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Publications and CV

CURRICULUM VITAE (link to pdf; updated 13 February 2015)

PAPERS PUBLISHED OR IN PRESS

Nadelson, L., Jorcyk, C., Yang, D., Jarratt-Smith, M., Matson, S., Cornell, K., and Husting, V., 2014. I Just Don’t Trust Them: The Development and Validation of an Assessment Instrument to Measure Trust in Science and Scientists. School Science and Mathematics, v. 114, p. 76–86.

Matson, S.D., Rook, L., Oms, O., and Fox, D.L., 2012. Carbon isotopic record of terrestrial ecosystems spanning the Late Miocene extinction of Oreopithecus bambolii, Baccinello Basin (Tuscany, Italy). Journal of Human Evolution, v. 63, p. 127–139.

Matson, S.D. and Fox, D.L., 2010. Stable isotopic evidence for terrestrial latitudinal climate gradients in the Late Miocene of the Iberian Peninsula. Palaeogeography, Palaeoecology, Palaeoclimatology, v. 287, p. 28–44.

Matson, S.D. and Fox., D.L., 2008, Can fossil turtle bone apatite be used to reconstruct paleoclimates? PALAIOS, v. 23, p. 24–34.

PRESENTATIONS

Matson, S.D., Gibert, Ll., Scott, G.R., and Fox, D.L., 2014, Plio-Pleistocene continental paleoclimate record from the Zújar section, Guadix-Baza Basin (SE Spain). (Abstract accepted for the 2014 American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, 15–19 December, San Francisco, CA)

*Bundy, K. and Matson, S.D., 2013, Assessing the reliability of stable isotopes in fossil bone: A unique case study of prehistoric lung pathology. (Poster presentation, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, 27–30 October, Denver, CO)

Matson, S.D., Rook, L., Oms, O., and Fox, D.L., 2011, Carbon isotopic record of the relative roles of biotic and abiotic factors in the Late Miocene extinction of Oreopithecus bambolii, Baccinello Basin, Tuscany. (Oral presentation, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, 2–5 November, Las Vegas, NV)

Matson, S.D., Gibert, Ll., Fox, D.L., and Scott, G.R., 2011, Wet climate in southeast Spain during the Messinian Salinity Crisis. (Oral presentation, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, October 9th-12th, Minneapolis, MN)

Matson, S.D. and Viskupic, K., 2011, Mobile technology as a tool for enhancing student learning in geosciences. (Poster presentation, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, 9– 12 October, Minneapolis, MN)

Matson, S.D. and Fox, D.L., 2009, Late Neogene terrestrial paleoclimate and paleoecology of the Iberian Peninsula: A stable isotopic record from mammals (oral presentation at the 2009 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, October 18th-21st, Portland, OR)

Matson, S.D. and Fox, D.L., 2007, Stable isotopic record of Messinian mammals from the circum-Mediterranean region (oral presentation at the 2007 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting, October 17th-20th, Austin, TX)

Matson, S.D., Fox, D.L., Marcot, J.D., Janis, C., 2006, Comparison of Neogene records of environmental change in the Great Plains, U.S.A., based on paleosol carbonates and paleodiets of Equidae (oral presentation at the 2006 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting, October 17th-22nd, Ottawa, Canada)

Matson, S. D. and Fox, D. L., 2005, Can Fossil Turtle Bone Apatite be Used to Reconstruct Paleoclimates? (poster presentation at the 15th annual Goldschmidt Conference, May 20th-25th, Moscow, ID)

Matson, S. D. and Fox, D. L., 2005, Stable isotope record from paleosols and mammals, Guadix-Baza Basin, Spain. (oral presentation at the second annual Midwest Symposium of Student Paleontologic Research, April 8th-9th, Madison, WI)

Matson, S. D. and Fox, D. L., 2004, The oxygen isotopic integrity of fossil turtle bone: An example from the Paleocene-Eocene of Wyoming. (oral presentation at the 2004 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, November 7th-10th, Denver, CO)

Matson, S. D., Voorhies, M. R., Corner, R. G., Joeckel, R. M., Vrana, B., 2002, A new long-necked plesiosaur specimen from the Graneros Shale (Cretaceous, Cenomanian), Ponca State Park, Nebraska. (oral presentation at the 112th annual meeting of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences, April 26th, 2002, Lincoln, NE)

Matson, S. D., Gosselin, D. C., Harvey, F. E., Goeke, J. W., 2002, Investigation of groundwater and surface water interactions in an irrigated area of western Nebraska using geochemical and stable isotopic evidence. (oral presentation at the 112th annual meeting of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences, April 26th, 2002, Lincoln, NE)

*student author