ANNOUNCEMENT: The Sara E. and Bruce B. Collette Postdoctoral Fellowship in Systematic Ichthyology is accepting applications through 1 Sept 2023. This two-year fellowship supports full-time, resident, independent research focused on the study of systematics, comparative morphology, and field investigations of fishes utilizing the NMNH collections. For more information go to https://fellowships.si.edu/Collette or download the fellowship flyer.
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We have over 6 million specimens and the world’s largest collection of North American, Neotropical, Caribbean, and West Pacific fish fauna. A majority of the collection consists of specimens in alcohol with supporting collections of genetic, osteological, and cleared and stained material. Additional strengths include our extensive archival collections of illustrations, radiographs, color slides and field documentation.