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Sara Casado Zapico

Title: Instructor; Graduate Program Director and Advisor for the Professional Science Masters in Forensic Science

Office: CP 323

Phone: 305-348-7014

Email: scasadoz@fiu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Department(s): Chemistry and Biochemistry

Lab: OE 109 — 305-348-0001

Lab: OE 130 — 305-348-3772

Education

  • BS Biology, BS Biochemistry, University of Oviedo, Spain
  • MSc Education-Specialized Sciences, Educational Sciences Institute, Spain
  • MSc Biological Sciences and Biochemistry, University of Oviedo, Spain
  • MSc Forensic Anthropology and Genetics, University of Granada, Spain
  • PhD Biological Sciences and Biochemistry, Institute for Cancer Research of Principado de Asturias
  • Postdoctoral Research, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Research Areas

  • Forensic Sciences
  • Application of Biochemistry techniques to Forensic Anthropology issues like age-at-death estimation and time-since-death
  • Biostatistics applied to Forensic Sciences