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Birds :: Personnel

Benjamin Winger (Assistant Professor and Assistant Curator)

Fields of Study

Ornithology, speciation, genomics, evolution of geographic range, animal migration

Janet Hinshaw (Collection Manager)

Robert Payne (Professor Emeritus and Curator Emeritus)

Fields of Study

Behavioral ecology and evolution, bird song and systematics

Collection Workers and Volunteers

Kathy Telfer

Volunteer specimen preparator since 2012

Jim  Gapczynski

Bird specimen proofreader since 2007

Aspen Ellis

Master bird skinner

Ashley Boudrie

Museum Technician

Mary Ferraro

Museum Technician