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Colin Sproat BSc, MSc, PhD

Assistant Professor

Faculty Member in Geological Sciences
Graduate Supervisor in Geological Sciences

Geology 320

Research Area(s)

  • Taxonomy and diversity of Ordovician and Silurian brachiopods
  • Evolutionary trends in Early Paleozoic brachiopods in terms of time and space
  • Ordovician and Silurian brachiopod paleobiogeography, focusing on North America and China
  • Paleoecology of the Early Paleozoic benthic ecosystems


Ordovican Silurian brachiopods evolution paleobiogeography paleoecology paleontology