Susan Greenspoon

Susan A. Greenspoon, Ph.D.

Affiliate Faculty


  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology with a minor in Genetics, Indiana University at Bloomington
  • B.S. in Biology, University of Texas at Austin

Select Publications

  • Miller JM, Brocato ER, Yadavalli VK, Greenspoon SA, Ehrhardt CJ.  Simplification of epithelial cell mixtures through hormone-specific antibody probes and high throughput cell separation.  Int J Legal Med. 2022 Nov;136(6):1551-1564.
  • McCaughan CM, Greenspoon SA. Targeted Mini-Validations of Performance Metrics as a Screening Tool. 14 April 2022.
  • Stokes NA, Stanciu CE, Brocato ER, Ehrhardt CJ, Greenspoon SA. Simplification of complex DNA profiles using front end cell separation and probabilistic modeling. Forensic Sci Int Genet 2018 Jul 17;36:205-212.
  • Philpott KM, Stanciu CE, Kwon YJ, Bustamante E, Greenspoon S, Ehrhardt CJ. Analysis of antibody hybridization and autofluorescence in touch samples by flow cytometry: implications for front end separation of trace mixture evidence.  Anal Bioanal Chem 2017 Jul;409(17):4167-4179.
  • Greenspoon SA, Schiermeier-Wood L and Jenkins B.  Establishing the limits of TrueAllele® Casework:  a validation study. J Forensic Sci 2015;60(5):1263-1276.
  • Perlin MW, Dormer K, Hornyak J, Schiermeier-Wood L, Greenspoon S.  TrueAllele Casework on Virginia DNA mixture evidence: computer and manual interpretation in 72 reported criminal cases.  PLoS One 2014 Mar 25;9(3):e92837. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0092837.
  • Liu P, Lee X, Greenspoon SA, Yeung SH, Scherer JR and Mathies RA.  Integrated purification, PCR, sample clean-up, and capillary electrophoresis microchip for forensic human identification. Lab Chip 2011, 11, 1041-48.


  • Editorial Board Member of Forensic Science International:  Genetics
  • Editorial Board Member of the Journal of Forensic Sciences
  • Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC)
  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences