Mammals

Division of Mammals

open weekdays 8am - 5pm
visitors welcome by appointment
information for visitors

phone: (505) 277-1360
fax: (505) 277-1351
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Division of Mammals
Museum of Southwestern Biology
1 University of New Mexico
MSC03-2020
Albuquerque, NM 87131
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Division of Mammals
Museum of Southwestern Biology
CERIA Building 83 Room 204
302 Yale Blvd NE
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Personnel of the Division of Mammals

Joseph Cook
Joseph Cook

Curator of Mammals
Curator of Genomic Resources
Professor of Biology
505-277-1358
cookjose@unm.edu

Joe's webpage

Richard Apodaca
Richard Apodaca
undergraduate museum tech

Richard started out as a volunteer and is now a part-time employee at the Division of Mammals. He is currently a Freshman at UNM and plans to work in genetics, but also enjoys the taxonomy and geography work in the museum. 

Ellie Johnson
Ellie Johnson
undergraduate museum tech

Ellie is interested in zoonotic disease and conservation biology. She like working at the museum because of the community and unique opportunities, particularly for doing field work. She's planning to go to graduate school after she gets her Bacherlor's degree

Irving Flores
Irving Flores
Amy Biehl High School volunteer

Irving has worked over 100 hours toward his Senior Service Project. He has labeled and installed into our collection two cases-worth of specimens. Excellent work!

Caroline Pierotti
Caroline Pierotti
Albuquerque High School volunteer

Caroline is working with us to gain real-world experience as part of her Guided Study project. 
Jon Dunnum
Jon Dunnum
Senior Collection Manager
505-277-9262
jldunnum@unm.edu

Jon's webpage

Lena Bolling
Lena Bolling
undergraduate museum tech

Lena is interested in skull and brain morphology across species. Viva la Vulpes!

Donavan Jackson
Donavan Jackson
graduate curatorial assistant
krunker@unm.edu

Amanda Jones
Amanda Jones
graduate curatorial assistant
jonesak@unm.edu

Steven Guerin
Steven Guerin
UNM undergraduate volunteer

Cindy Romero
Cindy Romero
UNM undergraduate volunteer
Adrienne Raniszewski
Adrienne Raniszewski
staff coordinator
curatorial assistant
505-277-5369
aranis@unm.edu

Lindsey Frederisk
Lindsey Frederick
undergraduate museum tech

Lindsey is interested in conservation and ecology of mammals

Dianna Krejsa
Dianna Krejsa
graduate curatorial assistant
diannakrejsa@unm.edu

Dianna's interest in mammal conservation led her to want to work within the museum. Understanding past and current conditions of fauna aids in securing their future conservation. The MSB collection is an incredible data and record repository and she's excited to be a part of its progress and add to its resource base.

Shannon O'Brien
Shannon O'Brien
UNM undergraduate volunteer

Teresa Skiba
Teresa Skiba
Master Naturalist intern

Teresa is building the New Mexico Mammals resource for our website.

Adrienne Warner
Adrienne Warner
Master Naturalist intern

Adrienne is archiving scans of field journals and catalogs in LoboVault, making these resources available online.

Associates of the Division of Mammals