Staff

Elizabeth Barbeau

Elizabeth Barbeau

Army Ant Guest Collection (AAGC) Program Assistant and Database Manager

Specimen and natural history collection databases; metadata standardization and object digitization; information retrieval, intellectual access and public outreach for special research collections; zoological nomenclature

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Phone: 860.486.0491

Nicholas Boston

Nicholas Boston

Program Assistant I

Hiring/payroll (regular, special, undergrad), travel/reimbursement, purchase orders/requisitions (HuskyBuy), departmental finances/foundation, and visas.

Phone: 860.486.2296

Dana Drake

Dana Drake

Research Associate I

Lab manager, Mark Urban Lab; study ecological mechanisms that shape natural communities; vernal pool ecosystems; amphibians

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Phone: 860.486.6154

Leanne Kennedy Harty

Leanne Kennedy Harty

Associate Director, Connecticut Museum of Natural History

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Phone: 860.486.5708

Adam Histen

Adam Histen

Research Laboratory Aide

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Phone: 860.486.0809

Erin Kuprewicz

Erin Kuprewicz

Collections Manager

Plant-animal interactions (tropical mammals and insects); behavioral ecology of terrestrial mammal seed dispersers; barriers to plant migrations in the Anthropocene

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Katrina Menard

Katrina Menard

Collections Manager

Collection Manager of Invertebrates; Systematic Entomology; Heteroptera.

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Meghan Moriarty

Meghan Moriarty

Plant Growth Facilities Manager

Phone: 860.486.4213

Matt Opel

Matt Opel

Research Laboratory Aide

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Phone: 860.486.4052

Leah Rossettie

Leah Rossettie

Program Assistant I

Graduate payroll, graduate admissions, ProCard purchasing, course scheduling, and departmental listservs.

Phone: 860.486.4319

Sarah Taylor

Sarah Taylor

Plant Collections Manager

Plant Collections Manager; New England floristics; conservation of historic botanical collections

Phone: 860.486.1889