is a journal devoted to the advancement of the science and professional
development of the fields of forensic anthropology and forensic
The journal primarily focuses on research, technical advancements,
population data, and case studies related to the recovery and analysis of
human remains in a forensic context. Topics such as forensic osteology,
skeletal biology, and modern human skeletal variation are within the scope
of Forensic Anthropology. The peer review process is
double-blind, and the target timeline for publication after acceptance of a
manuscript is approximately six months.
has an international editorial board and supports all facets of forensic
anthropology and archaeology, acting as an inclusive venue to foster
professional discussions about research, policy, and application of what
the global practice of forensic anthropology means. Forensic Anthropology will be published quarterly and is available
in electronic or print formats. Issues will contain original research articles, technical notes, case studies, book reviews, student research, and review articles.