Collections Manager, Mollusks
302-658-9111, ext. 311
Alex Kittle, Collections Manager of Mollusks, is the newest scientist in the Collections & Research Division. He earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Biology at Georgia College and State University and was involved with the setup of the first university-based natural history museum in central Georgia. Alex also spent eight years as a Curatorial Assistant in the Invertebrate Paleontology Division of the Florida Museum of Natural History, where he collected, identified, and cataloged fossil invertebrates (mainly mollusks) from all over the Southeastern United States, Caribbean, and Central America. His main research interests have focused on the Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic molluscan faunas of the southeast, especially the Oligocene formations of the Suwannee Limestone in north central Florida.