Lee Davies

Fungarium Curator

Summary

Job Title: 
Fungarium Curator
Department: 
Collections

Role

I am responsible for curating Kew’s Fungarium collections, particularly those from outside of the British Isles; incorporating newly accessioned specimens and donated collections into the fungarium. I am also responsible for facilitating access to the collections for research purposes, and also giving tours and talks to visiting groups. I also participate in Kew’s science communications programme, focusing on fungal science.

 

 

Background

Qualifications and appointments: 
  • BSc (Hons) Palaeobiology and Evolution, Univ. of Portsmouth (2005)