Douglas Martin Boyer

Douglas Martin Boyer

Assistant Professor in Evolutionary Anthropology


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook 2009

Patel, BA, Wallace, IJ, Boyer, DM, Granatosky, MC, Larson, SG, and Stern, JT. "Distinct functional roles of primate grasping hands and feet during arboreal quadrupedal locomotion." Journal of human evolution 88 (November 2015): 79-84. Full Text

Yapuncich, GS, Gladman, JT, and Boyer, DM. "Predicting euarchontan body mass: A comparison of tarsal and dental variables." American journal of physical anthropology 157.3 (July 2015): 472-506. Full Text

Boyer, DM, Yapuncich, GS, Butler, JE, Dunn, RH, and Seiffert, ER. "Evolution of postural diversity in primates as reflected by the size and shape of the medial tibial facet of the talus." American journal of physical anthropology 157.1 (May 2015): 134-177. Full Text

Goodenberger, KE, Boyer, DM, Orr, CM, Jacobs, RL, Femiani, JC, and Patel, BA. "Functional morphology of the hallucal metatarsal with implications for inferring grasping ability in extinct primates." American journal of physical anthropology 156.3 (March 2015): 327-348. Full Text

Chester, SGB, Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, and Clemens, WA. "Oldest known euarchontan tarsals and affinities of Paleocene Purgatorius to Primates." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112.5 (February 2015): 1487-1492. Full Text

Boyer, DM, Winchester, J, and Kay, RF. "The effect of differences in methodology among some recent applications of shearing quotients." American journal of physical anthropology 156.1 (January 2015): 166-178. Full Text Open Access Copy

Boyer, DM, Puente, J, Gladman, JT, Glynn, C, Mukherjee, S, Yapuncich, GS, and Daubechies, I. "A new fully automated approach for aligning and comparing shapes." Anatomical record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007) 298.1 (January 2015): 249-276. Full Text