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Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Dr. Amanuel Beyin’s academic background is in Anthropological Archaeology with research interests in early human dispersal history, coastal adaptation, African prehistory and stone tool technology. He earned his Ph.D. in Anthropology from Stony Brook University in 2009, and held a postdoctoral appointment in the Turkana Basin Institute at Stony Brook University in the subsequent two years before joining USI’s department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice Studies as an adjunct Assistant Professor.
Dr. Beyin has conducted multiple archaeological fieldworks in Eritrea (his native country) and Kenya since 2005. Currently, he is directing an interdisciplinary research project aimed at investigating Late Pleistocene – Early Holocene human adaptations on the west side of Lake Turkana (northern Kenya).
To learn more about Dr. Beyin’s work go to the following link.