North Dakota Geological Survey

Paleontology

 

Jeff J. Person

Paleontologist, Collections Manager

jjperson@nd.gov

(701) 328-2803
600 East Boulevard
Bismarck, ND 58505-0840

Job Description

Jeff splits his time between field work, research, collections work, exhibits, lab work, editing, and outreach. As collections manager, he is in charge of cataloging and curating all specimens within and entering the North Dakota State Fossil Collection. Please contact Jeff Person or Clint Boyd about loan inquiries.

Education

2000: M.S. Paleontology, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
1997: B.S. Geology, University of North Dakota

Publications

Public Outreach & Available Presentations

  • Geology and Paleontology of North Dakota
  • Exhibits in Time Lapse
  • The Rise of Mammals
  • Evolution of a fossil: From death to exhibition