Dr. Anthony B. Falsetti received his formal education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. His Doctorate was awarded in 1989. After graduation, he was a postdoctoral research fellow at the State University of New York, Stony Brook 1990 to 1992. He is currently the Dean at the CSI Academy of Florida in Alachua, Florida. In 2010 and 2011 he was Deputy Director in the Forensic Sciences Department, at the International Commission for Missing Persons where he supervised the mortuary and field activities of Anthropology and Archaeology Division, in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina.
At the University of Florida, he was the Director of the C.A. Pound Human Identification Laboratory and Co-Director of the William R. Maples Center for Forensic Medicine, and an Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology from July 1996 to May of 2009.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Anthropology, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. He served as the 2000-2001 Chairman of the Physical Anthropology Section of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and served for ten years on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Forensic Sciences. He has been a subject matter expert for ASCLD-LAB and assisted in the accreditation of the JPAC-CIL laboratories. He worked on several major mass fatality incidents including the Oklahoma City Bombing, the crash of TWA Flight 800, WTC, the Thailand Tsunami Victim Identification Phuket, Thailand, and most recently in the aftermath Haitiís earthquakes. He is a member of the International Association of Emergency Managers.
He has worked on noted historical cases including the search, recovery, and identification of the missing children of Tsar Nicholas II, and the identification of Samuel Washington. He has lectured widely in this country and abroad to local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, and to the general public. He served as a Forensic Anthropology Consultant to the New York State Police Forensic Sciences Unit and Forensic Advisor for the DOJ-ICITAP in Bogota, Colombia.
Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology.