College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

D.L. Phillips

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


M.S.: Physical Anthropology - University of New Mexico May - 2009

M.A.: Physical Anthropology - University of Arkansas August - 2005

Thesis: Bioarchaeology of Tel Ibrahim Awad

B.A.: Anthropology - University of Arkansas May - 2003

Research Interests

  • Anthropological Genetics
  • Epigenetics
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Genetics of auto-immune diseases.

Selected Publications

DL Phillips, Jerome C. Rose, and Willem M. van Haarlem 2010 “Bioarchaeology of Tell Ibrahim Awad” IN Egypt and the Levant 19, pg. 157-210

Selected Presentations

Mosher, M.J., D. Phillips, and M. Crawford 2012. "The relationship of caloric reduction and nutrient density: Central Kansas Mennonite Diets: 1980 to 2005." Poster presented at the Human Biology Association meeting.

KG Beaty, DL Phillips, M Henneberg, MH Crawford (2012) Maternal marks of admixture in Cape Coloreds of South Africa. Poster presented at the 81st meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Portland, Oregon.

KG Beaty, DL Phillips, M Henneberg, MH Crawford (2012) Mitochondrial origins of the Cape Coloureds of South Africa.  Poster presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics, San Francisco, CA.

Selected Grants

Dean's List University of Arkansas 2004

Dean's List University of Arkansas 2003


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