SoS 49- A Chat with Phyllis Eveleth Award Winner Jelena Jankovic

September 16, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

This week on the Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Jelena Jankovic, this year’s recipient of the HBA Phyllis Eveleth Award for Outstanding Graduate Presentation or Poster. Jelena’s poster titled, “Forced migration and chronic stress: A study of traumatic experiences, mental health, and cortisol among refugees in Serbia” was one of over 100 … Read More

SoS47- Go to the Forest with Pat Wright

September 2, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

This week on the Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Dr. Patricia Wright, a tropical biologist, conservationist, and primatologist at Stony Brook University. Dr. Wright shares her delightful origin story, involving a rock concert and night monkey in New York, in addition to her decades-long experience working with non-human primates in various regions, … Read More

SoS 43- The Toothy Ladies with Kristin Krueger

June 24, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

SoS 43- The Toothy Ladies with Kristin Krueger This week on the Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Dr. Kristin Krueger, an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Loyola University of Chicago. Dr. Krueger is a biological anthropologist who specializes in dental anthropology within paleoanthropological and bioarchaeological contexts.

SoS 42- Another Cool One with Vince Battista

June 10, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

SoS 42- Another Cool One with Vince Battista This week on this Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Vince Battista, a doctoral candidate at the University of Michigan. Though Vince’s primary research interests include adaptation to cold weather and gene-culture coevolution, this interview contains so much more.

SoS 41- Evolution, Education, and Sex Differences with David Geary

May 28, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

SoS 41- Evolution, Education, and Sex Differences with David Geary This week on this Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Dr. David Geary, Curator’s Professor of Psychology at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Dr. Geary is a cognitive and developmental evolutionary psychologist with interests in mathematical cognition and learning as well as the biological … Read More

SoS 40- Hormones, Bones, and More with Katie Lee

May 28, 2019By Caroline OwensUncategorized No Comments

SoS 40- Hormones, Bones, and More with Katie Lee This week on this Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Katie Lee, a graduate student in anthropology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Katie shares her current work in Poland investigating how physical activity and estrogen interact to affect bone in healthy adult women.