The Department of Anthropological Sciences in the Radford University’s College of Science and Technology mourns the loss of long-time faculty member Dr. Cliff Boyd, who passed away on March 9, 2021. He had been at Radford University for over 35 years, serving as Co-Director of the Radford University Forensic Science Institute (RUFSI) for the past 12 years.

Learn more about Dr. Boyd's remarkable career.






The Anthropological Sciences Program emphasizes hands-on training and education in the comparative study of human bio-cultural diversity and evolution. Because the field is highly inter-disciplinary in nature, we offer a broad range of coursework emphasizing the application of the scientific method in anthropology, especially in the areas of biological, archaeological, and forensic anthropology. Learn More »

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