Sharks, Dinosaurs and Walruses- An Interview with Dr Emma Nicholls

Written by Dr Emma Nicholls, Deputy Keeper of Natural History at the Horniman Museum and Gardens 1. What sort of geological collections do you look after? I am Deputy Keeper of Natural History at the Horniman Museum and Gardens, and, more specifically, curator in charge of palaeontology, geology, and osteology. The geological collections at the Horniman … More Sharks, Dinosaurs and Walruses- An Interview with Dr Emma Nicholls

Six questions for a geological curator – Matthew Parkes – Dublin

What does GCG Chair Matthew Parkes get up to in his day job as geological curator for the National Museum of Ireland, Dublin? We asked him ‘six questions’ to find out more about his role: What sort of Geological collections do you look after? As the only geological curator in the Natural History Museum in Dublin … More Six questions for a geological curator – Matthew Parkes – Dublin

Six questions for a geological curator – Hilary Ketchum – Oxford

Hilary is a Collections Manager at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH). Following her election to the GCG committee at this week’s AGM in Dublin, we asked Hilary ‘six questions’ to find out more about Oxford’s collection and her day-to-day role: What sort of Geological collections do you look after? The collections of … More Six questions for a geological curator – Hilary Ketchum – Oxford

Six questions for a geological curator – David Gelsthorpe – Manchester

David is Curator of Earth Science Collections at The Manchester Museum. If you would like to find out more about what he is up to then follow him on Twitter @Paleomanchester and take a look at his blog palaeomanchester.wordpress.com David in front of the famous Stigmaria specimen at The Manchester Museum, and (right) an early photograph of the … More Six questions for a geological curator – David Gelsthorpe – Manchester

Six questions for a Geological Curator – Isla Gladstone – Bristol

In the second post in our series, Isla Gladstone answers our ‘six questions’. Isla is Senior Curator for Natural Sciences at Bristol Museums, Galleries and Archives and will be managing this blog for GCG from now on. She has previously worked as a natural sciences curator in Yorkshire and Cornwall. Clockwise from top left: photograph … More Six questions for a Geological Curator – Isla Gladstone – Bristol

Six questions for a Geological Curator – Dean Lomax – Doncaster

This is the first post in our series where we ask geological curators around the country a series of questions that allow them to advocate the collections in their charge. This post is kindly provided by Dean Lomax who is Contract Assistant Curator of Palaeontology at the Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, working on the CIRCA … More Six questions for a Geological Curator – Dean Lomax – Doncaster