Directory

Researchers and Staff

Peter Breslin measuring the height of a Saguaro cactus.

Peter Breslin, PhD

Staff Researcher, Desert Laboratory on Tumamoc Hill

Charlotte Brown, PhD

Ike Russell Postdoctoral Fellow

Martha Ames Burgess

Research Associate and Adjunct Professor, Tohono O'odham Community College

Paul Fish, PhD

Curator Emeritus, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emeritus, School of Anthropology

Suzanne K. Fish, PhD

Curator Emerita, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emerita, School of Anthropology

Aaron Flesch, PhD

Research Scientist, School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Deborah Goldberg, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Roseann Hanson

Art & Science Program Coordinator

Trica Oshant Hawkins

Research and Outreach Associate

Jonathon Keats

Research Associate

Jonathan Mabry, PhD

Research Associate, Archaeologist, Heritage Conservationist

James (Jim) Irving Mead

Chief Scientist & Site Director, The Mammoth Site of Hot Springs South Dakota

Gary Paul Nabhan, OEF, PhD

W.K. Kellogg Endowed Chair in Food and Water Security for the Borderlands

Jeffrey J, (John) Sanders, PhD

Research Scientist, Desert Laboratory on Tumamoc Hill

Erin Tanaka headshot

Erin Tanaka

Program Coordinator, Desert Laboratory on Tumamoc Hill

D. Lawrence Venable, PhD

Director of Research, Desert Laboratory; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Kayla Worthey

Graduate Research Assistant, Desert Laboratory

PhD student, School of Anthropology

Research - Annual Plants

Charlotte Brown, PhD

Ike Russell Postdoctoral Fellow

Deborah Goldberg, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

D. Lawrence Venable, PhD

Director of Research, Desert Laboratory; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Research - Saguaro Plots

Charlotte Brown, PhD

Ike Russell Postdoctoral Fellow

Deborah Goldberg, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

D. Lawrence Venable, PhD

Director of Research, Desert Laboratory; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Research - Spaulding Vegetation Plots

Charlotte Brown, PhD

Ike Russell Postdoctoral Fellow

Deborah Goldberg, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

D. Lawrence Venable, PhD

Director of Research, Desert Laboratory; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Research - Tumamoc Hill

Charlotte Brown, PhD

Ike Russell Postdoctoral Fellow

Paul Fish, PhD

Curator Emeritus, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emeritus, School of Anthropology

Suzanne K. Fish, PhD

Curator Emerita, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emerita, School of Anthropology

Deborah Goldberg, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Gary Paul Nabhan, OEF, PhD

W.K. Kellogg Endowed Chair in Food and Water Security for the Borderlands

D. Lawrence Venable, PhD

Director of Research, Desert Laboratory; Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Research - Agave-Human Symbiosis

Martha Ames Burgess

Research Associate and Adjunct Professor, Tohono O'odham Community College

Paul Fish, PhD

Curator Emeritus, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emeritus, School of Anthropology

Suzanne K. Fish, PhD

Curator Emerita, Arizona State Museum

Professor Emerita, School of Anthropology

Gary Paul Nabhan, OEF, PhD

W.K. Kellogg Endowed Chair in Food and Water Security for the Borderlands

Research - Aridamerica food resilience

Martha Ames Burgess

Research Associate and Adjunct Professor, Tohono O'odham Community College

Jonathan Mabry, PhD

Research Associate, Archaeologist, Heritage Conservationist

Gary Paul Nabhan, OEF, PhD

W.K. Kellogg Endowed Chair in Food and Water Security for the Borderlands

Research - BajaGeogenomics

Research - Gulf of California

Research - Bufflegrass and Fire in the Desert

Research - Gran Desierto Paleohistory

Jeffrey J, (John) Sanders, PhD

Research Scientist, Desert Laboratory on Tumamoc Hill

Kayla Worthey

Graduate Research Assistant, Desert Laboratory

PhD student, School of Anthropology