Douglas Martin Boyer

Assistant Professor in Evolutionary Anthropology


Degrees & Credentials

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

Kirk, EC, Lemelin, P, Hamrick, MW, Boyer, DM, and Bloch, JI. "Intrinsic hand proportions of euarchontans and other mammals: Implications for the locomotor behavior of plesiadapiforms." Journal of Human Evolution 55.2 (2008): 278-299. Full Text

Sargis, EJ, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, and Silcox, MT. "Evolution of pedal grasping in Primates." Journal of Human Evolution 53.1 (2007): 103-107. Full Text

Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, and Sargis, EJ. "New Paleocene skeletons and the relationship of plesiadapiforms to crown-clade primates." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104.4 (2007): 1159-1164. Full Text

Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, and Sargis, EJ. "Revisiting the adaptive origins of primates (again)." Journal of Human Evolution 53.3 (2007): 321-324. Full Text

Wing, SL, Harrington, GJ, Smith, FA, Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, and Freeman, KH. "Paleontology: Transient floral change and rapid global warming at the Paleocene-Eocene boundary." Science 310.5750 (2005): 993-996. Full Text

Bloch, JI, and Boyer, DM. "Grasping primate origins." Science 298.5598 (2002): 1606-1610. Full Text

Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, Gingerich, PD, and Gunnell, GF. "New primitive paromomyid from the clarkforkian of Wyoming and dental eruption in plesiadapiformes." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22.2 (2002): 366-379.