People

  • C Badgley

    Catherine Badgley

    Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology;
    Research Scientist, Earth and Environmental Sciences;
    Assistant Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology;
    Assistant Professor, Residential College
    108 Museums Annex

    734.763.6448 / cbadgley@umich.edu


  • Tomasz Baumiller

    Tomasz Baumiller

    Invertebrate Curator, Museum of Paleontology;
    Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences
    2508 Ruthven Museums

    734.764.7543 / tomaszb@umich.edu


  • Scott Beld

    Scott Beld

    Research Lab Specialist 1526 Ruthven

    734.763.9235 / sbeld@umich.edu


  • Robyn Burnham

    Robyn Burnham

    Associate Paleobotany Curator, Museum of Paleontology; Associate Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Associate Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences 1518 Ruthven

    734.647.2585 / rburnham@umich.edu


  • Cherney

    Michael Cherney

    Mastodon and mammoth life histories and population dynamics
    End-Pleistocene megafauna extinctions
    Advisor: Daniel Fisher
    1528 Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / mcherney@umich.edu


  • Joseph El Adli

    Joseph El Adli

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Daniel Fisher
    1528 Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / jeladli@umich.edu


  • Daniel Fisher

    Daniel Fisher

    Curator and Director, Museum of Paleontology;
    Claude W. Hibbard Collegiate Professor of Paleontology;
    Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences;
    Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    1535 Ruthven

    734.764.0488 / dcfisher@umich.edu


  • John Fronimos

    John Fronimos

    Vertebral morphology and biomechanics in sauropods
    Late Cretaceous titanosaur sauropods of North America
    Advisor: Jeffrey Wilson
    1522 Ruthven

    734.615.7209 / jfronimo@umich.edu


  • Linda Garcia

    Linda Garcia

    Administrative Assistant Interm. 1529A Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / garciall@umich.edu


  • Philip Gingerich

    Philip Gingerich

    Vertebrate Curator, Museum of Paleontology;
    Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences;
    Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology;
    Professor, Anthropology
    1514 Ruthven

    734.764.0490 / gingeric@umich.edu


  • Lucas Joel

    Lucas Joel

    Primitive sauropod evolution
    Advisor: Jeffrey Wilson
    1522 Ruthven

    734-764-0489 / ljoel@umich.edu


  • Katharine Loughney

    Katharine Loughney

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Catherine Badgley
    108 Museums Annex

    734-764-0489 / loughney@umich.edu


  • Laura MacLatchy

    Laura MacLatchy

    Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology
    Professor, Anthropology
    201-C West Hall (office), 422 West Hall (lab)

    734.647.9059 / maclatch@umich.edu


  • Daniel Miller

    Research Museum Invertebrate Collection Manager 2222 Kipke

    734.615.2735 / djmill@umich.edu


  • Emile Moacdieh

    Emile Moacdieh

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Jeffrey Wilson
    121 Museums Annex

    734.764.0489 / emilem@umich.edu


  • Janice Pappas

    Janice Pappas

    Assistant Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology 3030 Ruthven

    734.764.7207 / jlpappas@umich.edu


  • Kristopher Rhodes

    Kristopher Rhodes

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Tomasz Baumiller
    2508 Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / kjrhodes@umich.edu


  • Adam Rountrey

    Adam Rountrey

    Research Museum Vertebrate Collection Manager 1528 Museums

    (734) 936-1385 / arountre@umich.edu


  • Bill Sanders

    William Sanders

    Chief Vertebrate Preparator and Assistant Research Scientist,
    Museum of Paleontology
    Adjunct Assistant Research Scientist, Anthropology
    1510A Ruthven

    734.647.2098 / wsanders@umich.edu


  • E Shirley

    Ethan Shirley

    Analysis of CT scans of two baby woolly mammoths.
    (PI: Fisher)
    1522 Ruthven

    ething@umich.edu


  • Tara Smiley

    Tara Smiley

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Catherine Badgley
    108 Museums Annex

    734.764.0489 / tmsmiley@umich.edu


  • Selena Smith web

    Selena Smith

    Assistant Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology 2534 C.C. Little

    734.764.1435 / sysmith@umich.edu


  • Gerald Smith

    Gerald Smith

    Curator, Emeritus
    Professor, Emeritus
    1039 Ruthven

    734.764.0491 / grsmith@umich.edu


  • Cindy Stauch

    Departmental Administrator 1529 Ruthven

    734.647.2101 / cstauch@umich.edu


  • Valerie Syverson

    Valerie Syverson

    Graduate Student
    Advisor: Tomasz Baumiller
    2508 Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / vjsyvers@umich.edu


  • Jeffrey Wilson

    Jeffrey Wilson

    Associate Curator, Museum of Paleontology;
    Associate Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences
    128 Museums Annex

    734.647.7461 / wilsonja@umich.edu


  • Zalmout

    Iyad Zalmout

    Research Affiliate
    Eocene fossil record of Sirenia and Cetacea in Egypt and elsewhere.
    (PI: Gingerich)

    zalmouti@umich.edu


  • Miriam Zelditch

    Miriam Zelditch

    Associate Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology 3013 Ruthven

    734.764.0489 / zelditch@umich.edu