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Associate Professor and Anthropology Program Leader
Phone: (239) 590-7562
E-Mail: email@example.comOffice: WH 251
Education:M.Sc., Ph.D., Cornell University, NY B.A.: Binghamton University, NY
Selected Publications:Kennedy, K.A.R. and A.A. Elgart. 1998. Hominid Remains an Up-Date. South Asia: India and Sri Lanka. Supplement to Anthropologie et Prehistoire, R. Orban and P. Semal (ed.). Brussels: Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. Elgart, A.A. 1999. Physical properties of Gorilla g. beringei foods and implications for masticatory form. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 28:124. Elgart-Berry, A. 2003. Hypoplastic insults in prehistoric teeth from eight South Florida sites. The Florida Anthropologist Vol. 56(4):253-266. Elgart-Berry, A.A. 2004. Fracture toughness of mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) food plants American Journal of Primatology 62: 275-285.
Research Interests: Great Ape and human evolution, masticatory biomechanics and southern Florida prehistoric Indians, particularly their paleopathology and nutrition.