Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The Forensic Anthropology Legacy of Dr. Ellis Kerley

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM | 1102 Woods hall

Join the Department of Anthropology for a riveting presentation on the life and legacy of Dr. Ellis Kerley, a world renowned forensic anthropologist, and former UMD chair and professor, whose cases included forensic analysis on the remains of the astronauts after the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion,Nazi War criminal Dr. Josef Mengele, the Jonestown, Guyana mass suicide victims and was part of a House investigation into President John F. Kennedy's assassination.

Dr. Kerley's story is featured in the Winter 2015 issue of Terp Magazine http://terp.umd.edu/the-bone-whisperer/#.VOIgxPnF9KA

Website: http://bsos.umd.edu/event/forensic-anthropology-legacy