Philip D. Gingerich Ph.D.
Evolution of mammals
Academic Discipline: Paleontology
Appointments: Professor, Geological Sciences, Adjunct Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Adjunct Professor, Anthropology, Director, Museum of Paleontology, College of Literature, Science, & the Arts
Phone: (734) 764-0490
· Evolutionary change in mammals as documented in fossil record.
· Field research in Wyoming, Egypt and Pakistan on primates and whales.
· Discovered fossil remains of ancestor to modern whales.
· Director and Curator, U-M Museum of Paleontology.