Smithsonian Journeys Experts

One feature that makes our programs uniquely special is our world-class Smithsonian Journeys Experts. Chosen for their charisma, expertise and affability, these men and women are the secret ingredient that turns a fine tour into an unforgettable experience. Other tour companies can take you to the most splendid sites, but in the hands of our experts, your journey will take on new meaning. Our Smithsonian Journeys Experts have dedicated entire careers to pursuing personal and professional passions. Their enthusiasm is contagious; their expert guidance consistently brings depth, excitement and substance to the travelers who join them on our tours — and that is the signature of Smithsonian Journeys. We're proud to introduce you to our stars.

To be considered as a Smithsonian Journeys Expert, submit your resume and cover letter with areas of expertise to smithsonianjourneys@si.edu, attn: Gloria Baxevanis.

All Smithsonian Experts

Greg Shriver

Greg Shriver is Professor of Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware. He received his Ph.D...

Michael Sibly

Michael Sibly was until recently Deputy Registrar of the University of Oxford and a Professorial ...

Howard Topoff and Carol Simon

Howard Topoff and Carol Simon are biologists specializing in the fields of Animal Behavior, Ecolo...

Janice Simon

Janice Simon is an Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Georgia, Lamar School ...

Lewis Simons

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Lewis M. Simons began his career in Southeast Asia i...

Sarina Singh

Sarina Singh is the senior author of the bestselling Lonely Planet India guidebook. An Australian...

Owen Sivitz

Raised and educated in the Northeastern United States, Owen found his calling as a guide deep wit...

Kenneth Slowik

Dr. Kenneth Slowik is Curator of Musical Instrument Collection within the Division of Culture and...

Greg Smith

Greg has guided groups all over the Unites States - from Alaska to the Grand Canyon, and Yellowst...

Ed Smith

Traveling up the far reaches of the world's mightiest river offers superb views of forests st...

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