Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Teresa Hsu

Museum Technician
Department / Division

B.A., University of Texas at Austin, Anthropology
M.A., University of Southampton, Osteoarchaeology

Collections Areas

Responsible for collection management activities, such as specimen preparation, cataloging, loans, and assisting visitors, as well as scientific imaging needs (micro-CT, x-ray, photography)


Society for American Archaeology

Research Interests

Ancient DNA, comparative osteology, functional morphology, and archaeology with specialization in archaeofauna of central Mexico (Teotihuacan)


Boback, Scott M., Snow, Ray W., Hsu, Teresa, Peurach, Suzanne C., Dove, Carla J., and Reed, Robert N. 2016. "Supersize me: Remains of three white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in an invasive Burmese python (Python molurus bivittatus) in Florida." BioInvasions Records, 5, (4) 197-203.