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Walter Bock

Walter Bock
Division of Vertebrate Zoology - Ornithology
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192

voice: 212.769.5788 AMNH
voice: 212.854.4487 Columbia U.
fax: 212.769.5759 AMNH
fax: 212.865.8246 Columbia U.


  • Professor of Evolutionary Biology
    Department of Biological Sciences
    Columbia University
    1200 Amsterdam Avenue
    Mail Box 5521
    New York, NY 10027
    Voice: 212.854.4487
    Fax: 212.865.8246
  • President,  23rd International Ornithological Congress, Beijing 2002

  • Adjunct Professor, The City University of New York

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 1959



Research Interests

    • Functional and Evolutionary Morphology of Birds
    • Macroevolutionary Theory
    • Systematics of the Higher Level Taxa of Birds