Name:  Steven Fields
Title:  Adjunct Faculty
Education:  Ph.D., Integrative Biology, University of South Carolina
M.S., Biology, Winthrop University
B.S., Biology, Winthrop University
Office:  104 Dalton Hall   
Phone:  803/323-3059
Area(s):  Terrestrial Vertebrates of the Carolina Piedmont, Vertebrate Paleontology of the Eastern U.S.


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Dr. Fields teaches in the Department of Biology at Winthrop. He earned his Ph.D. in integrative biology from the University of South Carolina. Fields teaches general biology courses for non-science majors, as well as courses on the natural history of South Carolina and a special topics course on mammals.

In addition to teaching at Winthrop since 1997, Fields has worked as a museum educator and curator since 1986. He is currently the curator of natural history for the Culture and Heritage Museums of York County.

Fields has published several papers on natural history and paleontology in refereed journals such as Southeastern Naturalist, Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, and Acta Paleontologica. He also writes a monthly nature column for YC (York County) Magazine.