Laurel S. Collins

Research Interests 

  • Benthic foraminifera paleoecology, paleobiogeography and evolution
  • Rise of the Isthmus of Panama: timing, rates of uplift, and biotic effects
  • Effects of deep sea oil spill on benthic foraminifera
  • Paleoenvironmental change in South Florida


Contact Information

Department of Earth and Environment, and Department of Biological Sciences
Florida International University
Miami, FL 33199 USA