StinsonSara StinsonStinson BookStinson Boas Award 2015
Ph.D, University of Michigan 1978 Professor Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, Queens College-CUNY
2015 Recipient of the Franz Boas Distinguished Achievement Award ___________________________________________________

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Research                                   Selected Publications

Research Focus:
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Human Adaptation
  • Nutritional Anthropology
  • South America
Selected Publications

Stinson, S., Bogin, B., and O'Rourke, D. (eds.) 2012 Human Biology: An Evolutionary and Biocultural Perspective, 2nd Edition, New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Stinson, S. 2005 Ethical issues in human biology behavioral research and research with children. In: Turner, T. (ed.) Biological Anthropology and Ethics. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 139-148.

Stinson, S. 2003 Participation of women in human biology, 1975-2001. American Journal of Human Biology 15:440-445.

Stinson, S. 2002 Early childhood health in foragers. In: Ungar, P.S. and Teaford, M. F. (eds.) Human Diet: Its Origin and Evolution. Westport, Connecticut: Bergin and Garvey, pp. 37-48.

Stinson, S., Bogin, B., Huss-Ashmore, R., and O'Rourke, D. (eds.) 2000 Human Biology: An Evolutionary and Biocultural Perspective. New York: Wiley-Liss.

Stinson, S. 1996 Early childhood growth of Chachi Amerindians and Afro-Ecuadorians in northwest Ecuador. American Journal of Human Biology 8:43-53.

Stinson, S. 1992 Nutritional adaptation. Annual Review of Anthropology 21:143-170.

Stinson, S. 1990 Variation in body size and shape among South American Indians. American Journal of Human Biology 2:37-51.

Stinson, S. 1985 Sex differences in environmental sensitivity during growth and development. Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 28:123-147.

Stinson, S. 1983 Socioeconomic status and child growth in rural Bolivia. Ecology of Food and Nutrition 13:179-187.

Stinson, S. 1982 The effect of high altitude on the growth of children of high socioeconomic status in Bolivia. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 59:61-71.

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