Dave BlackburnDavid C. Blackburn

Curator of Herpetology
Associate Chair, Department of Natural History
University Term Professor, 2021–2024
University of Florida Research Foundation Professor, 2023–2026
Florida Museum of Natural History
, University of Florida

Email: dblackburn@flmnh.ufl.edu
Twitter: @davidcblackburn

Affiliate Faculty in UF’s Departments of Biology and Wildlife Ecology & Conservation,Tropical Conservation and Development program, School of Natural Resources and Environment, and Center for African Studies.

Lead PI, oVert Thematic Collections Network (2017–2023)
Fellow and Research Associate, California Academy of Sciences

Associate Curator, 2015–2021, Florida Museum of Natural History
Associate Curator, 2014–2015, California Academy of Sciences
Assistant Curator, 2011–2014, California Academy of Sciences
Postdoctoral Researcher, 2008–2011, University of Kansas
Ph.D., 2008, Harvard University
A.B., 2001, University of Chicago