Museum Faculty and Staff

Redpath Museum staff and students, September 2015.

Redpath Museum staff and students, September 2015.



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


Administrative office

  • ginette.dessureault [at] (Ginette Dessureault), Administrative Assistant


 Academic staff

  • Barrett, Rowan, Assistant Professor BSc (University of Guelph), MSc (McGill Univesrity), PhD (University of British Columbia)
  • Green, David, Professor, Curator of Vertebrates. BSc (Univ. of British Columbia), MSc, PhD (Univ. of Guelph) 
  • Hendry, Andrew, Professor, Curator of Fish. BSc (Univ. of Victoria), MSc, PhD (Univ. of Washington)
  • Larsson, Hans, Associate Professor, Curator of Palaeontology. BSc (McGill), PhD (University of Chicago)
  • Millien, Virginie, Assistant Professor and Chief Curator and Curator of Palaeontology & Zoology, DEA PhD (Univ. Montpellier II, École Normale Supérieure Paris)
  • Ricciardi, Anthony, Professor, Curator of Invertebrates, MSc, PhD (McGill)


Curatorial staff

  • annie.lussier [at] (Annie Lussier), World Cultures Collections
  • anthony.howell [at] (Anthony Howell), Zoology Collections
  • chantal.montreuil [at] (Chantal Montreuil), Palaeontology Collections


Public program

  • Sara Estrada Arevalo, Museum educator


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 Palaeontology
  • Woloch, M., Coins


Honorary curators

  • Lawson, B., BA (Northwestern  University), MA (McGill), World Cultures
  • Lourie, S., B.A. (Oxon), PhD (McGill), Seahorses
  • Tarassoff, P., BEng (McGill), ScD (MIT), Mineralogy


Redpath Museum Committees (2021)

EDI Committee: Ginette Dessureault - Co-Chair, Jessica Ford - Co-Chair and Alexis Heckley - Co-Chair, Rowan Barrett, Virginie Millien, Anthony Ricciardi, Annie Lussier, Chantal Montreuil

Safety Committee:  Anthony Ricciardi - Chair, Chantal Montreuil, Anthony Howell, Annie Lussier. Graduate student (to be named)

Minor, Awards & Curriculum Committee:  David Green – Chair. All Academic personnel

Space Committee: Anthony Howell – Chair.  David Green, Annie Lussier

Exhibits Committee:  Anthony Howell – Co-Chair and Annie Lussier, Co-Chair, Hans Larsson

Collections Committee: Anthony Howell – Co-Chair and Annie Lussier, Co-Chair. Hans Larsson, Virginie Millien, Jeanne Paquette.

Collections Ethics Committee: Annie Lussier – Chair. Hans Larsson, Anthony Howell. Richard Fraser, (Maude Abbott Medical Museum). Guislaine Lemay (McCord Museum). Other members to be announced.

Publications Committee: Jeanne Paquette  – Chair., Anthony Howell, Ginette Dessureault. 

Promotion & Tenure Committee: Hans Larsson – Chair. All tenured Academic personnel

Public Program Committee: TBD - Chair. Annie Lussier, Anthony Howell, Chantal Montreuil, Sara Estrada Arevalo, Ginette Dessureault.

All committees, except the Promotion & Tenure committee, are constituted for three-year terms. Graduate student will sit on all committees except Tenure committees.

    Land Acknowledgement

    McGill University is located on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. McGill honours, recognizes and respects these nations as the traditional stewards of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

    The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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