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DAVID CARRIER

Professor
College of Science
School of Biological Sciences
carrier@biology.utah.edu
801/585-7967

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Leveraging Prehistoric Footwear to Reconstruct Ancient Running Biomechanics

Running is an important cultural practice among modern Diné and Puebloan peoples, and has roots in prehistoric practice. Oral history suggests running was important in ceremony, communication, hunting, and warfare. However, prehistoric prevalence an...


Collaborators

ALEXANDRA GREENWALD (Project Owner)Natural History Museum of Utah, Anthropology
ANDREW ANDERSONSchool of Medicine, Orthopaedics
DAVID CARRIERCollege of Science, School of Biological Sciences
ANDREW MERRYWEATHERCollege of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Status: Funded 2020
Last Updated: 1/23/20