Museum of Southwestern Biology

Research Program


The Museum of Southwestern Biology (MSB) is a state-of-the-art repository for biological specimens and data that is located in the CERIA building in the center of UNM main campus.  The MSB is a resource center for the study of biodiversity, evolution, ecology, and natural history of living things.  Faculty curators and staff engage students directly in biodiversity research, and teach courses in biodiversity, conservation, and organism form & function.