Dr. Alice Gooding's research interests includes bone biology, biomechanics, and growth and development. She received her Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology at the University of Tennessee and her M.S. at the University of Georgia in Archaeological Resource Management, where she worked for the State Forensic Anthropologist at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. She continues to provide training and consulting for local and national law enforcement and investigative organizations. Her teaching interests include forensic anthropology, human variation, and bone biology.