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

December 14, 2020By Alexandra NiclouUncategorized 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 104-Doing the Biocultural Work with Dr. Jada Benn Torres and Dr. Gabriel A Torres Colón

December 8, 2020By Delaney GlassUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 104-Doing the Biocultural Work with Dr. Jada Benn Torres and Dr. Gabriel A Torres Colón Jada Benn Torres is Associate Professor of Anthropology and the Director for the Laboratory of Genetic Anthropology and Biocultural Studies at Vanderbilt University. She specializes in genetic ancestry, health disparities, and the Caribbean. You can … Read More

SoS 101- Zombification: Being at the edge of what’s known and unknown with Dr. Athena Aktipis

November 16, 2020By Delaney GlassUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 101- Zombification: Being at the edge of what’s known and unknown with Dr. Athena Aktipis Athena Aktipis is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University and is the co-director of the Human Generosity Project. She is also the chair of the Zombie Apocalypse Medicine Meeting: www.zombiemed.org/ and host … Read More

SoS 99 – Getting Hooked on Parasite Infection Research and Podcasting with Dr. Theresa Gildner

November 2, 2020By Alexandra NiclouUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 99 – Getting Hooked on Parasite Infection Research and Podcasting with Dr. Theresa Gildner This is the first of a series of episodes highlighting the work and interests of the Sausage of Science team. First up is our associate producer, Dr. Theresa Gildner. Theresa is currently a postdoctoral fellow at … Read More

SoS 96 – Remembering Dr. Frank Johnston with Drs. Babette Zemel and Larry Schell

October 12, 2020By Alexandra NiclouUncategorized No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 96 – Remembering Dr. Frank Johnston with Drs. Babette Zemel and Larry Schell Dr. Frank Johnston, a Professor Emeritus of biological anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania, passed away on August 20, 2020. Dr. Johnston was known for his work in child development, especially the impact of lifestyle variation on … Read More