Claude Lovejoy

Claude Owen Lovejoy

Distinguished Professor
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-4363
Fax:
330-672-2999

Biography

Western Reserve University, B.A., 1965, Psychology; Case Institute of Technology M.A., 1967, Biological Anthropology; University of Massachusetts, Ph.D., 1970, Biological Anthropology; Case Western Reserve Univ., 1971-1972, Post-doctoral: Orthopaedic Biomechanics

"Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts." (Sign hanging in Einstein's office at Princeton)

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Education

B.A. in Psychology, Western Reserve University, 1965, M.A. in Biological Anthropology, Case Institute of Technology, 1967, Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology, University of Massachusetts, 1970, Post-doctoral: Orthopedic Biomechanics, Case Western Reserve University, 1971-1972

Expertise

Human Origins Modeling, Developmental Biology of the Vertebrate Limb, Bone/Cartilage Development and Structure, Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Human Palaeontology, Palaeodemography, Sexual Dimorphism in Mammals, Mammalian and Human Taxonomy, Forensic Medicine