UT Paleontology Seminar Series

All are welcome to attend the Subsurface, Surface & Life program’s weekly seminars on Paleontology.

These talks are on Thursdays at 11am CST. While normally held on campus, please acquire and use  a Zoom account during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The UT Paleontology seminars for 2020-2021 is managed by John Moretti and includes:


Date Speaker/Affiliation Field/Title Location
Oct. 8
University of Arkansas
Filling the void: the cascading impacts of the late Pleistocene megafaunal extinction in Texas. Zoom link
Oct. 22 Travis Stone


Exploring Reef Dynamics in the Late Triassic and Early Jurassic. Zoom link
Nov. 5 Advait Jukar

Yale University

The Last 200 Years of Megafaunal Extinction Research in India. Zoom link
Nov. 12 William Taylor

University of Colorado

Understanding Horse Domestication through Scientific Archaeo-Zoology. Zoom link
Nov. 19 Oriol Lapiedra

CREAF, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

The Role of Animal Behavior for Adaptation to Changing Environments Zoom link