Collections Manager III
Gantz Family Collections Center
McCarter Collections Manager
Amphibian and Reptile Collection
Alan manages the collections, staff, and volunteers in Amphibians and Reptiles. He provides research access to the specimen and tissue collections through loans, specimen digitization, facilitating collection visits, and other services.
Visit the collection website to learn more about the history of herpetology at Field Museum and the services provided to the scientific community.
Purdue University, B.S., Biology, 1978
University of Wisconsin, M.L.I.S., Library and Information Science, 1986
Distribution and ecology of midwestern amphibians and reptiles
Management of herpetological collections
Systematics of African snakes of the genus Polemon
Field Museum: 35 years