Penny Higgins is a research associate at the University of Rochester. She has worked at SIREAL, managing its daily operations, since 2005.

Her formal training is in vertebrate paleontology, and today she uses light isotopic analysis from fossil bones and teeth to make interpretations of past climate and weather patterns.

Penny actively seeks collaborative research projects utilizing stable isotopes from geological materials.

Contact: pennilyn [dot] higgins [at] rochester [dot] edu or 585-275-0601