Principal Investigator
  • Kelly B. Miller, Ph.D.
    - Embioptera Systematics
    - Cucujoidea (Coleoptera) Systematics
    - Hydradephaga (Coleoptera) systematics
    - Dytiscidae (Coleoptera) Sexual Selection & Behavior
    - Oedipodinae (Orthoptera: Acrididae) Systematics
    - Aquatic Insects of Venezuela

MSB Division of Arthropods Collection Managers

Graduate Students
  • Bethany Abrahamson, Master's Student
    - Museum studies
  • Grey Gustafson, Ph.D. Candidate
    - Gyrinidae systematics
  • Rachael Mallis, Ph.D. Student
    - Spider systematics
  • Mike Medrano, Ph.D. Candidate
    - Millipede Systematics (Diplopoda)
  • Karen Wright, Ph.D. Candidate
    - Bee Systematics (Hymenoptera)

Undergraduate Students
  • Larisa Crippen y Chavez, MARC Undergraduate Student
    - Diving beetle systematics and evolution
  • Sarah Jogi, Undergraduate Student
  • Matthew Leister, Undergraduate Student
  • Aaron Prairie, Undergraduate Student

Lab Alumni
  • Stephen Baca, Undergraduate Student
  • Rafael Braga, visiting Ph.D. Student
    - Dytiscidae systematics
  • Lauren M. Cleavall, Master's Student
    - Mating systems in diving beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae)
  • Sergio Douglas, Undergraduate Student
  • Eoghan Doyle, Undergraduate Student
    - Odonata
  • William (Billy) Edelman, IMSD Undergraduate Student
    - Grasshopper systematics (Orthoptera)
  • Erin Fenton, Undergraduate Student
  • R. Antonio Gomez, MARC Undergraduate Student
    - Grasshopper systematics (Orthoptera)
  • Traci L. Grzymala, Master's Student
    - Cerambycidae Systematics (Coleoptera)
  • Catherine Geisik, Undergraduate Student
  • Nate Hardy, Ph.D.
    - Postdoctoral researcher
  • Alicia M. Hodson, Undergraduate Student
    - Embioptera Systematics (web spinners)
  • Emily P. Hodson, Undergraduate Student
  • Heidi Hopkins, Ph.D. Student
    - Blattodea systematics and behavior
  • Jeremiah Houghton, Undergraduate Student
  • Nicholas Homziak, Undergraduate Student
    - Lepidoptera
  • April Jean, Undergraduate Student
    - Systematics of Diving Beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae)
  • Martha Lara, Undergraduate Student
    - Click beetles (Elateridae)
  • Nathan P. Lord, Ph.D. Student
    - Zopheridae and Bothrideridae Systematics (Coleoptera)
  • Eugenio (Gino) Nearns, Ph.D. Student
    - Cerambycidae Systematics & Ecology (Coleoptera)
  • Shelley MacNeil, Undergraduate Student
    - Curatorial assistant, whirligig beetle molecular work
  • Elizabeth Montano, Undergraduate Student
  • Michele Price, Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Caroline Rempe, Undergraduate Student
  • Kayla Sayre, Undergraduate Student
  • Emily Schmeltzer, Undergraduate Student
  • Amber Schwettmann, Undergraduate Student
    - Curatorial assistant
  • Jessica Smith, Undergraduate Student
  • Gavin J. Svenson, Ph.D.
    - Postdoctoral researcher
  • Nicole D. Telles, MARC Undergraduate Student
    - Dytiscidae Systematics (Coleoptera)
  • Hans Weeks, Undergraduate Student
  • Rebecca Zalar, Undergraduate Student

MSB Division of Arthropods Volunteers
Biology Department Graduation 2013 Biology Department Graduation 2013 (l-r) Kelly Miller, Gino Nearns, Emily Schmeltzer, Stephen Baca, Nicolas Homziak

Biology Department Graduation 2010 Biology Department Graduation 2010 (l-r) Kelly Miller, Dr. Nelson, Billy Edelman

Biology Department Graduation 2009 Biology Department Graduation 2009 (l-r) Emily Hodson, Lauren Cleavell, Billy Edelman, Alicia Hodson, Kelly Miller

Nathan Lord and chameleon, Madagascar (2008) Nathan Lord and chameleon, Madagascar (2008)

Nsobe Game Camp, Zambia (2007) (l-r) Gino Nearns, Alicia Hodson, & Kelly Miller
Nsobe Game Camp, Zambia (2007)


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