Kaeli Swift

Animal behaviorist
Kaeli Swift wants to know everything about crows, including what they can teach us about the evolution of cognition and social behaviors.

Why you should listen

Kaeli Swift researches what crows do around unfamiliar dead crows, and how this compares to the behaviors of other non-human social animals. Currently, she is a Post-Doctoral researcher in the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences at the University of Washington where she studies songbird ecology. 

Kaeli Swift’s TED talk