Former Curators: Sue Thompson

Academic Training and Professional Experience
Sue Thompson1996–1999 Assistant Curator, Section of Botany, Carnegie Museum of Natural History
1983–1995 Collection Manager, Section of Botany, Carnegie Museum of Natural History
1982–1983 Curatorial Assistant, Section of Botany, Carnegie Museum of Natural History
1976–1982 University of Illinois, Department of Plant Biology, Urbana, IL and
1995 PhD in Plant Biology
1973–1975 University of California, Berkeley, CA, MA in Botany
1968–1972 Harvard University (Radcliffe College), Cambridge, MA A.B. in Anthropology, magna cum laude

Selected Professional Service
Botany and Natural Resources Advisory Council (advisory group to Pennsylvania Department of Botany and Natural Resources; 1999–2002)
Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Adjunct Research Scientist (1982?–present)
International Aroid Society, Honorary Board of Directors (1977?–present)
Pennsylvania Biological Survey, Steering Committee (1997–2000)
Pennsylvania Vascular Plants Technical Committee (member, 1987?–present; chair, 1997–2000)
Phipps Conservatory, Board of Trustees (1994-1999) and Executive Committee (1994–1996)
Wild Resource Botany Fund Advisory Committee (appointed 1999)