Lab Members

Rita Austin

Rita Austin is a PhD student in the Anthropology Department at OU.  She conducts research on ancient dental calculus from museum collections.

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Karissa Hughes

Karissa Hughes is an undergraduate at OU. She is building a database of ancient translocations to islands.

Kristen Rayfield

Kristen Rayfield is a PhD student in anthropology. She is interested in the oral microbiome and paleopathology.

Robin Singleton

Robin Singleton is a PhD student in anthropology. She is interested in conservation genetics and ancient DNA.

Hannah Wellman

Hannah Wellman is a visiting PhD student at the University of Oregon. She is interested in historical ecology of marine mammals.

Janet Buckner

Dr. Janet Buckner is an NSF Post-doctoral Fellow and a visiting researcher at OU. She is interested in avian phylogenomics.

LaShanda Williams- Alumni

Dr. LaShanda Williams was a PhD student at Rutgers University. She is conducting research on the evolution of the oral microbiome as a visiting student.

Sterling Wright- Alumni

Sterling Wright was a Masters student in the Department of Anthropology at OU. He worked on Mesoamerican dental calculus.

Husayn Ramji- Alumni

Husayn Ramji graduated from OU in Spring 2018 and is now in medical school at OUHSC. He developed protocols for 3D scanning archaeological material before destructive sampling.

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