Vertebrate Paleontology

Preparation Lab Manager Norm Wuerthele

4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4080

Academic Training

BA, 1967, History, University of Pittsburgh

Preparation Experience

  • Preparation and mounting of dinosaurs and mammals
  • Preparation of mammalian fossils
  • Molding and casting of large fossil specimens
  • Traveling exhibitions of dinosaurs

Field Experience

  • Pleistocene fossils of U.S. Northeast
  • Excavation of triassic dinosaurs
  • Collection of mammalian fossils from the Paleogene of North America