Thomas E. Williamson
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
1801 Mountain Road, NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104-1375

Tom Williamson is a Curator of Paleontology at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science. Tom received his Ph.D and M.S. at the University of New Mexico and his bachelorís degree at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His primary research interests involves Cretaceous and Paleocene vertebrates of North America with an emphasis on phylogeny, taxonomy, biogeography, and biostratigraphy of selected groups including dinosaurs and mammals. He has long had an interest in early Paleocene mammals of the San Juan Basin, New Mexico and is currently focused on the post-extinction ecological recovery and evolutionary radiation of mammals based largely on this record.