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I am an Assistant Professor of Forensic Investigation at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Dept. of Criminal Justice and Social Sciences and a board-certified forensic anthropologist (D-ABFA) trained in outdoor scene processing and the laboratory analysis of human remains. 

My current research primary focuses on the detection of clandestine graves and the use of ALS in outdoor pedestrian searches for human remains. I  am also broadly interested in the factors affecting variability in the human skeleton, with a focus on the estimation of age-at-death for adults. 

Note: The UW-P Dept. of CJSS does not have a Forensic Investigation graduate program, but am available to collaborate on research projects related to my areas of expertise for students at other institutions. Please contact me to discuss how we can work together!