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The Human Biology Association is a vibrant nonprofit scientific organization dedicated to supporting and disseminating innovative research and teaching on human biological variation in evolutionary, social, historical, and environmental context worldwide.

    SoS 127 - A holistic viewpoint on skeletal morphology with Elizabeth Cho

    SoS 127 - A holistic viewpoint on skeletal morphology with Elizabeth Cho

    Chris and Cara chat with Elizabeth Cho, a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Missouri. Elizabeth talks about her recent AABA presentation and the research behind it. Her findings on the associations between skeletal variations and climate are the result of her analysis of many different collections all across Asia.

    You can contact Elizabeth at ecomdd@mail.missouri.edu

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 38 min
    SoS 126 - Facing food marginalization with Mecca Burris

    SoS 126 - Facing food marginalization with Mecca Burris

    Our guest this week is Mecca Burris, a PhD candidate at Indiana University. Mecca chats with Chris and Cara about what it means to be food insecure and why it is often overlooked. She dives into her research on teenage food marginalization and its effects on health, maturation, and stigma.

    You can contact Mecca at burris@iu.edu or on Twitter at @MBurris16

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 30 min
    SoS 125- A Chat with Dr. Josh Snodgrass Part 2

    SoS 125- A Chat with Dr. Josh Snodgrass Part 2

    Today’s episode is part 2 of a 2-part episode with Dr. Josh Snodgrass who is a professor at the University of Oregon. Today Chris and Cara continue the conversation with him about the need for open-access teaching materials in human biology, academic and community service, and future research and service directions. You can find out more about his lab here: https://www.pinniped.net/snodgrasslab.html and contact him here: https://www.pinniped.net/snodgrass.html

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 33 min
    SoS 124: A Chat with Dr. Josh Snodgrass- Part 1

    SoS 124: A Chat with Dr. Josh Snodgrass- Part 1

    Today’s episode is part 1 of a 2-part episode with Dr. Josh Snodgrass who is a professor at the University of Oregon. Today Chris and Cara talk with him about how he got into anthropology, the power of collaborative research, and setting up or becoming involved at field sites. Stay tuned for part 2 next week! You can find out more about his lab here: https://www.pinniped.net/snodgrasslab.html and contact him here: https://www.pinniped.net/snodgrass.html

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 28 min
    SoS 123 - Sammantha Holder picks a bone with Napoleon

    SoS 123 - Sammantha Holder picks a bone with Napoleon

    Our guest this week is Sammantha Holder, a PhD candidate at the University of Georgia. Sammantha chats with Chris and Cara about her most recent publication in the special AJHB issue "Biocultural approaches to the plasticity of the human skeleton" and her dissertation work on skeletal plasticity in Napoleonic soldiers.

    You can find Sammantha's paper here: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajhb.23457

    You can contact her at sammholder@uga.edu and at @HolderSammantha on Twitter

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 28 min
    SoS 122- Human Skeletal Plasticity with Jacob S. Griffin, Dr. Sophia Dent, and Stephanie Berger

    SoS 122- Human Skeletal Plasticity with Jacob S. Griffin, Dr. Sophia Dent, and Stephanie Berger

    On this week’s Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara talk to Stephanie Berger and Jacob S. Griffin who are graduate students in Bioarchaeology at The University of North Carolina and Dr. Sophia Dent who is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Appalachia State University about skeletal plasticity. Specifically, they discuss their roles as co-editors of a special issue in the American Journal of Human Biology “Biocultural approaches to the plasticity of the human skeleton” which you can find here: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/15206300/2021/33/2

    You can reach Stephanie mestan@live.unc.edu, Jacob on Twitter @J_SGriffin or jgriff55@live.unc.edu and Sophia dentsc@appstate.edu

    Contact the Sausage of Science Podcast and Human Biology Association:
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/humanbiologyassociation
    Website:humbio.org/, Twitter: @HumBioAssoc

    Cara Ocobock, Website: sites.nd.edu/cara-ocobock/, Email:cocobock@nd.edu, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

    Chris Lynn, HBA Public Relations Committee Chair, Website: cdlynn.people.ua.edu/, Email: cdlynn@ua.edu, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

    Delaney Glass, Website: dglass.netlify.app/, Email: dglass1@uw.edu, Twitter: @GlassDelaney

    Alexandra Niclou, Email: aniclou@nd.edu, Twitter: @fiat_Luxandra

    • 51 min

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