Dr. Duncan McIlroy


Professor of Earth Sciences | Director of the Bonne Bay Marine Station

Contact Information

Office: ER 6009
Phone: 709-864-6722
Fax: 709-864-2589
E-mail: dmcilroy @ mun.ca

Research Interests

  • Palaeobiology & Palaeoenvironments of the Neoproterozoic-lower Cambrian
  • Ichnology and Ichnofabrics
  • Neoichnology

My Current Graduate Students:

Jessica Hawco (MSc Candidate)

Kendra Power (MSc Candidate) Palaeontology of the lower Cambrian of the UK

Chris McKean (PhD Candidate)- The Ediacaran fossils of Spaniard's Bay, Newfoundland.

Giovanni Pasinetti (PhD Candidate)- Bradgatia and related fossils from the Ediacaran of Newfoundland.

Jack Matthews (Postdoctoral Researcher)- Geoconservation and Geoheritage

Rod Taylor (Postdoctoral Researcher)- Palaeobiology of the Ediacaran Rangeomorpha