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Angela Achorn

Angela Achorn
Areas of Speciality
  • Ph.D. Biological Anthropology
Sharon Gursky
First Year In the Program


Angela graduated from Rhode Island College in 2016 with a B.A. in Anthropology and a minor in Environmental Studies. She is now pursuing her Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology under the advisement of Dr. Sharon Gursky. Her current research focuses on the relationship between orangutan behavior and endoparasitism. She is also interested in orangutan vocalizations, nesting patterns, and conservation.