Patricia A. Holroyd
Museum of Paleontology
University of California
1101 Valley Life Sciences Building
Berkeley, California 94720
Patricia A. Holroyd is a senior museum scientist at the University of California Museum of Paleontology in Berkeley. She received her B.A. from the University of Kansas and Ph.D. from Duke University. She divides her time between an endless stream of email, a finite stream of students and researchers, and rare, wondrous moments studying fossils. Her primary research interests are in assemblage-based analyses of biogeography and diversity in terrestrial vertebrate communities in times of past global warming.
Brian D. Rankin
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary
2500 University Ave NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4
Brian D. Rankin received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. from the University of Alberta. Currently, he is working on a Ph.D. in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Calgary. His research interests are centered on mammalian evolution across the Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary, with particular emphasis on the post-Cretaceous adaptive radiation.