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Janet Finlayson

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Graduate Student


  • Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.A. California State University, Chico, 2014
  • B.A. Michigan State University, 2011


Biological Anthropology


Dr. Michael Warren

Research Interests

Forensic Anthropology, X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometry, Commingling, Stable Isotope Analysis, Application of Chemometric Methods to Forensic Anthropology, Personal Identification

Selected Publications

Finlayson JE, Bartelink EJ, Perrone A, Dalton KD. 2017. Multi-method resolution of small-scale commingling. Journal of Forensic Sciences 62(2):493-497.

Winburn, AP, Rubin, KM, LeGarde, CB, and Finlayson, JE. In press. Use of qualitative and quantitative techniques in the resolution of a small-scale medicolegal case of commingled human remains. Florida Scientist.

Perrone A, Finlayson JE, Bartelink EJ, Dalton K. Application of X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) for Sorting Commingled Human Remains. Pp. 145-165 in Adams BJ, Byrd JE, eds. Commingled Human Remains: Methods in Recovery, Analysis, and Identification. Elsevier Inc, San Diego.

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