Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology Editorial Staff

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Senior Editor and Co-Chair
Patrick O’Connor
Biomedical Sciences
Ohio Univ
228 Irvine Hall
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740-593-2110

Senior Editor and Co-Chair
Annalisa Berta
San Diego State University
Department of Biology
5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182 USA
Phone: +1-619-594-5392
Fax: +1-619-594-5676

Managing Editor
Jason Anderson
University of Calgary
Dept of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine
3330 Hospital Dr.
Calgary, AB T2N 4N1
Phone: +1-403-210-8661

Technical Editors

Dr. Patrick Druckenmiller
Department of geology and Geophysics
University of Alaska Fairbanks
907 Yukon Dr.
Fairbanks, AK USA 99775-6960
Phone: 907-474-6954

John M. Harris
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90007 USA
Phone: 213 763-3321

Patricia E. Ralrick
Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology
Box 7500
Drumheller, AB T0J0Y2 Canada
Phone: 403-823-7707 x3325

Memoirs Editor (2015)
Randy Irmis
Univ of Utah
Natural History Museum of Utah
301 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1214
Phone: 801-585-0561

Memoirs Editor (2014)
Jeffrey Wilson

Book Reviews Editor
David K. Elliott
Department of Geology
Northern Arizona University
PO Box 4099
Flagstaff AZ 86011-4099
Phone: +1-928-523-7188
Fax: +1-928-523-9220

JVP Abstracts and Program Editors
Robert L. Anemone
Professor and Head
426 Graham Bldg
University of North Carolina
Greensboro, NC 27412-5000
Phone: +1-336-256-1189

Erin Maxwell
University of Alberta


Editorial Board
Alan Turner, SUNY Stonybrook, NY, USA - Starting January 2014
Jennifer Botha-Brink - Starting January 2014
Richard Butler, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, U.K.
Jack Conrad, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine,USA
Ed Davis, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, U.S.A.
Erich Fitzgerald, Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Matt Friedman, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Anjali Goswami, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Thomas Martin, Universität Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Sean P. Modesto, Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
F. Robin O'Keefe, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
Emily Rayfield, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Martha Richter, The Natural History Museum Dept of Palaeontology, Teddington, United Kingdom
Guillermo W. Rougier, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Bruce Rubidge, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Marcelo Sánchez-Villagra, Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Juliana Sterli, Museo Paleontologic Egidio Feruglio, Trelew, Argentina
Jessica M. Theodor, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Charles J. Underwood, Birkbeck College, London, UK
Blaire Van Valkenburgh, UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Florian Witzmann, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany
Trevor H. Worthy, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia