You are here: Kristen Pearlstein

Back to top

Kristen Pearlstein Adjunct Professorial Lecturer Department of Anthropology

Send email to Kristen Pearlstein
CAS - Anthropology
Hamilton - Lower Level
PhD, Anthropology, American University
BA, Anthropology, The College of William and Mary

Kristen Pearlstein's research interests focus on the skeletal health of European immigrants and Euro-Americans living in the 19th and 20th century urban US. Her research utilizes a biocultural framework to situate questions about the impact of health and disease in marginalized populations. When not teaching, she works as an osteologist at the National Museum of Natural History.
For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.