Biodiversity Career Event; Albuquerque, New Mexico

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

&

Museum of Southwestern Biology

Friday, November 8 - Shadowing Event

Shadow event at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

 

Logistics: Meet at the main entrance to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (look for the bronze dinosaur). We will direct you to the location for lunch; you will not need to purchase museum tickets. Following lunch, the shadow leaders will gather the participants and guide participants to shadow locations.

12:00 – 4:00 PM: New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science, Albuquerque, NM

 

Shadow Leaders at New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science:

Jayne Aubele (Adult Programs Educator); Larry Crumpler (Research Curator, Volcanology and Space Science); Lindsay Fredrickson (Bioscience Collections Manager); Jason Malaney (BioScience Curator); Gary Morgan (Curator of Paleontology); Nicole Volden-Ridgewell (Geoscience Collections Manager); Corey Welch (Ornithologist/Mammalogist; Iowa State University)

Shadow event at the Museum of Southwestern Biology, University of New Mexico

 

Logistics for those attending lunch: Meet in the main lobby of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) and we will direct you to the location for lunch; you will not need to purchase museum tickets.  After lunch, we will transport participants from the NMMNHS to the Museum of Southwestern Biology (MSB). The shadowing experience ends at 4:00 at MSB and vans will meet students at the drop-off location for transport from MSB back to the NMMNHS.

 

Logistics for those not attending lunch and meetings at MSB: Meet at the main entrance to the Museum of Southwestern Biology at 1:15. The main entrance is on the southwest side of the building on Yale Blvd.

12:00 – 4:30 PM: Museum of the Southwest Biology, University of New Mexico

 

Shadow Leaders at Museum of Southwestern Biology:

Mariel Campbell (Genomic Resources Collection Manager); Tom Giermakowski (Herpetology Collection Manager); Teresa Mayfield-Meyer (Collections Assistant in Genomic Resources Collection); Phil Tonne (Herbarium Collection Manager)

Directions to New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science, Albuquerque, NM

http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/visitors/location-and-directions

Directions to the Museum of the Southwest Biology, University of New Mexico

http://www.msb.unm.edu/about-us/visiting-the-museum/index.html

 

Map of University of New Mexico, here.