Just prior to this, first publications with students, Matt Klett in 1974
Indexing the major journals.Dr. E didn’t chase impact factors or highly selective journals (although he certainly was published in some of the best), but also chose to publish in local or regional journals that fit his topics
120 citations over time.Few self citations, double edged sword – citations are one way that new research is discovered. New self citations in 2000s seemed to lead to a re-discovery of some of ericksons earlier workThis is a low number – why – grey literature
India, Canada, Britain, France, Denmark, Poland, and New Zealand. One reference on Wikipedia: Hoganson, J.W., and Erickson, J.M., 2005, A New Species of Ischyodus (Chondrichthyes: Holocephali: Callorhynchidae) From Upper Maastrichtian Shallow Marine Facies of the Fox Hills and Hell Creek Formations, Williston Basin, North Dakota, USA: Palaeontology, v. 48, no. 4, p. 709–721, doi: 10.1111/j.1475-4983.2005.00475.x.
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The Contributions Of Dr. J. Mark Erickson ToThe Geological Literature: With Students And Scholars, From The North Country To The International Community SLUGAC 8 Bonnie J. M. Swoger Milne Library SUNY Geneseo
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JOURNAL OFPA L E O N TO LOGY1 971Vo l . 41No. 2pp. 589-593
GASTROPODSErickson, J.M.,1 971 , W i n d -o r i e n te dgastropodshells asi n d i c a to r s o fp a l e ow i n dd i r ec t i o n :Journal ofSedimentaryRe s e a r c h , v.41 , n o . 2 , p .589–593.
LIMULIDS Holland J r. , F. D . , E r i c k s o n, J.M., and O’Brien, D.E., 19 7 5 , C a s te r o l i m u l u s : a n e w L a te Cretaceous generic link in Limulid lineage: Bulletins of American P a l e o n t o l o g y, v. 6 7 , n o . 2 87 , p . 2 3 5 – 24 9 .New Genus: Casterolimulus
INSECTS ON CLAMS Erickson, J.M., 1 9 8 3 , Tr i c h o p te r o domus leonardi, a new genus and species of p s yc h o my i i d caddisfly (Insecta: Tr i c h o p te r a ) r e p r e s e n te d by retreats from the Paleocene of North: Journal of P a l e o n t o l o g y, v. 57 , n o . 3 , p . 5 6 0 – 5 6 7.New genus and species: Trichopterodomus leonardi
TRACEFOSSILSB j e r s te d t , T. W. ,andErickson, J.M., 19 8 9 , Tr a c efossils andbioturbation inperitidal facieso f t h e Po t s d a m -Theresaformations(Cambrian-Ordovician), Nort h we s tAdirondacks:P a l a i o s , v. 4 , n o .3 , p . 2 0 3 – 2 24 .
FISHC a r p e n te r, S . J . ,Erickson, J.M.,andH o l l a n d , F. D . , 20 0 3 , M i g r a t i ono f a L a teC r et a c e o usf i s h . : N a t u r e , v.423, no.6935, p. 70–4, doi:1 0 .1 0 3 8 / n a t ure 01 57 5 .
LEAVESPeppe, D.J., Erickson, J.M., andH i c k y, L . J . , 2 0 0 7 , Fossil LeafSpec ies From TheFox HillsFormation (UpperCretaceous:NorthDakota, USA) andtheirPaleogeographicSignificance:Journal ofP a l e o n t o l o g y, v.81 , no. 3, p.550–567, doi:1 0 . 1 6 6 6 / 0 5 0 6 7. 1.
Journal PublicationsCompass of Sigma Gamma Epsilon 8Journal of Paleontology 3Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 2Journal of Sedimentary Research 2North Dakota Academy of Science Proceedings 2Proceedings of the North Dakota Academy of Science 2Bulletins of American Paleontology 1Earth Science Curriculum Project Newsletter 1Nature 1Palaeontology 1Palaios 1The New phytologist 1The Open Paleontology Journal 1
COLLABORATION AND CO-AUTHORSHIP Number of Co-authors by year432101965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015
CITATIONS: BRIEF DIGRESSIONWeb of Science (Science Citation Index)ScopusGoogle Scholar Used only selectively for this study
TOP CITED PUBLICATIONSPublication Scopus Web of Google Science ScholarS. J. Carpenter, J. M. Erickson, K. C. Lohmann, M. R.Owen, Journal of Sedimentary Petrology 58, 706–723(1988). 20 35 57S. J. Carpenter, J. M. Erickson, F. D. Holland, Nature 423, 70–4 (2003). 22 22 30D. J. Peppe, J. M. Erickson, L. J. Hickey, Journal ofPaleontology 81, 550–567 (2007). 6 7 8D. J. Peppe et al., The New Phytologist 190, 724–39 (2011). 17 15 30J. Erickson, T. Bouchard, Journal of Paleontology 77, 1002–1010 (2003). 4 4 7J. W. Hoganson, J. M. Erickson, Palaeontology 48, 709–721(2005). 5 5 5T. W. Bjerstedt, J. M. Erickson, Palaios 4, 203–224 (1989). 21 0 38
TOP CITING JOURNALSJournal FrequencyJournal of Sedimentary Research 13Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 7Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 5Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 4New Phytologist 4Palaios 4PLOS ONE 4Geology 3Ichnos 3Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie 3Sedimentology 3Earth and Planetary Science Letters 2Environmental Biology of Fishes 2Journal of Archaeological Science 2Journal of Paleontology 4Lethaia 2Marine Ecology 2Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2Sedimentary Geology 2
STUDENT PUBLICATIONS 63 Senior Theses, starting in 1974 Co-authored with many students 91 publications identified Gross underestimate Let’s add to the list
AND MORE… Links to the Mendeley Groups (and lists of publications by Dr. E, citing Dr. E or by Dr. E’s students) are available online at my website, the Undergraduate Science Librarian The Undergraduate Science Librarian: http://theundergraduatesciencelibrarian.org Information Culture http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/information-culture/ Direct link: http://bit.ly/contributions_of_DrE