Office Hours for Winter 2012 :
- Tuesdays 1:30-2:30, Wednesdays 2:00-3:00, by appointment.
PhD Candidate in Molecular Anthropology
Advisor: David G. Smith
BYU Provo, Utah (2003). Majored in anthropology with archaeology emphasis, English minor.
"Ancestral Puebloan mtDNA in Context of the Greater Southwest" (in prep)
“Ancestral Puebloan mtDNA in Context of the Greater Southwest” at El Hombre Temprano en los Americas 2008 Meetings, Mexico D.F., Mexico.
“Genetic Analysis of the Tommy and Mine Canyon Sites in Relation to the Greater Southwest and Mexico” at Society for American Archaeology 2008 Meetings, Vancouver, Canada.
“Genetic Analysis of the Tommy and Mine Canyon Sites in the Context of Southwest Populations” at Society for American Archaeology 2007 Meetings, Austin, Texas.
Analyzing the relationships within the Southwest utilizing ancient DNA from two sites in northern New Mexico--the Tommy and Mine Canyon Sites from outside Farminton. Also focusing on the possible connections between the Southwest and Mexico using samples from Casas Grandes, in Chihuahua, Mexico.