Robin Bernstein, Lab Director

B.A. Rutgers University, 1997

Ph.D. University of Illinois, 2004


Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology

Faculty Fellow, Health and Society Program, Institute of Behavioral Science 

University of Colorado Boulder

Faculty Affiliate

Center for Global Health

Colorado School of Public Health

Daniel Naumenko, PhD student

B.S. Rutgers University, 2017

Evolutionary Anthropology (minors: Biological Sciences, Statistics)

My research interests revolve around the interplay between human growth, oxidative stress, inflammation, and telomere dynamics.

Jennifer Washabaugh, PhD student

M.A. University of Colorado Boulder, 2017


B.S. University of Michigan, 2015

Evolutionary Anthropology (minor: Women's Studies - Gender & Health)

I am interested in the physiological connections between mother and offspring, with a focus on the impacts of breast milk composition and early nutritional environments on the structure of the infant gut microbiome.