Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
John AlroyPaleobiology, Mammals19971998 Scott Wing (post-doc)
Jonathan W. ArmbrusterEvolution and Development Biology, Genetics, Ecology Biology19971998 Richard P Vari (post-doc)
Ricardo Betancur-R.Zoology Biology, Molecular Biology, Oceanography Biology20132014 Richard P Vari (post-doc)
Seán G. Brady
Benjamin T BreedenVertebrate paleontology, geochemistry, stratigraphy20102011 Matthew Thomas Carrano (research assistant)
Gabriela P. CamachoMyrmecology, Taxonomy, Systematics, Community Ecology Entomology20162017 Ted R. Schultz (grad student)
Matthew Thomas Carranovertebrate paleontology
Meng ChenVertebrate paleontology, evolution, ecomorphology Paleobiology20152017 Matthew Thomas Carrano (post-doc)
Diego F. Cisneros-HerediaZoology, Herpetology, Ornithology, Natural History, Biogeography, Conservation Herpetology2002 Roy W. McDiarmid (grad student)
Selina R Colepaleontology, macroevolution, phylogenetics, crinoids Paleobiology Gene Hunt (post-doc)
David DeMarVertebrate paleontology, extinction and recovery Paleobiology20172019 Matthew Thomas Carrano (post-doc)
Hester L DingleCollections, Ants, Social Insects
Robert David EdwardsPhylogenetics, systematics, biogeography, macroecology National Herbarium2016 Vicki Funk (post-doc)
Oliver S. FlintNeuropteroidea with emphasis on Trichoptera (caddisflies) and Odonata (dragonflies).
Vicki Funk
Stephen David GaimariSystematics, Taxonomy, Diptera Entomology19992000 Wayne N. Mathis (post-doc)
Morgan Gostel National Herbarium20152018 Vicki Funk (post-doc)
Jason J. HeadVertebrate paleonotology, evolution, herpetology Paleobiology Anna K. Behrensmeyer (grad student)
Advait Mahesh JukarVertebrate Paleontology, Macroecology, Mammalogy, Herpetology, Evolution Paleobiology20182020 Matthew Thomas Carrano (post-doc)
Rhiannon J. LaVinePaleontology, evolutionary biology20112011 Peter J. Wagner (research assistant)
Justin L. Leeherpetology, evolutionary biology, taxonomy, ecology Department of Vertebrate Zoology Department of Vertebrate Zoology2015 Roy W. McDiarmid (research scientist), Aryeh H. Miller (collaborator)
Wayne N. Mathis
Roy W. McDiarmid
Elizabeth A. MurraySystematics Entomology2018 Seán G. Brady (post-doc)
Kyle O'Connell Vertebrate Zoology Rayna C. Bell (post-doc)
Jeanine Louise Olsenphylogeography, phylogeny, invasive species
John D. Oswaldinsect systematics, insect collections Entomology19911995 Oliver S. Flint (post-doc)
Lynne Parenti Ichthyology Donn Eric Rosen (grad student)
Carla Piantoni20042010 Klaus Ruetzler (research assistant)
Steve PoeHerpetology, systematics Vertebrate Zoology19971998 Kevin de Queiroz (grad student)
Ivan PratesEvolutionary Biology, Biogeography, Population Genomics, Herpetology Vertebrate Zoology Vertebrate Zoology2018 Kevin de Queiroz (post-doc), Rayna C. Bell (post-doc)
Adam Carl Pritchardvertebrate anatomy, paleontology
Devin Reese
Klaus Ruetzler
Floyd W. ShockleyColeoptera, Systematics, Natural History, Collections Management
Scott E. SolomonEcology and Evolutionary Biology20072009 Ted R. Schultz (post-doc)
Hans-Dieter SuesVertebrate paleontology, anatomy, evolutionary biology
Milton Tan
Richard P Vari
Dominic White Paleobiology20162019 Matthew Thomas Carrano (research assistant)
David F. WrightMacroevolution, Paleontology, Phylogenetics, Echinoderm paleobiology, Crinoidea Paleobiology20172018 Gene Hunt (post-doc), Peter J. Wagner (post-doc)