Morgan Schaller

Assistant Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences


Ph.D. Geochemistry, Rutgers University

Research Focus
  • Stable Isotope Geochemistry
  • Paleoclimates
Select Works
  • Knobbe T. K., and Schaller, M.F. (2018) Tight coupling between atmospheric pCO2 and temperature during the Late Triassic. Geology. doi: 10.1130/G39405.1
  • Schaller, M.F., Fung, M.K., Wright, J.D., Katz, M., Kent, D.V. (2016) Impact Ejecta at the Paleocene Eocene Boundary. Science.Vol. 354, Issue 6309, pp. 225-229, DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf5466
  • Tornabene, C., Martindale, R.C., Wang, X.T., Schaller, M.F., (2017) Detecting photosymbiosis in fossil scleractinian corals. Scientific Reports. 7: 9465. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-09008-4
  • Drake, J. L., Schaller, M. F., Mass, T., Godfrey, L., Fu, A., Sherrell, R. M., Rosenthal, Y., and Falkowski, P. G., (2017) Molecular and geochemical perspectives on the influence of CO2 on calcification in coral cell cultures: Limnology and Oceanography. doi:10.1002/lno.10617
  • Schaller, M. F., (2015) Corrosive Circulation, Nature Geoscience, doi: 10.1038/ngeo2446
  • Whiteside, J.H., Lindström, S., Irmis, R, Glasspool, I., Schaller, M.F., Dunlavey M., Nesbitt, S., Smith, N., Turner, A., (2015) Ecosystem instability during the Late Triassic rise of dinosaurs, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 10.1073/pnas.1505252112
  • Cermeñoa, P., Falkowski, P.G., Romero, O.E., Schaller, M.F., Vallina, S.M., (2015) Continental erosion and the Cenozoic rise of marine diatoms, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, v.112, p. 4239 – 4244.
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V., (2014), A 30 Myr record of Late Triassic atmospheric pCO2 variation reflects a fundamental control of the carbon cycle by changes in continental weathering, Geological Society of America Bulletin. Doi: 10.1130/B31107.1