Larry Witmer, PhD

Professor, Anatomy; Chang Ying-Chien Professor of Paleontology
Biomedical Sciences
Life Sciences Building 123, Athens Campus
740.591.7712
 
Education:
  • Biology (BA), Cornell University, 1982
  • Systematics and Ecology (MA), University of Kansas (1987)
  • Cell Biology and Anatomy (PhD), Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1992)
Expertise:
  • Comparative anatomy
  • Comparative physiology
  • Functional morphology
  • Vertebrate paleontology
  • 3D imaging and analysis
  • Science communication
Summary of Work:
 

21st century approaches to fleshing out the past. Mission: to use the structure of past & present animals to interpret evolutionary history. Combining innovative imaging with traditional methods to explore evolution of the brain, sensory systems, feeding apparatus, thermal physiology, etc.

Links:

WitmerLab sites on OU servers

Witmer’s personal site

Ohio University MicroCT Facility

WitmerLab Facebook page

WitmerLab YouTube Channel

WitmerLab Twitter (@WitmerLab)

WitmerLab Instagram

WitmerLab Sketchfab

WitmerLab “Pick and Scalpel” blog