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Curatorial Staff Representing the 6 Collections

Cowan Tetapod Collection

Director

Dr. Darren Irwin

Curatorial Assistant of Mammals, Amphibians and Reptiles

Chris Stinson

Assistant Curator of Birds

Ildiko Szabo

Hebarium

Director

Dr. Jeannette Whitton

Herbarium Manager, Assistant Curator of Vascular Plants and Algae

Linda Jennings

Collections Manager of Bryophytes, Fungi and Lichens

Olivia Lee

Fish Collection

Director

Dr. Eric Taylor

Curator Emeritus

Dr. J. Donald McPhail

Fossil Collection

Director

Dr. Stuart Sutherland

Curator

Dr. Kristen Hodge

Marine Invertebrate Collection

Director

Dr. Brian Leander

Spencer Entomological Collection

Director

Dr. Wayne Maddison

Assistant Curator

Karen Needham

Director Emeritus

Dr. G.G.E. Scudder