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Graduate Students

Toe Aung

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 867-0015

txa96@psu.edu

Richard Bankoff

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 863-3869

rjb398@psu.edu

Gina Buckley

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

gmb226@psu.edu

Isotope Analysis, Bioarchaeology, Mesoamerican Archaeology, Mortuary Rituals, Urbanization, Paleodemography, Migration

Dani Buffa

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 867-0003

dcbuffa@psu.edu

Human-environment interactions, island and coastal archaeology, estuarine and marine resource use, paleoecology, conservation policy, ethnohistory, zooarchaeology, GIS

Jennifer Chen

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

juc1612@psu.edu

Ebony Creswell

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 867-0456

euc486@psu.edu

Dylan S. Davis

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 867-0003

dsd40@psu.edu

Human-environmental interaction, Settlement patterns, GIS, Remote sensing, Evolutionary theory, Spatial analysis, Coastal & island archaeology, Climate change

Lily DeMars

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

lvd5263@psu.edu

Human evolution, skeletal biology, bone biomechanics, physical activity, diet, trabecular bone, microCT

Caitlin Donahue

  • IUG Graduate Student

cmd6116@psu.edu

Patrick Druggan

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

psd17@psu.edu

Human-environmental interactions, isotope biogeochemistry, GIS, paleoclimatology, modeling

Abigail Gancz

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

asg5573@psu.edu

Bianca L. Gentil

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

bug156@psu.edu

Jeffrey Grossi

  • IUG Graduate Student

jlg5501@psu.edu

America Guerra

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 865-0796

amg812@psu.edu

Human evolution, bipedalism, functional morphology, bone biomechanics, trabecular bone, microCT, human osteology

Timothy Hay

  • IUG Graduate Student

tnh5130@psu.edu

Diego Hernandez

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

dah65@psu.edu

Margarita Hernandez

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

mzh235@psu.edu

Joon Hwang

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

jqh6104@psu.edu

Nadia Johnson

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

nej5030@psu.edu

Emily Kate

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

exk5224@psu.edu

Mesoamerican Archaeology, Bioarchaeology, Paleodemography, and Migration Studies

Kirsten (Saige) Kelmelis

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
bioarchaeology, paleoepidemiology, paleodemography

Tina Lasisi

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

tpl5158@psu.edu

Human variation, hair morphology, evolution, pigmentation

Makenna Lenover

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

mbl66@psu.edu

Kate M. Lesciotto

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

kjl5444@psu.edu

Human Anatomy; Skeletal Biology; Morphological and Genetic Variation in Modern Humans; Forensic Anthropology; Geometric Morphometrics

Chloe McGuire

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 863-2244

clm80@psu.edu

Archaeometry, Geophysics, Paleohydrology, Agricultural Intensification, Mesoamerica, Remote Sensing, Complex Societies, Urbanism, Environmental Change, State Formation

Catherine Mendel

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

cem581@psu.edu

Kara Peters

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

kdp5274@psu.edu

Kevin Rosenfield

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

kar61@psu.edu

Marissa Scott

  • IUG Graduate Student

mks5587@psu.edu

Talia Shirazi

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

tus37@psu.edu

Kyle Smith

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

kcs5512@psu.edu

Laura Stelson

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

(814) 865-5342

lfs20@psu.edu

Suzanna (Anna) Tremblay

  • Graduate Student and AGSA President

(814) 867-0014

set190@psu.edu

Ziyu (Raining) Wang

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

zzw117@psu.edu

Julie White

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

jdw345@psu.edu

Human facial variation and health; dysmorphological facial phenotypes; evolution of facial features; human skin pigmentation

Sterling Wright

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student

svw5689@psu.edu

Abigail Zahoroiko

  • IUG Graduate Student

amz5268@psu.edu