Joyce Sirianni


Joyce Sirianni.

Joyce Sirianni


Joyce Sirianni


SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor

Research Topics

Physical anthropology; craniofacial growth and development; physical anthropology; dental anthropology

Contact Information

134 Spaulding Bldg 6

Buffalo NY, 14261-0026


  • PhD, University of Washington-Seattle
  • MA, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • BA, State University of New York at Buffalo

Courses Offered

Undergraduate Courses

  • APY 348 | Anthropological Osteology
  • APY 345 | Comparative Primate Anatomy
  • APY 495 | Supervised Teaching

Graduate Courses

  • APY 501 | Teaching and Research Resources
  • APY 573 | Primate Evolutionary Biology

Selected Publications

  • Growth and Development of the Pigtailed Macaque, with D. R. Swindler (Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, 1985).
  • Nonhuman Primates as Models for Human Craniofacial Growth, in Nonhuman Primates as Models for Human Growth and Development, ed. E. S. Watts (New York: Alan R. Liss, 1985), 95-124.
  • Dental Size and Dietary Habits of Primates, with D. R. Swindler, Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 19 (1975): 166-182.
  • 1987 Anthropological Research in France: Problems and Prospects for the Study of Complex Society. Anthropological Quarterly 60(2).