Kathryn M Olszowy, PhD
 Title: Assistant Professor
 Dept: Criminology Anthropology & Sociology
 Office: RT 928
 Phone: 216-687-2419
 Email: k.olszowy@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. RT 928, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
Human population biology, biomedical anthropology, medical anthropology, biocultural determinants of health, growth and development, chronic disease, obesity, maternal-child health, health transitions, global health, culture change, urbanization and economic development, health disparities, Pacific Islands, Vanuatu
Ph.D., Anthropology, Binghamton University, 2014
M.S., Biomedical Anthropology, Binghamton University, 2011
M.A., Anthropology, University of Colorado, 2009
B.A., Anthropology, Colorado State University, 2007
Brief Bio:
I am a biomedical anthropologist with teaching and research interests in the sociocultural, evolutionary, and epidemiological dimensions of human health and disease.
Teaching Areas:
Biological anthropology, medical anthropology, evolution, global health, research methods.
Professional Affiliations:
Human Biology Association.
Research Grants:
A Biocultural Investigation of Gendered Disparities in Adult Body Composition and Chronic Disease Risk in Vanuatu. Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. Awarded April 18, 2017. Grant award: $19,985.