1 year, 2 months ago1 year, 2 months ago
We have a team of volunteer curators for Summer 2019-2021, an appointment term of two years with a requested amount of hours examining uploaded fossils of 4 hours/month.
- Gloria Carr (@gloria-carr) has expertise in vertebrate fossils in the Pacific Northwest
- Bill Heim (@bill-heim) has expertise in sharks and ray faunas
3 years, 7 months ago
Hi, everyone! Don’t forget to join us for the second installment of the Women in Paleontology webinar series tonight at 7pm Eastern. Dr. Brenda Hunda from the Cincinnati Museum Center is our featured speaker. Her talks promises to be great! 🙂
Eleanor Gardner replied to the topic FOSSIL Project/Dry Dredgers Mini-Conference, June 3-6, 2016 in the forum Upcoming Opportunities 3 years, 9 months ago3 years, 9 months ago3 years, 9 months ago
@jkallmeyer recently informed me of the sad news that myFOSSIL member @robert-marsh passed away on November 30, 2016. Bob participated in the Cincinnati Mini Conference this past June and his love for fossil collecting was highly evident. Due to health complications, he was unable to clamber over the rocks at our various field trip stops, but Bo…[Read more]
3 years, 11 months ago3 years, 11 months ago
@joyce-drakeford, you bring up a very valid point — it isn’t just professional women in paleontology who experience barriers and discrimination.
I would be interested to learn how amateur/avocational paleontologists have overcome gender-based barriers to their collecting, study, and exposure to paleontology. Thoughts, @spassmore, @cindy-lockner,…[Read more]
4 years, 3 months ago