Meet the Team

© B. Shaw
The 2013 Team

The Cape Horn Project involves four seasons of field work (2011-2014), with Expeditions at The Field Museum following along for the 2013 field season. The project is a U.S. National Science Foundation-sponsored collaboration between Dr. Bill Buck at the New York Botanical Garden and Drs. John Engel and Matt von Konrat at The Field Museum, who worked with colleagues from the Universidad de Magellanes in Chile. 

TEAM LEADS
John Engel, Ph.D.
Bill Buck, Ph.D.
Matt von Konrat, Ph.D.

2013 FIELD & LAB TEAM
Laura Briscoe, M.A.
Paddy Dalton, Ph.D.
Ernesto Davis, Ph.D.
Niels Klazenga, Ph.D.
Juan Larraín, Ph.D.
Blanka Shaw, Ph.D.
John Spence, Ph.D.
Crew of the Don Jose Miguel

Special thanks to the National Science Foundation, and also to Ricardo Rozzi and those at Omora Ethnobotanical Park and the colleagues at UNT/UM. 

This site and the research presented herein are sponsored in part by the following National Science Foundation grant: DEB – 0949136.