Jay O'Sullivan






401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606

Building Location

HSHP 229

Meet Jay O'Sullivan

Chair/Associate Professor, Health Sciences and Human Performance

Education: 1988 Arizona State University, B.A.
1995 Hunter College, City University of New York, M.A.
2002 University of Florida, Ph.D.

Courses Taught: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Human Anatomy and Physiology II

Career Specialties: Jay O’Sullivan specializes in the study of evolution and ecology of mammals, particularly horses, primates and opossums. He earned a doctoral degree in vertebrate paleontology and a master’s in biological anthropology.

Professional and Community Activities: O'Sullivan is a member of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, American Society of Mammalogists and the Society for the Study of Mammalian Evolution.

He has participated in field work in Florida, Georgia, Arizona and Wyoming and has shared his knowledge of paleontology with groups at schools and museums.