Mount St. Joseph University

Dr. Beth Murray Honored with American Academy of Forensic Sciences Distinction

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Dr. Beth Murray In her biology lab at Mount St. Joseph University

Mount St. Joseph University congratulates Professor Beth Murray, Ph.D., for being awarded the Anthropology Section's 2018 "T. Dale Stewart Award" at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 71st Annual Scientific Meeting in late February.

Dr. Murray's involvement with AAFS has included chairing the Academy-wide annual meeting as well as committee-level service in long-term planning, Board of Trustees, and the Student Academy. 

Well-known and respected as a forensic anthropologist, Dr. Murray teaches courses in anatomy and physiology, gross anatomy, and forensic science for the Department of Biology. Her most recent book, published in 2019, is "The Dozier School for Boys: Forensics, Survivors, and a Painful Past."