Barry Bogin is the Professor of Biological Anthropology (Emeritus) in the School of Sport, Exercise & Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK. Previously he was Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan-Dearbon. Bogin has expertise in human physical growth and development, nutrition, evolutionary biology and human adaptation. His fieldwork is conducted in Mexico, Guatemala and the United States with Maya people and in the UK with Bangladeshi families. The focus of these studies is to explain how social, economic, and political forces influence human physical development. The results of these studies have been published in 10 books and more than 140 articles, book chapters, and popular essays. Bogin received the University of Michigan Distinguished Faculty Research Award, the Distinguished Teaching Award and the Michigan Association of Governing Boards Distinguished Faculty Award. In 2004 Bogin was awarded the William E. Stirton Professorship, the highest academic honor of the University of Michigan-Dearborn. The third edition of Bogin's book Patterns of Human Growth, Cambridge University Press, is in production for publication in 2020.
Michigan Association of Governing Boards Distinguished Faculty Award