I am currently in my last year of undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University and will be graduating in May 2013 with a B.A. in History, and Interdisciplinary Studies in Ecology & Past Environments, as well as with a M.A. in History. I am interested in museum and archive work, writing, conservation, and publishing.
Collections I have created and annotated:
Plants of Economic Importance
Native American Medicinal Plants
Traditional Chinese Medicinal Plants
Traditional Medicinal Plants of India Ethnobotany Fact of the Week: Oil derived from cashew nut shells can be used to treat tooth abscesses because it's lethal many Gram-positive bacteria.
- Full name
- Amy Chang
- I am
- an enthusiast, a student
- Curator level
- Assistant Curator
- EOL Ethnobotany Intern--Summer 2012
- Curation scope
- Plants of ethnobotanical and economic significance; particularly those with medical uses.