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Brad Sageman

Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences


Areas of Focus

  • Geology and Earth history
  • Paleoclimate
  • Climate change
  • Energy and sustainability


  • Stratigraphy, particularly the development of geologic time scales, as well as analysis of paleoenvironmental conditions, such as temperature and oxygen levels.
  • Studies of the Earth’s paleo-carbon cycle and its relationship to changes in the climate.
  • Development and application of astrochronologic and sequence stratigraphic techniques to improve high-resolution time scales for ancient stratigraphic sequences.
  • Geographic focus on the Cretaceous Western Interior basin of North America, but recent work has included a number of other research sites in Europe and Asia, as well as ocean drilling core samples.