Staff

David Askew

David Askew

Research Assistant 1

Elizabeth Barbeau

Elizabeth Barbeau

Prog/Admin Coordinator, Connecticut State Museum of Natural History

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

Educational Program Administrator

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

Phone: 860.486.2296

Sean Buehler

Sean Buehler

Research Assistant 1

Dana Drake

Dana Drake

Research Associate I

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

Web site
Phone: 860.486.6154

Amanda Garchow

Amanda Garchow

Horticulturist

Harrison Goodale

Harrison Goodale

Educational Program Assistant 2

Graduate admissions, graduate payroll, department outreach and communication, and event coordination

Freddy Guilao

Freddy Guilao

Financial Assistant 1

Payroll( Undergrad) travel/reimbursement, purchase orders/requisitions(HuskyBuy)

Leanne Kennedy Harty

Leanne Kennedy Harty

Associate Director, Connecticut Museum of Natural History

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Phone: 860.486.5708

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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Michael Marty-Rivera

Michael Marty-Rivera

Research Assistant 3

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

Sarah Taylor

Sarah Taylor

Plant Collections Manager

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

Phone: 860.486.1889

Lindsay Yue

Lindsay Yue

Research Assistant 1