Facility

Forensic Services

All of our forensic anthropology staff are casework active and some have given evidence in court in the UK (Scotland, England Wales). All forensic anthropology and archaeology practitioners are certified with their professional bodies.

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Address

Medical Sciences Institute (MSI)

University of Dundee

Dow Street Dundee

DD1 5HL

Campus

City Campus

All of our forensic anthropology staff are casework active and some have given evidence in court in the UK (Scotland, England Wales). All forensic anthropology and archaeology practitioners are certified with their professional bodies.

The staff who undertake forensic casework for CAHID have an extensive portfolio, having had involvement in investigations around the world.  They also act as specialist advisors at the highest levels.

Our forensic practitioners undertake investigative case work, defence work and case review.

Areas of forensic specialty include:

  • age estimation in the living
  • body recovery
  • case review
  • facial reconstruction
  • forensic anthropology
  • forensic archaeology
  • investigation of terrorist related events
  • disaster victim identification 

Virtual Anthropology Consultancy Service VACS - online bone identification

This service is run for Police Scotland and PSNI.

Our staff

Staff involved in casework 

  • Lynne Morrison
  • Dr Catriona Davies
  • Dr Helen Langstaff
  • Dr Diana Swales
  • Dr Julieta Gomez Garcia-Donas
Enquiries

+44(0)1382 388825

BonesScotland@dundee.ac.uk
Facility type Research facility