Faces of Fieldwork

Scientists are people too. We show the personal side of scientific fieldwork.
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Scientists are people too!

At Faces of Fieldwork, we believe that public engagement with science increases when people understand who we are and what we do. That's why we created this site: to show the good, the bad, and the ugly of real scientists doing real fieldwork.

Tell us YOUR fieldwork story!

About Me

My name is Andrew Barr. I am a paleoanthropologist studying the environmental context of early human evolution. My field research in in eastern Africa examines the paleoecological forces that shaped the evolution of our early ancestors.