Research at the Black Hills State University Herbarium

Curtis Card

Mathematician, Database Manager, Chair of the Department of Mathematics

Research Interests: large databases, programming languages

Audrey Gabel
Research Interests: Macrofungi and slime molds (Myxomycetes) of the Black Hills Region, fungal plant pathogen, plant pathogenic fungi of prairie grasses

Mark Gabel
Biologist, Paleobotanist and Curator of the Herbarium
Research Interests: Miocene flora of the Great Plains, Grass systematics, Flora of the Black Hills and surrounding region

Grace Kostel
Botanist and Manager of the Herbarium
Research Interest: Floristics of the Northern Great Plains

 David Siemens
Population Ecologist
Research Interests:  Plant-insect interactions, plant ecology, ecological genetics and physiology, secondary plant metabolism, plant-herbivore interactions


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