News from Functional Anatomy & Evolution

Read our latest announcements about department updates, honors and publications.

 

Phd Candidate Zana Sims awarded 2022 Leakey Foundation Grant!

Help us congratulate Zana Sims! Zana Sims was awarded a grant from The Leakey Foundation for her dissertation project, “Examining phylogenetic and dietary signals using cervical root cross sections in extant catarrhines.” Zana's work employs a variety of methods to...

Bever lab student publishes first paper!

Bever lab student publishes first paper!

William Foster from Bever lab has published his first paper! Based on part of his master's thesis, Foster et al describe the cranial anatomy of the Chinese tyrannosaurid dinosaur Qianzhousaurus sinensis. Check out the full article here: "The cranial anatomy of the...

FAE Seminar Series presents: Dr. Matthew Ravosa!

FAE Seminar Series presents: Dr. Matthew Ravosa!

Join us tomorrow for guest speaker Dr. Matthew Ravosa's talk:   Determinants of Phenotypic Variation in the Developing Skeleton   Dr. Matthew Ravosa Professor of Biological Sciences, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, & Anthropology University of...

FAE Seminar Series presents: Dr. Rebecca German!

FAE Seminar Series presents: Dr. Rebecca German!

Dr. Rebecca German was our presenter for the FAE Seminar Series on February 10, 2022.  Dr. German, Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology Northeast Ohio Medical University­­, is an Adjunct Professor in the FAE.  Her talk titled  “Integration of Anatomy and Function in...

Deanna Goldstein to Present Doctoral Dissertation

Deanna Goldstein to Present Doctoral Dissertation

Deanna Goldstein will present her doctoral dissertation as part of the FAE Seminar Series on Wednesday, January 19, 2022. Her thesis is titled “External and internal carpal morphology of knuckle-walking apes among mammals.”