Current position: Technician and Departmental Safety Representative, Department of Plant Biology, Cornell University
Paleontological interests: microfossils- ostracodes, foraminifera, radiolarians, and diatoms.
1992 - M.S. (Micropaleontology) Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio (Thesis: Pennsylvanian Bairdiidae Ostracoda of the Appalachian Basin).
1990 - B.S. (Geology) California University of Pennsylvania, California, Pennsylvania.
Hoare, R. D., J. L. Svitko, and M. T. Sturgeon, 1999. Pennsylvanian Bairdiidae (Ostracoda) from the Appalachian Basin. Journal of Paleontology 73 (3): 437-453.
Svitko, J. L., 1998. L. H. Bailey Hortorium lab safety guide for new students. Pamphlet, published by the author, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.
Svitko, J. L., 2001. Plant Biology lab safety guide for new students. Pamphlet, published by the author, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.