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Robert J. Asher
Author, 'Evolution and Belief'

Robert J. Asher is a paleobiologist specializing in mammals and the author of "Evolution and Belief" (Cambridge University Press, 2012). Raised in western New York state, he is a former Curator of Mammals at the Berlin Natural History Museum and Frick Postdoctoral Fellow at the American Museum of Natural History. Currently, he is the Curator of Vertebrates in the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge, where he leads a research group in evolutionary biology focusing on the fossil record, development, and comparative anatomy.