Rachel is a Master’s student pursuing a degree in Anthropology, concentrating in Biological Anthropology. She received a Bachelor’s degree with a double major in Anthropology and Biology from Lawrence University in 2021.
Her area of interest is human genetics, and more specifically ancient DNA research. She is interested in how ancient DNA techniques can be applied to bioarcheology excavations to learn more about cemetery populations, and more broadly the study of human evolution through ancient DNA.
Chair: Graciela Cabana