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Elizabeth  Weiss

Weiss, Elizabeth

Professor,  Anthropology

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-5546

Office Hours
TR 1045 – 1145 or by Appointment at CL404R

Areas of Expertise: Anthropology, Health & Fitness

Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Willing to be a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher


  • Doctor of Philosophy. Anthropology, Univ Of Ark-Fayetteville, 2001
  • Master of Arts, Anthropology
    CSU-Sacramento, California, United States, 1998
  • Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology
    Univ Of Cal-Santa Cruz, California, United States, 1996

Expertise Summary

Her primary research expertise is in post-cranial studies using CT scans, X-rays, and metrics on past populations (mainly Native American remains) to reconstruct lifestyles and better understand bone biology.