If you would like to learn more about our speaker and the Genographic Project visit the website, www.genographic.com.
There you will discover this biography and many great scientific facts about the project, its people and directions to scientific discovery”
“Miguel Vilar is the Science Manager for the Genographic Project. He has a Bachelor of Arts and a Ph.D. in Anthropology from Haverford College and Binghamton University, respectively, and a Master’s of Science in Journalism from Columbia University. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania where he helped bring the Genographic Project to Latin America. His fieldwork has taken him across the South Pacific, East Africa, and throughout Central and South America and the Caribbean. Miguel Vilar writes a blog with news and updates about the Genographic Project.” www.genographic.nationalgeonographic.com