UT Expert: William Bass

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WilliamBassWilliam Bass
Professor Emeritus
Anthropology

Expertise:

William Bass is recognized around the world as an expert in forensic anthropology and osteology. He founded the Forensic Anthropology Research Center, known popularly as the Body Farm. Bass was the first researcher to study the length of time since death and cremation weights. He served as the Tennessee State Forensic Anthropologist and is active in consultations with other law enforcement agencies such as the FBI. Bass also has written or co-written several books of fiction and non-fiction.

Expertise Categories: Anthropology | Body Farm | Osteology

Contact Information

Email: wbass@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-4408
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