Myriam Nafte

As a forensic anthropologist, Myriam Nafte is an active advisor and consultant for criminal casework across North America. She received a Specialized Honours BA in Medical Anthropology from York University, a BEd degree in Science from Brock University, and completed an MA and PhD in Physical Anthropology at McMaster University. Currently, Nafte is an instructor at McMaster University where she teaches a variety of upper level courses. She continues to research and lecture widely on criminal investigations, and the use of human remains as material culture in contemporary society.


Crime and Measurement cover

Crime and Measurement: Methods in Forensic Investigation, Third Edition

by Myriam Nafte, Brian E. Dalrymple

2021, 360 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-5310-0852-9


Teacher's Manual available


Flesh and Bone: An Introduction to Forensic Anthropology, Fourth Edition

by Myriam Nafte

Forthcoming December 2022, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-906-3

Flesh and Bone cover

Flesh and Bone: An Introduction to Forensic Anthropology, Third Edition

by Myriam Nafte

2016, 202 pp, paper, ISBN 978-1-61163-632-1


Teacher's Manual available