Kerin Claeson


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Dr. Claeson works with medical students pursuing their Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree, as well as allied health professionals pursing advanced degrees in physical therapy and physician assistant studies. She also supervises graduate students pursuing master's degrees in biomedical sciences. Her lectures discuss clinically relevant anatomy of the human head, neck, thorax, abdomen, and pelvis, taking into account both the developmental and evolutionary history of the human body. She continues to use hands-on, problem based learning with students in the laboratory setting to guide students through anatomical dissections.

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Education/Academic qualification

Vertebrate Paleontology, PhD, University of Texas at Austin

… → 2010

Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, MS, University of Massachusetts


Geology, BS, Stony Brook University


External positions

Research Associate, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

ASJC Scopus Subject Areas

  • Anatomy
  • Palaeontology
  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics


  • Bioinformatics
  • Evolution
  • Anatomy
  • Paleontology