Bruce MacFadden in PanamaResearch Interests

  • Fossil vertebrates, stable isotopes, and global change, with emphasis on paleobiology, macroevolution, and paleoecology of Neogene mammals (particularly herbivores) of the Americas
  • Diagenesis of fossil bones and teeth, including sharks and edentates
  • Informal science education and broader impacts of natural history museums

Collection-related Activities

  • Field work related to active collection-based research projects in Florida, Nebraska, Panama and South America
  • Educational outreach to Florida fossil clubs