke University Department of Evolutionary Anthropology. His research explores health and wellness from a holistic perspective, with a particular emphasis on the interrelated effects of physical activity, nutrition, metabolism, and stress. In conjunction with the Religion and Social Change Laboratory, Eric facilitates the PASTOR HEALTH study, which assesses a wide range of physical health metrics among members of the clergy as they transition from seminary to ministry.

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