Dr. Matthew Boyd

Dr. Matthew Boyd

Associate Professor

Email: 
mboyd1@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8279
Office Location: 
BB 2001F
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Academic Qualifications: 
  • 2000-2002, NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, Geological Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • 2000 PhD (Archaeology), University of Calgary
  • 1995 BA (Anthropology), University of Manitoba
Research Interests: 

I’m an archaeologist with an interest in past environments and human-environmental interactions in northern (boreal) North America. Since 2005, I have also been developing new ways of reconstructing paleodietary changes in this region and elsewhere through the analysis of food residue preserved on archaeological pottery and other artifacts.