Dr. Matthew Chatfield

Associate Professor of Conservation Biology

Dr. Chatfield is an Associate Professor of Conservation Biology at Unity College. He received a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Michigan, and a B.A. in Biology from the University of Chicago. Matt also worked at Tulane University of New Orleans, Louisiana, as a Research Assistant Professor at the Center for Bioenvironmental Research, and as Project Coordinator at the Tulane Center for Applied Coastal Sciences and Engineering, and as a visiting Assistant Professor.

Matt is a herpetologist with a particular interest in salamanders and conservation around the chytrid fungus. His expertise in conservation practices and depth of knowledge in conservation biology, as well as his ability to connect with students, is a great asset to the MS program.