Names and nationality of people involved in the CPIA Steering Committee: 

CPiA Role 

Name 

Affiliation 

Country 

IUBS Affiliation 

Expertise 

Early Career 

Project Leaders and 

Executive Steering 

Dr. Johannes Müller 

Museum für Naturkunde 

Germany 

German National 

Paleozoology 

No 

Dr. Jenny McGuire 

Georgia Tech 

USA 

IPA 

Conservation 

Mammals  

Pollen 

Yes 

Dr. Fredrick Kyalo Manthi 

National Museums of Kenya 

Kenya 

Paleontology 

Paleoanthro. 

Mammals 

No 

Executive Steering 

Dr. Jason Head 

University of Cambridge 

UK 

ISVM 

Paleontology 

Ecometrics 

Yes 

Dr. Michelle Lawing 

Texas A&M 

USA 

Computation 

Ecometrics 

Yes 

Research Advisory 

Dr. René Bobe 

U. Oxford  

UK 

Paleoanthro. 

No 

Mr. Thomas Getachew 

Authority for Research & Conservation 

Ethiopia 

Paleobiology 

Yes 

Dr. Emily Wabuyele 

Kenyatta University 

Kenya 

Plant Sciences 

Yes 

Education Advisory 

Dr. Sarita Maree 

University of Pretoria 

South Africa 

S. Africa National 

Education network 

Phylogenetics 

No 

Dr. Hesham Sallam 

Mansoura University 

Egypt 

Egypt National 

Education network 

Paleobiology 

No 

Dr. Jackson Njau 

Indiana University 

USA and Tanzania 

Tanzanian National 

East African network 

No