The Florida Museum research building hosts a rotating exhibit highlighting recent student research guided by a Florida Museum mentor. Posters are on display at Dickinson Hall for one semester and then permanently archived on this website.

Contact information for current Museum graduate students is available on the Graduate Student Directory, through links to the University of Florida departments, or via the Florida Museum mentors.

Click any poster to download the PDF.

Estimating the Season of Harvest of the Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) from the St. Catherines Island Shell Ring (9Li231)

Author: Nicole R. Cannarozzi, M.A. Candidate, Anthropology

Florida Museum Research Mentors: Douglas Jones, Museum Director/Curator Invertebrate Paleontology; Irvy Quitmyer, Environmental Archaeology; Kitty Emery, Environmental Archaeology


Structural and Material Compliance in the Alveolar Process of Colobine Mandibles

Author: Michael Granatosky, BSc Candidate, Biology, Anthropology

Florida Museum Research Mentors: Kenney Krysko and Max Nickerson, Herpetology


Ecology of larval Hellbender salamanders, Cryptobranchus alleganiensis, in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Student: Kirsten Hecht, MA Candidate, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, UF

Florida Museum Research Mentors: Max Nickerson, Herpetology


Reef Biodiversity Research at the Florida Museum of Natural History

Authors: Machel Malay, Sea McKeon, Francois Michonneau, John Slapcinsky, John Starmer, Jada White, Ph.D. candidates, Biology

Florida Museum Research Mentors: Gustav Paulay, Mandy Bemis, (curatorial assistant), Sarah McPherson (curatorial assistant).