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Jane Pickering

  • What I do, where I work

  • I work at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History as the Deputy Director and Assistant Director for Public Programs. As such I’m responsible for all the Museum’s exhibits (permanent, traveling, temporary) and developing a varied program that encompasses topics relevant to the Museum’s collections and research activities. I work primarily as the project manager, and occasionally curator.

  • Current position

  • Deputy Director & Assistant Director for Public Programs at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Earlier positions

  • Director at MIT Museum

  • Assitant Curator, Zoological Collections at Oxford University Museum

Website(s)

  • Travels in the Great Tree of Life

    Travels in the Great Tree of Life

    Case Study

    by Jane Pickering Published March 11 2008

    'Travels in the Great Tree of Life' explored the relationships that connect all living organisms together. Its goals were to explain the nature of a phylogenetic relationship, the monumental scientific challenge of understanding these relationships,...