College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Amanda Kittoe

Ph.D Student, Anthropology
Adviser: Dr. Crawford
Primary office:
(785) 864-4172
Lippincott Hall #7-D


Research Interests

  • Human population genetics
  • Migration
  • Ancestry
  • Europe and Central Asia

Selected Publications

AG Kittoe (2008) Co-variation in Limb-Limb and Limb-trunk Proportions between Blacks and Whites and Males and Females Uusing the Hamann-Todd Collection at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Discussions 2008, Vol. 5 No. 1

Selected Presentations

AG Kittoe (2015) Can Sexual Dimorphism Be Expressed Differently Across Human Populations?  Podium presentation at the 84th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, St. Louis, MO

AG Kittoe (2013) Variation by variation: differences in sexual dimorphism of the skull between African-Americans and European-Americans. Poster presentation at the 82nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Knoxville, TN

AG Kittoe (2012) Sex estimation using the mastoid process: variation in sexual dimorphism between African-Americans and European-Americans. Poster presentation at the 81st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Portland, OR

AG Kittoe (2011) Population-based effects on limb-proportion and implications for stature estimation. Poster presentation at the 80th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Minneapolis, MN

AG Kittoe (2010) Reliability of forensic stature estimation: co-variation in limb proportions of American Blacks and Whites. Podium presentation at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Southern Anthropological Society, Savannah, GA

Selected Grants

Robert C. West Travel Grant, LSU

Chateaubriand STEM Fellowship, Paris, France, 2016


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