Andrew Best

PhD

email: abest@umass.edu

Machmer W-14

 

 

Interests

evolution of endurance running in humans; trabecular bone adaptation in human runners; ecological energetics of genus Homo

 

Biography

Degrees Earned

B.S., Biology, St. Michael's College, 2004

M.A., Teaching, Quinnipiac University, 2006

M.A., Anthropology, UMass Amherst Feb. 2016

Publications

What did Hadropithecus eat, and why should paleoanthropologists care? Laurie R. Godfrey*, Brooke E. Crowley, Kathleen M. Muldoon, Elizabeth A. Kelley, Stephen J. King, Andrew W. Best, and Michael A. Berthaume

In preparation: Trabecular bone adaptation in forefoot and rearfoot endurance runners: Implications for interpreting fossil hominin morphology. Andrew Best, Brigitte Holt, Joseph Hamill, and Karen Troy.

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