David M. Hyde, Ph.D.
Lecturer in Anthropology, MGES Instructor
Instructor of MGES 631 Curating the Past (archaeology-based course), Summer Practicum workshops
David Hyde, Ph.D., has taught at Western Colorado University in the Anthropology department since 2011. He was one of the founders of the MGES program. He is a well-published anthropological archaeologist specializing in Maya archaeology. Dr. Hyde has 20 years of archaeological experience, with most of his work taking place in Belize, Central America, where he has directed a field school for the University of Texas in San Antonio and for Western Colorado University since 2009.