Algee-Hewitt: Selected Publications, Current Projects & Grants

Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt


Scopus Author ID ~ 38960961100


Publons Profile 


  1. Bridget F.B. Algee-HewittRemodeling Forensic Skeletal Age. Cambridge [MA]: Elsevier, expected publication 2020.
  2. Marshall J. Becker, Jean M. Turfa, Bridget F.B. Algee-HewittHuman Remains from Etruscan and Italic Tomb Groups in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Rome: Fabrizio Serra Editore, 2009.

Journal Articles (selected since 2015)


  1. Frankie West, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2020. Cadaveric Blood Cards: Assessing DNA Quality and Quantity and the Utility of STRs for the Individual Estimation of Trihybrid Ancestry and Admixture Proportions. FSI: Synergy, (open access).
  2. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Eugenia Cunha. 2019. Statistical approaches to ancestry estimation: new and established methods for the quantification of cranial variation for forensic casework. In: C Cattneo (Ed.), Statistics for Forensic Anthropology, invited submission, book forthcoming.
  3. Mark Algee-Hewitt, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2018. Computing Ancestry and Race: Conceptual and Semantic Patterns in the Anthropological Language of Identity. Human Biology, invited submission.
  4. Jieun Kim, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Lyle W. Konigsberg. 2018. Inferring Age-At-Death for Japanese and Thai Skeletal Samples Under a Bayesian Framework of Analysis: a test of priors and their effects on estimation. Forensic Anthropology, early view.
  5. Cristina Figueroa Soto, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2018. Understanding Population Variability in Age-at-Death Estimation for Modern Populations in Mexico and Puerto Rico Through the Use of 3D Laser Scans of the Pubic Symphysis. Human Biology, early view.
  6. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Jieun Kim. 2018. Thinking Computationally About Forensics. Human Biology, early view.
  7. Cris E. Hughes, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Lyle W. Konigsberg. 2018. Population Identifiability from Forensic Genetic Markers: Ancestry Variation in Latin America. Human Biology, early view.
  8. Matt C. Go, Cris E. Hughes, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2018. Classification Trends Among Contemporary Filipino Crania Using Fordisc 3.1. Forensic Anthropology, early view.
  9. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Cris E. Hughes, Matt C. Go, Beatrix Dudzik. 2018. An admixture approach to Trihybrid ancestry variation in the Philippines with implications for Forensic Anthropology. Human Biology, early view.
  10. Detelina Stoyanova, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Jieun Kim, Dennis E. Slice. 2018. A study on the asymmetry of the human left and right pubic symphyseal surfaces using high-definition data capture and computational shape methods. Journal of Forensic Sciences, doi:10.1111/1556-4029.13871.
  11. Jaehee Kim, M.D. Edge, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Trevor Pemberton, Jun Z. Li, Noah A. Rosenberg. 2018. Statistical Detection of Relatives Typed with Disjoint Forensic and Biomedical Loci. Cell, doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.09.008.
  12. Jieun Kim, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Detelina Stoyanova, Christina Figueroa-Soto, Dennis E. Slice. 2018. An Analysis of Inter-and Intra-Observer Error Associated with the Use of 3D Laser Scan Data of the Pubic Symphysis. Journal of Forensic Sciences, doi:10.1111/1556-4029.13842.
  13. Cris E. Hughes, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Beatrix Dudzik, Bruce E. Anderson. 2018. Understanding (mis)classification trends of Hispanics in Fordisc 3.1: Incorporating cranial morphology, microgeographic origin, and admixture proportions for interpretation. Journal of Forensic Sciences, doi:10.1111/1556-4029.13893.
  14. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Cris E. Hughes, Bruce E. Anderson. 2018. Temporal, Geographic and Identification Trends in Craniometric Estimates of Ancestry for Persons of Latin American Origin. Forensic Anthropology, doi:10.5744/fa.2018.0002.
  15. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2017. Geographic substructure in craniometric estimates of admixture for contemporary American populations. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi:10.1002/ajpa.23267.
  16. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2017. Temporal trends in craniometric estimates of admixture for a modern American sample. American Journal of Physical Anthropology,  doi:10.1002/ajpa.23242.
  17. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt2017. Age Estimation in Modern Forensic Anthropology: Statistical Considerations. In: MT Tersigni-Tarrant and N Shirley (Eds.), Forensic Anthropology: A Comprehensive Introduction, 2nd Edition, Taylor & Francis Group.
  18. M.D. Edge, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Trevor Pemberton, Jun Z. Li, Noah A. Rosenberg. 2017. Using linkage disequilibrium to match forensic genetic records to disjoint genomic marker sets. PNAS, doi:10.1073/pnas.1619944114.
  19. Jieun Kim, Christina L. Fojas, Jocelyn Minsky-Rowland, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2017. Testing Inter-observer Reliability of the Transition Analysis Aging Method on the William M. Bass ForensicSkeletal Collection. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi:10.1002/ajpa.23342.
  20. Cris E. Hughes, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Robin Reineke, Bruce E. Anderson. 2016. Temporal Patterns of Mexican Migrant Genetic Ancestry: Implications for Identification. American Anthropologist,doi:10.1111/aman.12845.
  21. Detelina Stoyanova, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Jieun Kim, Dennis E. Slice. 2016. A Computational Framework for Age-at-Death Estimation from the Skeleton: Surface and Outline Analysis of 3D Laser Scans of the Adult Pubic Symphysis. Journal of Forensic Sciences, doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.13439.
  22. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, M.D. Edge, Jun Z. Li, Noah A. Rosenberg. 2016. Individual identifiability predicts population identifiability in forensic genetic markers. Current Biology, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.01.065.
  23. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Amy Goldberg. 2016. Better Together: Thinking Anthropology About Genetics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi: 10.1002/ajpa.23022.
  24. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2016. Population inference from contemporary American craniometrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi: 10.1002/ajpa.22959.
  25. Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Amber D. Wheat. 2016. The Reality of Virtual Anthropology: comparing digitizer and laser scan data collection methods for the quantitative assessment of the cranium. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi: 10.1002/ajpa.22932.
  26. Detelina Stoyanova, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt, Dennis E. Slice. 2015. An Enhanced Computational Method for Age-At-Death Estimation Based on the Pubic Symphysis Using 3D Laser Scans and Thin Plate Splines. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, doi: 10.1002/ajpa.22797.
  27. Dennis E. Slice, Bridget F.B. Algee-Hewitt. 2015. Modeling Bone Surface Morphology: A Fully-Quantitative Method for Adult Age-At-Death Estimation Using the Pubic Symphysis. Journal of Forensic Sciences, doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.12778.


 * <10k   **20k-100k  ***<500K   (senior PI; selected since 2015)

  1. 2019-Present      Philanthropy and Civil Society Grant, Text-Mining Bias in Asylum Decisions*
  2. 2019-Present      Philanthropy and Civil Society Grant, How Do Caregivers in Emergencies Define Adaptive Social and Emotional Skills: A Mixed-Methods Exploration*
  3. 2019-Present      Stanford University Development Grants, An ethnography of forced migration**
  4. 2018-Present      Wenner-Gren Foundation Post-PhD Grant, Age-at-death in the Philippines: integrating skeletal morphology, life-history and new methodologies to improve ageestimation**
  5. 2016-2019            National Institute of Justice Grant 2015-DN-BX-K010, Modeling Surface Morphology of the Pubic Symphysis: Quantitative Methods and Computational Tools for the Objective Estimation ofAge-at-Death for ModernPopulation***
  6. 2018-Present      Stanford University H&S Grant, Building a skeletal collection from medical imaging data: Volumetric reproductions of human skeletal materials using 3D printing technologies**
  7. 2018                       Wenner-Gren Foundation Workshop Grant, New approaches to skeletal age at death estimation for understudied populations**
  8. 2018                       Stanford University Development Grants, New approaches to skeletal age at death estimation for understudied populations**
  9. 2015-Present      Stanford Center for Computational, Evolutionary and Human Genomics Fellow Research Grant, Population Genetics of Deceased Migrants from the U.S.-Mexico Border*