Erin Rose Birdsall
Erin Rose Birdsall held an internship at the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields in 2020, working in the Conservation Science Department under Gregory Dale Smith. She is currently working towards her doctorate in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. She was awarded the Pei Wang Fellowship in 2017 and a Biotechnology Traineeship from the National Institutes of Health from 2017 to 2020. Her research interests include spectroscopy of surfaces and identifying dyes and mordants in textiles.