Life Collections: staff

Collections staff have varied research interests in the area of insect taxonomy, physiology and behaviour, and maintain an active acquisition policy. Further details of their work are summarised below.

Beetles in the collection

Head of Life Collections: Mr D. J. Mann

Collections staff:
Ms H. Allum
Mr M. Carnall
Ms J. Chapman-Gray
Ms K. Child
Dr J. Hogan
Ms B. Palumbo
Ms Z. M. Simmons
Ms A. D. Spooner

Darren Mann Head of Life Collections

Hannah Allum Project Assistant - Off-site Collections Move Project

Mark Carnall Collections staff

Jacqueline Chapman-Gray Collections conservator (Maternity Cover)

Katherine Child Image Technician Afro-Moths Project

James Hogan Collections staff

Bethany Palumbo Collections conservator (currently on maternity leave)

Zo Simmons Collections staff

Amoret Spooner Collections staff

Enquiries regarding the collections should be sent to:


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