I am an evolutionary biologist and paleoanthropologist in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of California, Berkeley. All the details of my professional life, including information about my research, outreach, teaching and curriculum vitae, can be found on this website.

Recent Posts

Spring Semester

Here we are in the Spring semester! I had an amazing time teaching IB35AC, Human Biological Variation, last semester. Being at the head of a 300 person class was an incredible experience that gave me great insight into the intricacies of teaching such a large course. I am really grateful for all of the support I received from Dr. Hlusko and my five GSIs.

This Spring has been packed with activities. Just last night, I gave an invited DeCal lecture on “Medical Secrets” for a course at the intersection of journalism and public health. And I have a great lecture planned for the Marin Science Seminar next week. Other than that, it’s been all working on manuscripts, all the time. Big announcement coming soon on my plans for next year!Screen Shot 2018-02-21 at 9.01.48 AM

  1. Human Biological Variation (IB35AC) Leave a reply
  2. I’m finished! Leave a reply
  3. Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award Leave a reply
  4. New paper out in Palaeontologia Electronica Leave a reply
  5. Throwback to my talk at LHAATDS Leave a reply
  6. Excited to be featured in the new Cal Koret Visitor Center! Leave a reply
  7. Summer research in Ethiopia Leave a reply
  8. New article out in PNAS Leave a reply