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Vertebrate Paleontology

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Curator & Associate Professor: Ross Secord, 402-472-2661
Collection Manager: George Corner, 402-472-2657
Chief Preparator: Carrie Herbel, 402-472-2657
Preparator: Rob Skolnick, 402-472-2657

Highway Paleontologist: Shane Tucker, 402-472-2657
Highway Preparator: Jeremy McMullin, 402-472-2657

Emeritus Curator & Professor: Robert M. Hunt Jr., 402-472-2650
Emeritus Curator & Professor: Mike Voorhies, 402-472-2645

W436 Nebraska Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Nebraska State Museum
Lincoln, NE 68588-0514 USA

Fax: 402-472-8949

Visitors: Please call or email to arrange a time for your visit.

The Collection

The Museum's vertebrate paleontology collection is one of the largest university collections in the United States with over 1.5 million specimens. The Nebraska fossil record covering the last 35 million years is especially strong in documenting the history of North America.