Herbarium Team & Contact

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

Contact Us

Hello! The Herbarium is located a short 15-minute walk from the Burke Museum in Hitchcock Hall on the southwest part of the University of Washington campus. View Herbarium on UW's campus map.

Please fill out the Herbarium contact form for questions, general information about the collection, and to inquire about a specimen loan.

Contact Herbarium

exterior of hitchcock hall

Mailing Address

University of Washington
Box 355325
Seattle, WA 98195


University of Washington Campus 
Hitchcock Hall, Room 30
(Floor “–1” on elevator)
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Collections Manager

Adjunct Curator

Joe Ammirati
Adjunct Curator of Mycology 
Professor of Botany, Biology Department

Affiliate Curators

Peter Dunwiddie
Affiliate Curator

Janneke Hille Ris Lambers
Affiliate Curator

Steven Trudell
Affiliate Curator

Curatorial Associates

Katherine Glew
Curatorial Associate, Lichens

Michelle Seidl
Curatorial Associate



large group with big presses filled with pressed plant specimens

Support the Herbarium

Your gift makes it possible! We couldn't do what we do without generous donor support for collections care, research and public outreach. 

Photo: Dennis Wise/University of Washington
Photo: Dennis Wise/University of Washington