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Michael Novacek
Michael Novacek
Senior Vice-President, Provost of Science and Curator of Paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History


Past Events:
Terra: Our 100-Million-Year-Old Ecosystem


Michael Novacek is Senior Vice-President and Provost of Science at the American Museum of Natural History, where he has helped establish the Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, Institute for Comparative Genomics, and new research program in astrophysics. His interests range from paleontological evidence to new data on DNA sequences. He has led paleontological expeditions to Baja California, the Andes Mountains, and the Yemen Arab Republic in search of fossil mammals and dinosaurs.


Source: American Museum of Natural History