Tekla Cunningham

Tekla Cunningham, MSc student, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Manitoba, Canada

Tekla Cunningham specializes in working with stable isotopes to understand diet, paleodemography, mobility, and climate in the past. For her honour's thesis, she is investigating how the Little Ice Age affected the Caribbean using in the oxygen isotope composition of tooth enamel. She was the recipient of a National Science and Engineering Research Council Undergraduate Research Award (NSERC-USRA) to investigate migration in a Roman site in Serbia and has worked at the Manitoba Isotope Research Facility (MIRF).