To be announced


Dr. Benjamin Sames

Reviewer for

Proceedings of the Royal Scociety B: Biological Sciences, Palaeontology, Gondwana Research, Cretaceous Research, Journal of Paleontology, Journal of Stratigraphy, Fossil Record, Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences, Journal of Iberian Geology, Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia, Micropaleontology, Palaeo 3, Annales de Paléontologie, Geoscience Frontiers, Palaeoworld ...

Current Projects


   Project Leader Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) project “Late Mesozoic lacustrine systems in Tunisia and their global correlation (IGCP 632 Lacustrine Systems)” (Subproject to IGCP 632 “Continental Crises of the Jurassic: Major Extinction Events and Environmental Changes within Lacustrine Ecosystems” via International Geoscience Programme (IGCP)


   Project Leader Austrian Science Fund (FWF) Project P 27687 “Integrating palaeoenvironmental and climate cyclicities – An optimized stratigraphic framework in the non-marine Lower Cretaceous” (Short title “Lower Cretaceous Climate and Non-marine Stratigraphy - LCCNS”)



    Associate Editor of the Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences (AJES), http://www.univie.ac.at/ajes/editorial_board/

Previous Projects


   Secretary of, and Scientific Collaborator in, UNESCO/IUGS - International Geoscience Programme Project IGCP 609 “Climate-environmental deterioriations during greenhouse phases: Causes and consequences of short-term Cretaceous sea-level changes”


   UNESCO/IUGS - International Geoscience Program IGCP 555 “Rapid Environmental/Climate Change in the Cretaceous Greenhouse World: Ocean-Land Interactions”