FAC Director and Professor of Anthropology
Dawnie Wolfe Steadman is the Director of the Forensic Anthropology Center and Professor of Anthropology. She received her Ph.D. at the University of Chicago and has been a professor at Iowa State University and Binghamton University, SUNY. She is Diplomate (#72) of the American Board of Forensic Anthropology and is currently the Vice President of the Board. Her research interests lie in forensic anthropology, bioarcheology and human rights investigations. Her primary role as Director of the FAC is to generate and facilitate research, particularly novel technological applications, utilizing the FAC resources, including the Bass Donated Skeletal Collection and the Anthropology Research Facility.