SoS 140- On Shodagor Fathers, Childhood Growth, and Fieldwork with Dr. Kathrine Starkweather

October 18, 2021By Delaney GlassAllocare, Behavioral ecology, Biocultural anthropology, Fatherhood, Fieldwork, Growth and development, Season 4, Shodagor No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 140- On Shodagor Fathers, Childhood Growth, and Fieldwork with Dr. Kathrine Starkweather On today’s episode, Chris and Cara talk to Dr. Kathrine Starkweather, who is a biocultural and biological anthropologist and is an Assistant Professor at The University of Illinois- Chicago. They discuss her recent paper “Are fathers a good … Read More

SoS 130- Getting Real About The Field & Funding with Dr. Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora

June 7, 2021By Delaney GlassAcademia, COVID19, Fieldwork, Mexico, Multidiscipline, Season 3 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 130- Getting Real About The Field & Funding with Dr. Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora Alejandra Nuñez-de la Mora is a professor at Universidad Veracruzana in Xalapa, Mexico. She conducts research in Biological Anthropology, Maternal and Child Health, and Reproductive Ecology. Today, Chris and Cara talk to her about the realities … Read More

SoS 105 – Aha Moments and Middle Childhood Research with Dr. Courtney Helfrecht

December 14, 2020By Alexandra NiclouAllocare, Career path, Childhood, Fieldwork, Season 3, Sub-Saharan Africa No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 105 – Aha Moments and Middle Childhood Research with Dr. Courtney Helfrecht Our guest this week is Dr. Courtney Helfrecht, assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Alabama. Dr. Helfrecht chats with us about her path to bicultural anthropology and her work on adrenarche and alloparenting … Read More

SoS 20 – Wire-cutting and Fieldwork: A Chat with Jo Weaver

August 6, 2018By Jason DeCaroCareer path, Fieldwork, India, Mental health, Science communication, Season 1 No Comments

In episode 20, we talk with Dr. Lesley Jo Weaver about her new position as Assistant Professor of International Studies at the University of Oregon, her new book “Sugar and Tension”, fieldwork, and her podcast “Speaking of Race”, which she co-hosts along with Jim Bindon and Erik Peterson. Weaver shares stories of wire cutting and … Read More

SoS 18- Rethinking the Acculturation Narrative: A Chat with E.E. Hunt, Jr. Award Winner Isa Godinez

July 30, 2018By Jason DeCaroFieldwork, Health, Hunt Award Winner, Metabolism, Migration, Purepecha, Season 1 No Comments

In episode 18, we interview Isa Godinez, this year’s recipient of the HBA Edward E. Hunt, Jr. Award for Outstanding Graduate Presentation or Poster for her poster entitled Cardiometabolic health among Purepecha in North Carolina. Godinez is a graduate student at UNC Chapel Hill working with Dr. Amanda Thompson, and recently completed a successful doctoral … Read More