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 McIlroyPaleoenvironmental analysis

Dr. Elliott Burden

Dr. Duncan McIlroy
Organism-sediment interactions

Dr. Duncan McIlroy