Portrait of Janet Sullivan

Janet R. Sullivan

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
Collections Manager, Hodgdon Herbarium

Contact: janets@cisunix.unh.edu

Janet has been an adjunct faculty member in Plant Biology at UNH since 1985, and Collections Manager of the Hodgdon Herbarium since 2005. While at UNH, she has taught a number of courses including Introductory Botany, Systematic Botany, Biology of Weeds, and Summer Flora of New Hampshire. She is a member of the UNH Speaker’s Bureau.

From 1996 to 2009, Janet served as Editor-in-Chief of Rhodora, the research publication of the New England Botanical Society. Janet is an author and Taxon Editor for Volume 14 of the Flora of North America, as well as a member of the Editorial Board. She is a member of the Steering Committee of the Consortium of Northeastern Herbaria.


B.S. University of Vermont, 1977
M.S. University of Connecticut, 1980
Ph.D. University of Oklahoma, 1984

Area of Interest:

Systematics of Solanaceae, Flora of New Hampshire, Herbarium Curation

Courses Currently Taught:

Systematic Botany (PBIO 566)