Andrew B. Johnson
Collection Manager
Division of Birds, Museum of Southwestern Biology
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Education
2003: M.S. Zoology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Department of Biology and Wildlife
Thesis project: Stopover ecology of Nearctic-Neotropic migrants and response of resident Neotropical avifauna to a hurricane in Belize.
Graduate Advisor: Kevin Winker
2000: B.A. Zoology, Ohio Wesleyan University. Departmental Honors in Zoology; magna cum laude.
Undergraduate Advisor: Edward H. Burtt, Jr.

Experience
2003 - Present: Collection Manager, Division of Birds, Museum of Southwestern Biology, University of New Mexico.
2003: Museum Assistant at the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology Division of Birds.
2003: Research technician for Alaska Science Center studying Spectacled Eiders (Somateria fischeri) on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
2000-2003: Curatorial Assistant for University of Alaska Museum bird collection.
2001, 2002: Seven months of research on resident and migrant birds in Belize.
2001: Teaching Assistant for Ornithology laboratory at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
2000: Teaching assistant for Ornithology and Vertebrate Anatomy laboratories, Ohio Wesleyan University.
1999: Research Ornithologist at Ohio Wesleyan University conducting winter bird population studies in the University's forest preserves.
1996-2000: Student Curator of Ornithology at the Ohio Wesleyan University Museum of Zoology.
1998: Field Research Assistant doing bird ecology studies in Arizona for the Montana Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit, Missoula MT.
1997: Field Research Assistant for Dr. M.V. McDonald studying Kentucky Warbler (Oporornis formosus) ecology at the Smithsonian Conservation and Research Center, Front Royal, VA.

Presentations
Johnson, A. B. and E. H. Burtt, Jr. 2000. Double-scratching in Melospiza melodia and Spizella arborea. Oral presentation. Wilson Ornithological Society Meeting, Galveston, TX.
Johnson, A. B. 2002. Sexual dimorphism in Eastern American Tree Sparrows (Spizella a. arborea). Oral presentation. Alaska Bird Conference, Fairbanks, AK.
Johnson, A. B. And Kevin Winker 2004. Autumn stopover near the Gulf of Honduras by Nearctic-Neotropic migrants. Oral presentation. New Mexico Ornithological Society 42nd Annual meeting, Albuquerque, NM.
Johnson, A. B. And Kevin Winker 2006. Autumn stopover near the Gulf of Honduras by Nearctic-Neotropic migrants. Oral presentation. North American Ornithological Congress, Ciudad Veracruz, Veracruz.

Papers in preparation
Johnson, A.B. and K. Winker, in prep. Measuring catastrophe: immediate effects of Hurricane Iris on resident Neotropical lowland birds.
Johnson, A.B. and K. Winker, in press. Autumn stopover near the Gulf of Honduras by Nearctic-Neotropic migrants. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 120. ca. 14 pages