Hannah Genders Boyd

Communications and Outreach Officer

Hannah Genders Boyd Communications and Outreach Officer

As Communications and Outreach Officer, Hannah is responsible for sharing the work of the Discovery Programme and connecting people with our organisation.

Hannah is an archaeologist with a background in climate heritage, previously working on the CHERISH project as Survey and Outreach Officer, before joining the Discovery Programme in 2024.

Her career started in the Climate Change team at Historic Environment Scotland. Since then she has worked as a Research Assistant at the University of Edinburgh and as a field archaeologist for the Ness of Brodgar, Rubicon Heritage and Historic England.

Hannah holds an undergraduate degree (MA Hons) from the University of Edinburgh and a Masters by Research (MRes) from the University of Highlands and Islands, where she used the palaeoenvironmental record to study human-environment interactions in hut circle communities near Gairloch during the Bronze and Iron Age.