The Franke program is made possible by the generosity of Richard (‘53) and Barbara Franke.

Contact Information

The Director of the Franke Program is Richard O. Prum, William Robertson Coe Professor of Ornithology in the
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Curator of Ornithology in the Peabody Museum of Natural History. (


The Assistant Director of the Franke Program is Tahia Thaddeus Kamp (


Please contact Rick Prum or Ty Kamp with questions or ideas for future Franke Program events or activities.