Paleontology

The study of all types of evidence for ancient life (fossils) is termed paleontology. Paleontological data are used to address both fundamental and applied problems such as evolution and palaeoenvironmental analysis.

The following faculty members undertake paleontological research

Biostratigraphy

Dr. Elliott Burden

Paleobiology and taphonomy

Dr. Duncan McIlroy

Paleoenvironmental analysis

Dr. Elliott Burden

Dr. Duncan McIlroy

Organism-sediment interactions

Dr. Duncan McIlroy

Contact

Earth Sciences

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca