Steve Brusatte

Dr Steve Brusatte is a paleontologist on the faculty
of the School of GeoSciences at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. He grew up in the
Midwestern United States and has a BS in
Geophysical Sciences from the University of Chicago, MSc in Palaeobiology from the University of Bristol (UK), and PhD in Earth and Environmental Sciences from Columbia University in New York. At age thirtyone, Steve is widely recognized as one of the leading paleontologists of his generation. He has written
over one hundred peer-reviewed scientific papers
during his decade of research in the field, named
and described over ten new species of dinosaurs,
and led groundbreaking studies on how dinosaurs
rose to dominance and went extinct. One of his
particular research interests is the evolutionary
transition between dinosaurs and birds and he is a
noted specialist on the anatomy, genealogy, and evolution of the carnivorous dinosaurs like Tyrannosaurus and Velociraptor.

Books by Steve Brusatte