Expert Profile

Dr. Michael Blake, PhD

Professor Emeritus (He/Him/His)


  • Archaeology of Mexico and Central America
  • Origins and spread of agriculture–especially maize (corn) and cacao (chocolate)
  • Archaeology of the First Nations peoples of British Columbia (especially in the Salish Sea and Fraser River regions)
  • English
  • Spanish

Tel: 778-386-3124

Alternate Contact

Erik Rolfsen
UBC Media Relations

Tel: 604-822-2644
Cell: 604-209-3048