Student Profile

Jackson School of Geosciences

Benjamin T Breeden

Benjamin T Breeden
B.S., Geology, University of Maryland, College Park, 2011
M.S., Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, expected 2015

Office: JGB 3.308
Mailcode: C9000


Committee Member

I am broadly interested in terrestrial faunal change across the Triassic-Jurassic Boundary on the Colorado Plateau. My current research focuses on the early evolution of armored dinosaurs in North America.

Current Research Projects

Description of new material of the ornithischian dinosaur Scutellosaurus lawleri from the Lower Jurassic Kayenta Formation of northern Arizona

A stable isotopic investigation of resource partitioning among neosauropod dinosaurs of the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation, Paleo Brownbag Series, Jackson Geoscience Building, The University of Texas at Austin (2014)