Dr. Matt Beedle

Beedle, Dr. Matthew

BSc (Earth Science) Montana State University; MSc (Geography) University of Colorado, PhD (NRES-Geography, 2014)

Adjunct Professor, Geography
College Professor, Geography (Coast Mountain College)


Matt is an adjunct professor of geography at UNBC and a professor of geography at Coast Mountain College in Terrace, BC, where he teaches in the Environmental Geoscience program. He completed his Ph.D. from UNBC in 2014.

Research and Expertise

Matt's current research focuses on glacier response to climate change and relations to water quality in sub-drainages of the Nass and Skeena river systems in northwest BC.

Research Fields
  • Earth Science
  • Environment
  • GIS and remote sensing
  • Geography
  • Glaciology
Areas of Expertise
Glacier mass balance, glaciology, hydrology, climate change, GIS and remote sensing.