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Larry Witmer, PhD

Larry Witmer 2022
Professor, Anatomy; Chang Ying-Chien Professor of Paleontology
Life Sciences Building 123, Athens Campus
Biomedical Sciences
  • 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)
  • 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.


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