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Graduate Student
Email: edwardquinn@ufl.edu


Education

  • Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.A. University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa
  • B.S. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Subfield

Biological Anthropology


Chair

Dr. Connie Mulligan


Research Interests

 Biocultural Anthropology, Health Inequalities, Epigenetics


Selected Publications

Rozario, T., Quinn, E. B., Wang, J., Davis, R. E., & Newmark, P. A. (2019). Region-specific regulation of stem cell-driven regeneration in tapeworms. eLife8, e48958. https://elifesciences.org/articles/48958


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Graduate School Preeminence Award Fall 2018

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Graduate Student
Email: chu.hsiao@ufl.edu


Education

  • Ph.D.
  • M.A.
  • B.S. Cornell University, Human Biology, Health and Society, 2012

Subfield

Biological Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology


Chair

Dr. Connie Mulligan


Research Interests

Genetic and epigenetic mechanisms through which psychosocial and sociocultural experiences impact health; maternal-child health; developmental origins of health and disease; transgenerational effects of stress; placenta


Selected Publications

 

 


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

 

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Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305
Email: peterrej@ufl.edu

Education

  • Ph.D.,
  • M.A.,
  • B.A.,

Subfield

Biological


Chair

Dr. Mulligan


Research Interests

Biocultural Anthropology; Developmental Origins of Disease; Telomeres; Epigenetics; Population History


Selected Publications

 

 


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

 

Graduate Student
Email: davidtdillon@ufl.edu


Education

  • Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.P.H. Epidemiology, University of Florida, 2017
  • M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, 2015
  • B.A. Anthropology, University of North Carolina Wilmington, 2013

Subfield

Biological Anthropology

Cultural Anthropology


Chair

Dr. Christopher McCarty


Research Interests

Biocultural Anthropology, Environmental Toxins, Health Disparities, Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods, Statistics, Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, Structural Violence


Selected Publications

 

 


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • National Science Foundation Cultural Anthropology DDRIG, Award Number: 1823912, 2018-2019
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Summer, 2014
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Academic Year, 2015-2016
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Summer, 2016
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Academic Year, 2016-2017

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Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305
Email: kschapman@ufl.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.P.H., Public Health, Epidemiology, University of Florida, 2016
  • M.A., Anthropology, University of Florida, 2015
  • B.A., Biological Anthropology, University of Texas, 2012

Subfield

Cultural Anthropology

Medical Anthropology


Chair

Dr. Pete Collings


Research Interests

Kelly is an applied biocultural anthropologist with an interest in global health, perceptions of health and disease, gender inequality, psychosocial stress, and structural violence. Much of her research emphasizes using anthropological methods to strengthen evidence-based approaches in global health and development. Her PhD research explores the cultural perceptions surrounding water use and vaginal health in the Ouest region of Haiti.

Haiti, Women’s Health, Health Beliefs, Water, Cultural Perceptions


Selected Publications

Chapman, K. S., Wood, E. A., McKune, S. L., & Madsen Beau De Rochars, V. E. (2017). Common Beliefs
around Vaginal Illness and Water Quality in Haiti.
Air & Water Borne Diseases, 6(2).


Wood, E. A.,
Chapman, K. S., McKune, S. L., & Madsen Beau De Rochars, V. E. (2017). Community-based
Health Needs Assessment in Léogâne and Gressier, Haiti: Six Years Post-Earthquake.
Journal of International
Humanitarian Action, 2
(9).

 


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Award, University of Florida, 2019
  • Research Abroad for Doctoral Students (RAD) Award, University of Florida International Center, 2017
  • Exemplary Student Award, College of Public Health and Health Professions 2016-2017
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Recipient, Intensive summer program in Haitian Creole 2017
  • National Science Foundation: Graduate Research Fellowship, Honorable Mention 2013-2014
  • Ruegamer Scholarship, Biochemistry Scholarship, granted in 2013
  • American Business Woman’s Association Scholarship, Scholarship, granted in 2009