Mark received his B.A. in Anthropology from Ohio University in Athens, OH in 2016. His previous experience includes assisting with the Introduction to Biological Anthropology class at Ohio University as a peer mentor and leading laboratory activities. During the summer of 2016, Mark attended an archaeological field school in Pozzeveri, Italy offered by the University of Pisa focusing on bioarchaeology. His research interests include bioarchaeology, paleopathology, and forensic anthropology. Mark's graduate advisor is Dr. Molly Zuckerman.