Topic: Christopher Kirk

UT Austin Anthropologists Confirm Link Between Cranial Anatomy and Two-Legged Walking

Sept. 26, 2013

Anthropology researchers from The University of Texas at Austin have confirmed a direct link between upright two-legged (bipedal) walking and the position of the foramen magnum, a hole in the base of the skull that transmits the spinal cord.

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In the Know

April 21, 2010
In the Know

The April 19 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Anthropology professor wins $25,000 Friar Fellowship

April 14, 2010
Dr. Christopher Kirk, left, is congratulated by Samuel Wilson, chair of the Department of Anthropology.

In keeping with tradition, the Friar Society interrupted Dr. Christopher Kirk's class on Monday to award him the 2010-11 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship.

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