Dr. Farke received a B.Sc. in Geology from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 2003, and completed his Ph.D. in Anatomical Sciences at Stony Brook University in 2008. He joined the staff at the Alf Museum in June 2008, as Augustyn Family Curator, and was appointed Director of Research & Collections in 2015. In addition to his duties at the museum, Dr. Farke is on the science faculty for The Webb Schools.
Dr. Farke’s research interests focus on the Cretaceous continental ecosystems in North America, particularly the ceratopsian (horned) dinosaurs.
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