Vertebrate Paleontology

Scientific Preparator Joe Sawchak

joe_sawchakSawchakJ@carnegiemnh.org
4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4080
412.578.2463

Preparation Experience  

  • Preparation of historic Carnegie Museum mammal and dinosaur fossils
  • Preparation of gigantic Argentinean titanosaur
  • Preparation of Permian tetrapod and Cretaceous dinosaur fossils
  • Preparation and restoration of the Carnegie Museum’s mastodon skeleton

Field Experience 

  • Summer field work in South Dakota (Hell Creek Formation)
  • Excavation of Cretaceous dinosaurs