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Museum Faculty and Staff

Photo credit: David Green, September 2014.



  • Larsson, Hans, Associate Professor. Curator of Paleontology. BSc (McGill), PhD (University of Chicago)


Administrative office

  • marie [dot] laricca [at] mcgill [dot] ca (La Ricca, Marie), Administrative Assistant
  • sarah [dot] pimpaneau [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Pimpaneau, Sara), Office Coordinator

 Academic staff

  • Barrett, Rowan, Assistant Professor BSc (University of Guelph), MSc (McGill Univesrity), PhD (University of British Columbia)
  • Carroll, Robert L., Professor Emeritus. Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology. BSc (Michigan State Univ.), PhD (Harvard), FRSC, FLS, Strathcona Professor of Zoology
  • heather [dot] gray [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Gray, Heather,) Lecturer    BSc (McGill), MSc (Univ of Calgary), PhD (McGill)
  • Green, David, Professor. Curator of Vertebrates. BSc (Univ. of British Columbia), MSc, PhD (Univ. of Guelph)  
  • Hendry, Andrew, Associate Professor. Curator of Fish. BSc (Univ. of Victoria), MSc, PhD (Univ. of Washington)
  • Larsson, Hans, Associate Professor. Curator of Paleontology. BSc (McGill), PhD (University of Chicago)
  • Millien, Virginie, Assistant Professor and Chief Curator and Curator of Paleontology & Zoology, DEAPhD  (Univ. Montpellier II, Ecole Normale Superieure Paris)
  • Ricciardi, Anthony, Associate Professor, Curator of Invertebrates, MSc, PhD (McGill)

Curatorial staff

  • Lawson, Barbara, Curator of World Cultures (Ethnology). BA (Northwestern  University), MA (McGill)
  • Kaylor, Joan, (temporarily reassigned) Mineralogy Technician. BSc (McGill)
  • chantal [dot] montreuil [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Montreuil, Chantal), Paleontology Technician
  • anthony [dot] howell [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Howell, Anthony), Zoology Technician

Science outreach and public program

  • Ingrid Birker, Adminstrator, BSc (York), MSc (Leicester) MA (McGill) 
  • jacqueline [dot] farrell [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Farrell, Jacky), Project Manager, Survival McGill (a McGill Sustainability Fund Project) BSc (McGill), MSc (Dalhousie). 

Tomlinson Project in University Level Science Education (T-PULSE)

  • Harpp, David N., Director, Tomlinson Chair in Science Education and Macdonald Professor. AB (Middlebury), MA (Wesleyan), PhD (Univ. of North Carolina)
  • Covens, Faygie, Administrative Coordinator

Associate members

  • Bell, Graham A.C., Professor. MA (Oxon), DPhil (Oxon), FRSC, FLS, James McGill Professor
  • Paquette, Jeanne, Mineralogy. BSc, MSc (McGill), PhD (SUNY Stony Brook)
  • Chapman, Colin (MSE)
  • Chapman, Lauren

Adjunct members

  • Holmes, R., Vertebrate Paleontology
  • Woloch, M., Coins

Honorary curators

  • Levine, A., Conchology
  • Tarassoff, P., BEng (McGill), ScD (MIT), Mineralogy
  • Lourie, S., B.A. (Oxon), PhD (McGill), Seahorses