Texas A&M School of Dentistry

Research and Innovations

Archaeological awe

Shaped skull discovery puts faculty member in the spotlight

Associate professor Qian Wang‘s work at an archaeological site in China has led to the discovery of more than two dozen elongated skulls dating back between 5,000 and 12,000 years.

The news of these findings has been featured in Science News, International Business Times, Smithsonian Magazine, Archaeology Magazine and the Daily Mail, among other news outlets.