Jansen Smith

Jansen Smith
Graduate Student

Concentration

Education

Overview

Jansen is interested in species interactions in the recent past and
fossil record. Records of life in the past can tell us about the state of
nature before human impacts and how life existed previously can
inform conservation and restoration efforts by providing historical
and baseline data.

Research Focus

His overarching research interest is in applying paleontological data and approaches to achieve whole ecosystem restoration and conservation.