Swallow Hall, a 19th Century Gothic Building,
home of the Department of Anthropology

Graduate Students

Contact Information Research
Jeffrey Alvey Jeffrey S. Alvey
Archaeology
jsampc@mail.missouri.edu Archaeology of the southeastern U.S., evolutionary archaeology, cultural transmission theory, settlement pattern studies, cultural resource management, archaeological classification and unit construction
James Bain image James Bain
Graduate Instructor
Cultural Anthropology
jamescbain@mizzou.edu computational linguistics, linguistic diversity, topic modeling, machine learning, neural networks, data analytics
Bernstetter MU website photo Jessica Bernstetter
Graduate Instructor
Archaeology
203 Swallow Hall
jnbfhc@mail.missouri.edu
Archaeology of the Mediterranean, ceramic analysis, ceramic sourcing, colonization, settlement patterns, Phoenician-Punic archaeology, Roman archaeology, and the Mediterranean Basin during the Bronze, Iron, Hellenistic, and Roman Periods.
Elizabeth Cho Elizabeth Cho
Teaching Assistant
Biological Anthropology
228 Swallow Hall
ecomdd@mail.missouri.edu
Kyle Clark
Cultural Anthropology
kjckbd@mail.missouri.edu
Jessica Fields jdf442@mail.missouri.edu
Rob'yn Johnston, University of Missouri Rob'yn Johnson
Teaching Assistant
Biological Anthropology
309 Swallow Hall
rajv27@mail.missouri.edu
Functional morphology, body mass, physical activity, cross-sectional geometry, modern humans
Monica Keith Monica H. Keith
Graduate Instructor
Biological Anthropology
237 Swallow Hall
mha8tb@mail.missouri.edu
human and primate genetics, primate life histories, genetics of complex diseases, ancestry and admixture, genomics, quantitative models, Bayesian modeling, phylogenetic reconstructions
Kenneth Kircher Kenneth Kircher
Teaching Assistant
317 Swallow Hall
kwkcp2@mail.missouri.edu
Gwen Gwendolyn Martin-Apostolatos
Teaching Assistant
Archaeology
203 Swallow Hall
gamkpd@mail.missouri.edu
Me collecting data on slow lorises at AMNH Rachel A. Munds
Biological Anthropology
ramty8@mail.missouri.edu Primatology, primate genetics, primate behavioral ecology and conservation, taxonomy, allometry, focused on Lorisidae
Megan Murray Megan Murray
Teaching Assistant
Biological Anthropology
Swallow Hall 228
mamw3f@mail.missouri.edu
Infectious disease, infectious disease ecology, public health, epidemiology, social network analysis, human health, historical demography, human behavioral ecology, socioeconomic disparities, indigenous culture, Alaska.
Taylor Paskoff Taylor Paskoff
Teaching Assistant
Biological Anthropology
228 Swallow Hall
tmpwf4@mail.missouri.edu
Candace Sall Candace Sall 2002 Mizzou North
(573) 882-3764
sallc@missouri.edu
Jonathan Schaefer Jonathan Schaefer
Archaeology
jmsnb2@mail.missouri.edu
Dana M. Schmidt Dana M. Schmidt
Graduate Instructor
Biological Anthropology
226 Swallow Hall
dmsz7b@mail.missouri.edu
Historical demography, epidemiologic transitions, demographic transitions, human health, Newfoundland
Cole Tobin Cole Tobin
Teaching Assistant
Cultural Anthropology
218 Swallow Hall
cmtfh7@mail.missouri.edu
Brenton Willhite Brenton Willhite
Archaeology
bewvy7@mail.missouri.edu Southwestern archaeology, Casas Grandes, ceramic sourcing, stone tool technology, population aggregation & migration
SK Woo Sangkwon Woo
Teaching Assistant
Cultural Anthropology
317 Swallow Hall
swoo@mail.missouri.edu
Paleontology, Ecuador, megatherium, eremotherium, fossil Colleen B. Young
Biological Anthropology
(805) 305 - 0697
cbyrm5@mail.missouri.edu
Island biodiversity and biology, insularity, ecogeographic aspects of skeletal variation, body size, body shape, ontogeny, heterochrony, human evolution and ecology