The Following list contains current areas of research conducted in our department.
Beginning with the construction of a state-of-the-art aDNA lab in 2016, our facilities now include a contemporary DNA laboratory, and multiple teaching laboratories for molecular methods and traditional osteological and paleoanthropological classes. Our research foci are on human and non-human population histories and paleoecological reconstruction from sedimentary DNA. We prioritize ethical principles and cultural sensitivity in working in close collaboration with all partners.
KU Publications in AnthropologyA series of occasional publications reflecting research in Anthropology at the University of Kansas.
KU Anthropology Videos(This site area is currently offline due to accessibility issues)
A collection of public presentations, talks, and research activities sponsored by members of KU Anthropology.
Human Remains Research