David Hunt

National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Physical / Forensic Anthropologist, D-ABFA
Washington, District of Columbia
David Hunt is a physical and forensic anthropologist and archaeologist specializing in mortuary analysis and the curation of skeletal remains. He is the physical anthropology collections manager at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History where he oversees more than 30,000 cataloged human remains, including mummies and other dried soft tissues, as well as non-skeletal materials such as facecasts, busts, hair, and dermal tissues. David holds a PhD and M.A. from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.