Kevin Mulcahy

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  • Doctoral Aspirant

Contact Info



Faculty Mentor: Chris Beard

Research Interest: Vertebrate paleontology, vertebrate evolution, vertebrate morphology, biogeography, effects of climatic change on vertebrate evolution

Hometown: Yardley, Pennsylvania


B.S. in Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
B.A. in Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh

Selected Publications

Mulcahy, K. 2023. Relative abundance of vertebrate fossil taxa in the Upper Cretaceous exposures of Monmouth County brooks & a test of species richness extrapolators. The Mosasaur - the Journal of the Delaware Valley Paleontological Society 13(1): 1–14.

Selected Presentations

Mulcahy, K. Measuring Prehistoric Biodiversity In The Brooks Of Monmouth County. April 2023 Meeting of the Delaware Valley Paleontological Society, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, April 2023. Invited Oral Presentation. 

Mulcahy, K., Zallek, T. Inter-and Intraspecific Variation Leads to Different Invasion Outcomes. University of Pittsburgh Department of Biological Sciences 2022 Undergraduate Research Symposium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, February 2022. Poster Presentation.

Awards & Honors

Mulcahy, K. Delaware Valley Paleontological Society Monthly Speaker Honorarium. The Delaware Valley Paleontological Society. $150. 4/27/2023.