(1928-) US physical anthropologist
at the University of Oklahoma. Snow began his career with an interest in archaeology
but completed a dissertation on baboon skeletal growth
. He joined the Federal Aviation Administration as a forensic pathologist, and received media attention for his work identifying plane crash
victims, Nazi war criminal Josef Mengele, and serial killer victims. Later in his career Snow applied his skills to human
rights abuse cases
in Argentina and Central America. Co-author of ‘The investigation of the human
remains of the ‘disappeared’ in Argentina’, Amer. J. Forensic Med. Pathol.: 297.