Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
Department of Anthropology
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.