Mares, Michael A.

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MARES, Michael A.

MARES, Michael A. American, b. 1945. Genres: Natural history. Career: University of Pittsburgh, PA, 1973-81, assistant professor to associate professor, 1973-81; University of Oklahoma, Norman, associate professor, 1981-85, professor of zoology, 1985-. Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, curator of mammals, 1981-, director of museum, 1983-. Universidad Nacional du Tucuman, visiting professor, 1974; University of Arizona, visiting scientist, 1980-81. Council for the International Exchange of Scholars, member of board of directors, 1988-91; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Oklahoma representative to Endangered Mammal Species Committee, 1987-95; Systematics Agenda 2000, cochair of International Programs Committee, 1991-94. Publications: Mammalian Biology in South America, 1982; Guide to the Mammals of Salta Province, 1989; The Mammals of Oklahoma, 1989; Latin American Mammalogy: History, Biodiversity, and Conservation, 1991; The Mammals of Tucuman, 1991; Guide to the Bats of Argentina, 1993. Contributor to and editor of periodicals. Address: Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman, OK 73072-7029, U.S.A.