Dr. Alyssa Crittenden received Nevada Regents' Rising Researcher Award

Mar. 9, 2017

Congratulations to our own Dr. Alyssa Crittenden! She received the Nevada Regents' Rising Research Award for her cutting-edge work on understanding the evolution of childhood and diet. This Award is given annually to one NSHE faculty member from UNLV, UNR, and DRI based on early-career accomplishments and potential for future advancement and recognition in research. In addition to her academic publications, Dr. Crittenden was featured in the film "The Hadza: The Last of the First", a documentary focused on modern challenges faced by the last true hunter-gatherers in East Africa. You can see the full Award announcement here, and congratulations again to Dr. Crittenden!