Dr. David R. Greenwood

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Professor, Dept. of Biology

Graduate co-ordinator M.Sc. (Environmental & Life Sciences) from 2014 – 2015.

 Affiliate, Dept. of Geology, Brandon University

Academic Degrees and training

Smithsonian Postdoctoral Fellowship (S.L. Wing), Paleobiology Dept., National Museum of Natural History (1992-1993)

NSERC International Postdoctoral Fellowship (J.F. Basinger), University of Saskatchewan (1990-1992)

Ph.D., University of Adelaide (1988)
B.Sc.(Hons), University of Adelaide (1982)

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My Research Interests

I use the fossil record of terrestrial plants (fossil leaves, pollen and spores) to reconstruct climates of the geological past, and the forest ecosystems they represent. Details about my research program can be found on the Research Projects page.

I have received funding for my research from NSERC (2005-2008; 2009-2013), Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), the province of Manitoba (MRIF), and from Brandon University (BURC; 2005-2006, 2009-2010; 2011-2012; 2014-2015). I was previously funded by the Australian Research Council (1995; 1997; 1998-2000; 2001).

Thanks to funding from:

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