Yoshitsugu Kobayashi received his B.S. degree with honors in geology from University of Wyoming, Wyo, USA, in 1995 and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in vertebrate paleontology from Southern Methodist University, Tx, USA, in 1998 and 2004, respectively. He is an Associate Professor at the Hokkaido University Museum at Hokkaido University, where he has served on the faculty since 2006. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Science Department of Natural History Sciences at Hokkaido University, Japan, and an Invited Associate Professor at the Osaka University Museum at Osaka University, Japan. His areas of expertise are in vertebrate paleontology (dinosaurs and other reptiles). He has published over 40 refereed journal papers and many public books. He is an Associate Editor of PALAIOS and Journal of the Paleontological Society of Korea.
Biography Updated on 25 June 2012