C. Owen Lovejoy | Kent State University

C. Owen Lovejoy

C. Owen LovejoyC. Owen Lovejoy, Distinguished Professor of Human Evolutionary Studies at Kent State University, is an internationally recognized biological anthropologist who specializes in the study of human origins. He was one of the researchers who introduced the world to “Ardi” (Ardipithecus ramidus), a hominid species that lived 4.4 million years ago. (Photo courtesy of Kent State University)