Staff

Helen Barnes

Helen Barnes

Curation Officer

Helen is responsible for the curation of the vascular component of the National Herbarium of Victoria's collection. Her work includes databasing Australian and foreign-collected specimens, processing loan and exchange material and servicing specimen image requests. Helen also assists with MEL's Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program.

Helen is currently working on a project involving the cataloguing of specimens received as part of the John Stuart Mill Herbarium (1806–1873).