Abigail Nishimura

Technical Writing Intern for EOL

About me

I am a a contractor at the National Museum of Natural History with the Encyclopedia of Life. I graduated from Yale University with a BA in Anthropology and a concentration in Biological Anthropology. I am particularly interested in primatology and will study behavioral morphology and physiology at the graduate level beginning in the fall of 2014. I can be contacted at abigail.nishimura@aya.yale.edu.

My info

Full name
Abigail Nishimura
I am
an enthusiast, a student
Curator level
Full Curator


6 objects curated
17 taxa curated
22 images set as exemplar
6 articles selected for Overview
5 preferred classifications selected

5 common names added
0 common names removed
3 common names curated

3 taxa commented
4 comments submitted
29 articles added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications


B.A. Anthropology with Concentration in Biological Anthropology; Yale University, 2013.

Encyclopedia of Life Primate Technical Writing Intern; National Museum of Natural History, Fall 2013. 

Nutritional Research Intern; National Zoological Park's Conservation Ecology Center, Summer 2013. 

Curation scope
Primates, Biological Anthropology