Dr. Suzanne E. Walker-Pacheco


Sociology and Anthropology
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Sociology and Anthropology
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



PhD, 1993, City University of New York


  • ANT 227 Biological Anthropology
  • ANT 363 Survey of Forensic Anthropology
  • ANT 365 Human Variation
  • ANT 370 The Living Primates
  • ANT 375 Human Evolution
  • ANT 397 Research Methods in Biological Anthropology

Research and professional interests

  • Primate behavior and ecology
  • Medical anthropology
  • Health issues of Latino immigrants
  • Forensic anthropology

Awards and honors

  • Leslie Hewes Award: Best social science article published in Great Plains Research, 2008
  • Winner, College of Humanities and Public Affairs grant-writing competition: Diabetes Prevention in Latino Children, 2006
  • College Award for Excellence in Research, Missouri State University, 2006
  • College Award for Excellence in Teaching, Missouri State University, 2005
  • College Award for Excellence in Service, Missouri State University, 2003