Lesley Rankin-Hill

Lesley Rankin-Hill

Associate Professor Emerita


Ph.D. University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1990

Research Interests

Physical anthropology, skeletal biology, medical anthropology, bioanthropology of the African Diaspora, Latinos, Afro-Americans.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Biological Anthropology 
  • Introduction to General Anthropology 
  • Human Evolutionary History 
  • Human Adaptability 
  • Human Osteology and Paleopathology 
  • Method and Theory in Biological Anthropology 
  • Biocultural Adaptation 
  • Skeletal Biology and Paleopathology Medical Anthropology 
  • Adaptation & Biology of Poverty 
  • Life History & Oral History Theory and Method 
  • Black Societies in the New World

Contact Information

Office: DHT 517
Email: lesrh@ou.edu 
Phone: (405) 325-2518 or (405) 325-4434