Hello! Welcome to the lab website of Dr. Stephen Q. Dornbos, Associate Professor of Geosciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Our lab research centers on the evolutionary paleoecology of early animals during the Ediacaran–Cambrian biodiversification event and the geobiology of microbial structures in siliciclastic and carbonate rocks. 
Please explore this website to learn more about who we are and what we do.

Recent Blog Posts

  • Shabu-Shabu Time We are back in Ulaanbaatar after a successful time in the field. You get into a rhythm out there that is hard to break. Mongolia has one time zone, so ...
    Posted Jul 27, 2015, 7:38 AM by Steve Dornbos
  • Ulaanbaatar Field Prep I am now in Ulaanbaatar with Dr. Oji and his grad students, Kanayama-san and Yada-san. We will be here until the 18th, when we descend into the field ...
    Posted Jul 25, 2015, 11:45 PM by Steve Dornbos
  • Sumo and Sushi I watched part of a sumo tournament on tv and had dinner at the hotel sushi bar to ward off the jet lag. I've enjoyed watching sumo before in ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2015, 5:25 AM by Steve Dornbos
  • Tokyo Jet Lag I made it to Tokyo and will spend the night here at the Hotel Nikko Narita near the airport. Tomorrow I will meet Dr. Tatsuo Oji and his grad students ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2015, 5:25 AM by Steve Dornbos
  • Back to Mongolia I'm leaving for Mongolia on Monday for more fieldwork in Gobi-Altai and Zavkhan Provinces in the western part of the country. Once again, I'll be part of ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2015, 10:01 PM by Steve Dornbos
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Contact Information

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Telephone: (414) 229-6630

Office: Lapham Hall 372

Mail address:
Department of Geosciences
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
3209 N. Maryland Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211