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

November 1, 2021By Delaney GlassHair, Methods and Measuring, Season 4 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 NiclouBehavioral ecology, Fatherhood, Himba, Methods and Measuring, Namibia, Season 4 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 139 – #MethodsandMeasuring: Standing by your Expertise with Dr. Claudia Valeggia

October 11, 2021By Alexandra NiclouArgentina, Career path, Methods and Measuring, Season 4 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 138 – The Three “C” Words with Dr. William Dressler

October 4, 2021By Delaney GlassBiocultural anthropology, Cultural consonance, Growth and development, Methods and Measuring, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 138 – The Three “C” Words with Dr. William Dressler Dr. William (Bill) Dressler is a professor emeritus at the University of Alabama. He is a biocultural anthropologist who pioneered the cultural consonance method. On this episode, he talks with Chris and Cara about the three ‘c’ words: cultural consonance, … Read More