Athreya, Sheela individual record
Associate Professor

I have research interests in Hominin Evolution and Systematics, Asia, Human Variation, Quantitative Methods, Craniofacial Biology, and History of Physical Anthropology.

selected publications
Academic Articles14
  • Athreya, S. (2014). Modern human emergence in South Asia: A review of the fossil and genetic evidence. Kaifu, Y., Izuho, M., Goebel, T., Sato, H., & Ono, A. (Eds.), Emergence and Diversity of Modern Human Behavior in Paleolithic Asia. (pp. 61-79). Texas A&M University Press.
  • Athreya, S. (2012). 9780195398229. Trinkaus, E., Constantin, S., & Zilhao, J. (Eds.), Life and Death at the Pestera cu Oase: A Setting for Modern Human Emergence in Europe. (pp. 321-331). Oxford University Press.
  • Athreya, S. (2010). South Asia as a Geographic Crossroad: Patterns and Predictions of Hominin Morphology in Pleistocene India. Norton, C. J., & Braun, D. R. (Eds.), Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. (pp. 129-141). Springer Netherlands.
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  • Athreya, S. (2007). Was Homo heidelbergensis in South Asia? A test using the Narmada fossil from central India. Petraglia, M. D., & Allchin, B. (Eds.), The Evolution and History of Human Populations in South Asia: Inter-disciplinary Studies in Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, Linguistics and Genetics. (pp. 137-170). Springer Netherlands.
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Texas A&M University; Anthropology; 4352 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4352