Bruce Tiffney



  Harvard University, Graduate Study in Paleobotany, 1972-1977. Title of thesis: Contributions to a Monograph of the Fruit and Seed Flora of the Brandon Lignite, 303 pp.
  University of British Columbia, Graduate Study in plant ecology, 1971-1972. No degree awarded.
  Boston University, Major in Geology, 1967-1971.


Academic Positions

  1994- : Professor of Geology, University of California
  1986-1994: Associate Professor of Geology, University of California, Santa Barbara
  1986- : Curator, paleontological collections, UCSB Museum of Systematics and Ecology
  1983-1986: Associate Curator of the D. C. Eaton Herbarium, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
  1977-1986: Assistant (1977-1982) then Associate Curator (1982-1986), Paleobotanical Collections of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
  1977-1986: Assistant Professor of Biology (1977-1982); Associate Professor (1982-1986) Yale University
  1973-1976: Harvard University - Teaching Fellow in: Paleobotany, Plant Anatomy, Introductory Botany, General Ecology.


Academic Honors

  Fellow, Geological Society of America.
  Junior Faculty Fellowship, Yale University, second term, Academic Year 1981-1982.
  Anna C. Ames Fellow in Biology, Harvard University, 1974-1975, 1975-1976.
  A.B. Cum Laude in Geology, Boston University, 1971.


Professional Organizations

  Geological Society of America
  Botanical Society of America, Paleobotanical Section
  International Organization for Paleobotany
  International Association of Wood Anatomists
  The Society of Systematic Biology
  International Association of Plant Taxonomists
  Association for Tropical Biology
  Tertiary Research Group
  Society for the Study of Evolution
  Society of Vertebrate Paleontology



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