SoS 67- Hackademics: Harassment and SAFE13 with Dr. Kate Clancy

March 23, 2020By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

SoS 67- Hackademics: Harassment and SAFE13 with Dr. Kate Clancy In this installment of our #Hackademics series, Dr. Kate Clancy, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Illinois, shares her work on the SAFE13 project and provides advice for dealing with harassment in academia. Dr. Clancy’s work has had significant policy ramifications, exemplified by … Read More

SoS 64 The problematic history of lactase persistence research with Dr. Alice Yao

March 3, 2020By Theresa GildnerUncategorized 3 Comments

This week on the Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Dr. Alice Yao, an Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. They discuss Dr. Yao’s archaeological work exploring how genetic markers have been (mis)applied to assess the evolution of lactase persistence. This work has important implications for how … Read More