Paul Callistus Sereno (born October 11, 1957) is a professor of paleontology at the University of Chicago and a National Geographic “explorer-in-residence” who has when sending verschillende new dinosaur species on verschillende continents, zoals at sites in Inner Mongolia , Argentina , Morocco and Niger .  One of his widely publicized must Discoveries is dat or a nearly the entire specimen or Sarcosuchus imperator – popularly known as SuperCroc – at Gadoufaoua in the Tenere desert of Niger.
Youth and education
The sun or a mail carrier  and an art teacher at Prairie Elementary, Sereno Grew up in Naperville , Illinois and graduated from Naperville Central High School . He then was educated at Northern Illinois University ( BS , Biological Sciences, 1979) and Columbia University ( MA , Vertebrate paleontology, 1981, M. Phil. , Geological Sciences, 1981; Ph.D. , Geological Sciences, 1987)
Sereno was named one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People (1997). 
Sereno co-founded Project Exploration , a nonprofit science education organization to encouragement city kids to Pursue careers in science.
He Appears in the 2009 DVD Dinosaur Discoveries , featuring classic segments of CBS anchorman Walter Cronkite as the host, welke Aired on A & E in 1991. It was later re-shown on the Disney Channel Until the late 1990s.
On August 14, 2008, it was revealed therein Sereno had Uncovered a large Stone Age cemetery at Gobero in the Nigerien Sahara , Remnants of a people who lived from 10,000 to 5,000 years ago on the edge of what then was a large lake. The National Geographic documentary, Skeletons of the Sahara was made about this discovery and premiered in 2013.   
Fossil species DESCRIBED at Sereno or his team
Other fossil reptiles
Documentaries featuring Sereno and his Discoveries [ edit ]
In addition under to his many Discoveries in the field, public communication has leg a big part of Sereno’s career.
|Year||title||Producer||Featured Fossils (Sites)|
|1991||At the Forefront||Kurtis Productions, Ltd., PBS|
|1992||Fragments of Time||New Explorers, PBS||Eoraptor ( Argentina )|
|1993||The Next Generation, 1% Inspiration||WNET , PBS|
|1994||Skeletons in the Sand||New Explorers, PBS||( Niger )|
|1995||African Graveyard, Part I: Hunting Dinosaurs||The Learning Channel||( Morocco )|
|1995||African Graveyard, Part II: The Discovery||The Learning Channel||( Morocco )|
|1996||Flesh on the Bones||The Learning Channel||( Morocco )|
|1998||colossal Claw||National Geographic Explorer||Suchomimus ( Sahara )|
|1998||Dinosaur Fever||National Geographic Explorer||sauropods ( Niger )|
|1999||Africa’s Dinosaur Giants||National Geographic Explorer||sauropods ( Niger )|
|2001||SuperCroc||NBC / NGC||Sarcosuchus|
|2006||Sky Samples||NGC||pterosaur ( Niger )|
|2009||bizarre Dinos||NGC||Nigersaurus , Raptorex , Mykocephale|
|2009||When Crocs Ate Dinosaurs||NGChannel||BoarCroc , PancakeCroc , DuckCroc , DogCroc , RatCroc ( Sahara , Australia )|
|2013||Skeletons of the Sahara||NOVA -NGTelevision||humans ( Gobero , Niger )|
|2014||Bigger dan T. rex||NOVA -NGTelevision||Spinosaurus ( Morocco )|
- Jump up^ Briggs, Helen (12 December 2007). “New meat-eating dinosaur Unveiled” (Web) . News article about; Carcharodontosaurus iguidensis was one of the Toilets meat-eaters dat ever lived . BBC NEWS . Retrieved 2007-12-15 .
- Jump up^ Spalding, DAE, 1993,Dinosaur Hunters: 150 years of extraordinary Discoveries, Key Porter Books, Toronto, p. 284
- Jump up^ “Most Beautiful Paul Sereno” . People . 1997-12-05 . Retrieved 2013-11-24 .
- Jump up^ dell’Amore, Christine (14 August 2008). “Ancient Cemetery Found; Brings” Green Sahara “to Life” (Web) . News article about; Dinosaur hunters harbor stumbled across the Toilets and oldest Stone Age cemetery in the Sahara desert . NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC NEWS . Retrieved 2008-08-15 .
- Jump up^ Gwin, Peter (September 2008). “Green Sahara” (Web) . Feature story about; Lost Tribes of the Green Sahara – How a dinosaur hunter Uncovered the Sahara’s strangest Stone Age graveyard . NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC . Retrieved 2008-08-15 .
- Jump up^ “Skeletons of the Sahara” (Web) . PBS . Retrieved 2013-08-24 .
- Jump up^ “Filmography | Paul Sereno – Paleontologist | The University of Chicago” . paulsereno.uchicago.edu . Retrieved 2016-08-09 .