SoS 144- A conversation with James Gibb

November 15, 2021By Delaney GlassUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 144- A conversation with James Gibb On todays episode, Cara and Chris talk to James Gibb who is a current Ph.D. student at Northwestern University. James is broadly interested in LGBTQ2+ population health. His prior work has focused on sexual-orientation-based disparities in food security and bone health as well as … Read More

SoS 142- F*** around and find out: #Methodsandmeasuring hair morphology with Dr. Tina Lasisi

November 1, 2021By Delaney GlassMethods and Measuring No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 142- F*** around and find out: #Methodsandmeasuring hair morphology with Dr. Tina Lasisi Dr. Tina Lasisi joins Chris and Cara today to discuss her methodological innovations to understand variation in human hair morphology on this installment of our #Methodsandmeasuring series. Dr. Lasisi is currently a post-doctoral researcher and you can … Read More

SoS 141 – Defining and Determining Fatherhood with Dr. Brooke Scelza

October 25, 2021By Alexandra NiclouMethods and Measuring No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 141 – #MethodsandMeasuring: Defining and Determining Fatherhood with Dr. Brooke Scelza Dr. Brooke Scelza is a human behavioral ecologist (but she doesn’t limit herself to one label)at UCLA studying reproductive strategies among the Himba of Namibia. Dr. Scelza tells Chris and Cara about how to ethically collect and share paternity … Read More

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

October 18, 2021By Delaney GlassUncategorized 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 139 – #MethodsandMeasuring: Standing by your Expertise with Dr. Claudia Valeggia

October 11, 2021By Alexandra NiclouMethods and Measuring No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 139 – #MethodsandMeasuring: Standing by your Expertise with Dr. Claudia Valeggia Continuing our #MethodsandMeasuring series, Chris and Cara chat with Dr. Claudia Valeggia about her inspirational origin story, her work on reproductive health in the Qom of Argentina, and the importance of biological meaningfulness in data analysis. Dr. Valeggia is … Read More

SoS 136- Ethics in Bioarcheology and The Poetics of Processing with Dr. Anna Osterholtz

September 20, 2021By Delaney GlassUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 136- Ethics in Bioarcheology and The Poetics of Processing with Dr. Anna Osterholtz On this week’s episode of The Sausage of Science, we bring you an exciting interview with Dr. Anna Osterholtz who is an Assistant Professor of Bioanthropology at Mississippi State focusing on treatment of the dead and how … Read More