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NOTE: All phone numbers Area Code 206; all e-mail addresses @uw.edu unless otherwise specified.


Staff

Elizabeth A. Nesbitt, Ph.D.
Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology and Micropaleontology
lnesbitt@
543-5949

Christian Sidor, Ph.D.
Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology
casidor@
221-4181

Caroline A.E. Strömberg, Ph.D.
Curator of Paleobotany
caestrom@
543-0495

Ronald C. Eng, M.S.
Collections Manager
rceng@
543-6776

Regan Dunn
Collections Manager
dunnr@
685-0374

Bruce Crowley, M.S.
Fossils Preparator
bcrowley@
543-1856

 

Adjunct Curators

Gregory P. Wilson, Ph.D.
Adjunct Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology 
Assistant Professor, Biology Department 
gpwilson@
543-8917

Rebecca Price, Ph.D.
Affiliate Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology  
Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Arts & Science, U.W. Bothell 
rprice@uwb.edu
(425) 352-3666

Peter Ward, Ph.D.
Adjunct Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology 
Professor, Biology Department 
argo@
543-2962

 

Graduate Students

Bret Buskirk
Lauren Berg
Jonathan Calede
Meng Chen
David DeMar
Elisha Harris
Brandon Peecook

 

Volunteers

To learn how you can volunteer at the Burke Paleontology Division, e-mail Ron Eng.

Maureen Carlisle
Invertebrate Paleontology

Richard Groomer
Diatoms of Puget Sound

Don Hopkins
Paleobotany

All of those listed below work in the Fossil Preparatory Lab.

Craig Abramson
Kathi Erickson
Larry Friedman
Peter Gerber
Ann Gibson
Susan Harris
Geoff Harrison
Winifred Kehl
Janet Kimball
Rick Klauber
Gary Livingston
Dennis O'Keefe
Emily Owens
Larry Parr
Courtney Russell
Andrew Shetley
Spencer Smith
Mai Son Thinguoc
Morgan Turner

Museum Research Associates

John Alexander, M.S.
Paleoecology

Bax R. Barton, M.S.
Quaternary Paleoecology

Melanie DeVore, Ph.D.
Georgia College & State University
Paleobotany

Thomas DeVries, Ph.D.
Invertebrate Paleontology

Tad Dillhoff
Paleobotany

Rick Dillhoff
Paleobotany

Ed East, M.S.
Invertebrate Paleontology

James Goedert
Vertebrate Paleontology

Kathryn Hoppe, Ph.D.
Vertebrate Paleontology

Tom Kaye
Vertebrate Paleontology

Paul Kester, M.S.
Paleobotany

Alan Kohn, Ph.D.
Recent Mollusks

Ruth Martin, Ph.D.
Marine Micropaleontology

Jeffrey Myers, Ph.D.
Western Oregon University
Paleobotany

Sterling Nesbitt, Ph.D.
Vertebrate Paleontology

Kathleen Pigg, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
Paleobotany

Nick Pyenson, Ph.D.
Smithsonian Institution
Vertebrate Paleontology

Linda Tsuji, Ph.D
Vertebrate Paleontology

Frederick Schram, Ph.D
Professor Emeritus, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Invertebrate Paleontology

Beverly Witte
Museum Curatorial Associate