Clare Super

Doctoral Student


B.A. Anthropology, Minor Biology, University of Montana 2017

Research Interests

Clare Super is a 2nd year PhD Student in biological anthropology at Penn. She is interested in biocultural analysis of the physical embodiment of stress and climate change in the metabolisms, microbiomes, and bodies of disaster relief workers. She would like to pay particular attention to the influence of differential backgrounds and experiences on vulnerability and resilience in wildland firefighters in rural Montana. Her past experience has been in ancient DNA analysis, mitochondrial DNA haplotype research, and archeological work.

Graduate Status