Dr. Rob Hoppa

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Dr. Rob Hoppa

Office: 315 Fletcher Argue
Phone: (204) 474-6329
Email: Robert.Hoppa@umanitoba.ca

Ph.D. (McMaster University)
M.Sc.  (University of Sheffield and University of Bradford)
B.Sc. (University of Toronto)



Areas of Specialization:

Dr. Hoppa is a physical anthropologist whose research focus seeks to answer questions regarding the relationship between health and mortality, and changing social, economic and cultural conditions. Interests include: Osteology; Bioarchaeology; Skeletal Growth & Development; Medieval Denmark; 3D Imaging in Bioarchaeology; Palaeodemography; Age estimation from the Skeleton

Current Research (including grants and student funding opportunities):
His current interests focus on the bioarchaeology of Medieval and post-Medieval Denmark.

The Danish Council for Independent Research | Humanities (FKK). The City Dwellers: Migration and Health in Medieval Viborg. (CI with J Boldsen, K Rasmussen, G Milner, J Hjermind, and P Leth) 2017-20.

Recent Publications: