Paul Selden

Research Centers - Geology, KU Biodiversity Institute
Director of the Paleontological Institute
Gulf-Hedberg Distinguished Professor
Primary office:
Lindley Hall
Room 121
University of Kansas
1475 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045



Ph.D., University of Cambridge, Darwin College

B.Sc. (Hons), Geology and Zoology, class 2(i), University of Manchester


Teaching Interests

  • Paleontology


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