Andrew Lyons

Adjunct Professor

Andrew Lyons



Andrew Lyons received his D. Phil. in Anthropology from St. Catherine's College, Oxford University in 1974 and is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, Wilfrid Laurier University.  He retired in 2009.  Dr. Lyons is currently an Adjunct Professor in our department. He became Editor-in-Chief, Anthropologica, Journal of the Canadian  Anthropological  Society in 2008 and has been the Co-convenor of the History of Anthropology Interest Group and a representative of the Group on the Board of General Anthropology Division for the American Anthropological Association since 2006.


2011  Sexualities in Anthropology: A Reader.   Co-edited by Andrew and Harriet Lyons.  Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

2010   Fifty Key Thinkers in Anthropology.  Co-edited by Robert Gordon, Andrew Lyons and Harriet Lyons.  Abingdon, Oxford: Routledge

2007  Lyons, A.  "Missing Ancestors, Missing Narratives" in Regna Darnell and Frederic W. Gleach (eds.) Histories of Anthropology Annual, Volume 3.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.  Pp. 148-166.

2006  The New Anthropology of Sexuality/La nouvelle anthropologie de la sexualité.  Special Issue of Anthropologica, Volume 48, Number 2, co-edited by Andrew and Harriet Lyons, with an introduction by the editors.