Amber Plemons

  • Doctoral Student, Physical Anthropology
  • Graduate Research Assistant

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Research Interests

  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Bioarchaeology
  • Ancestry Estimation
  • Dental Anthropology
  • Human Variation

Current Research Projects

Macromorphoscopic Databank (NIJ 2015-DN-BX-K012)

Publications

In Press Intraobserver Error in Macromorphoscopic Trait Analysis. KR Kamnikar, AM Plemons, and JT Hefner. Accepted, Journal of Forensic Sciences.

In Press Refining Oxygen (δ 18O) and Hydrogen (δ 2H) Isoscapes for the Identification of Human Remains in Mississippi. MM Warner, AM Plemons, NP Herrmann, and LA Regan. Accepted, Journal of Forensic Sciences

2016 Ancestry Estimation using Macromorphoscopic Traits. AM Plemons and JT Hefner. Academic Journal of Forensic Pathology 6(3)400-412. doi: 10.1433/afpj.2014-1234.

2016 Estimating Ancestry of Fragmentary Remains Via Multiple Classifier Systems: A Study of the Mississippi State Asylum Skeletal Assemblage. NP Herrmann, AM Plemons, and E Harris. In MA Pilloud and JT Hefner (eds): Biological Distance Analysis Forensic and Bioarchaeological Perspectives, Ch.15. Elsevier Press, NewYork.