Dr. Hua Grace Zhang

B.A. (Jilin University) M.A. (Jilin University); Ph.D. (Simon Fraser University)

• Email: zhangh@sfu.ca


Postdoctoral Supervisor: Dr. Dongya Yang


Ph.D. Research: Human Osteoarchaeological Research on Stress and Lifeways of Bronze Age Populations in North China.

M.A. Research: “ Evaluation of Non-metric Variation in the Crania of Ancient Northern Chinese Human Remains."



Zhang H, Merrett DC, Jing Z, Tang J, He Y, Yue H, Yue Z, Yang DY. 2016. Osteoarchaeological studies of human systemic stress of early urbanization in Late Shang at Anyang, China. PLOS One [Internet] 11:e0151854. Available from: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0151854.

Zhang H, Merrett DC, Xiao X, Zhang Q, Wei D, Wang L, Ma X, Zhu H, Yang DY. 2016. A comparative study of oral health in three Late Bronze Age populations with different subsistence practices in North China. Quaternary International [Internet] 405:44–57. Available from: http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1040618215005224.

Merrett DC, Zhang H, Xiao X, Zhang Q, Wei D, Wang L, Zhu H, Yang DY. 2016. Enamel hypoplasia in Northeast China: Evidence from Houtaomuga. Quaternary International [Internet] 405:11–21. Available from: http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1040618215006047.


Zhang H. 2010. [Jibing Kaoguxue] 疾病考古学 (In Chinese). Jinan, China: Shandong Pictorial Publishing Company. (Charlotte Roberts and Keith Manchester. 2005. Archaeology of Disease, 3rd edition. Great Britain: Sutton Publishing Limited).