History of Science Society Twitterdex

A Crowd-Sourced Directory of 218 History of Science Twitterstorians

Kevin Troch

@kevintroch85

Kevin Troch

Curator of collections, University of Mons

Curator of collections at University of Mons (Belgium). Historian of geology and mining. Ph.D. in environmental history of coal mining

Shannon Supple

@mazarines

Shannon Supple

Smith College (Massachusetts, USA)

Special collections librarian stewarding rare & curious books & archives; focuses on intersection of history of natural world & material texts.

Cornelia Lambert

@UNGLambert

Cornelia Lambert

UNGLambert

Historian of science and medicine interested in the body in society, especially poverty, the body in education, and movement.

Elizabeth Hennessy

@eahennessy

Elizabeth Hennessy

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Geographer, Political Ecologist, Environmental Historian, Latin Americanist, STS-er who spends a lot of time thinking and writing about giant to...

Céline Stantina

@cstantina

Céline Stantina

McGill University

PhD candidate in history at McGill University. Early modernist / History of Science and Zoology / Natural History of Whales

Emmie Miller

@emmiem89

Emmie Miller

University of Minnesota

historian of early modern natural history and environment | program coordinator at UMN's Program in History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Crystal Lee

@crystaljjlee

Crystal Lee

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Disability studies, history of science, and human-computer interaction

Nihal Firat Ozdemir

@nihalfiratoz

Nihal Firat Ozdemir

İstanbul Medeniyet University, History of Science, Dr.

Phd Phlisophy: 17. Century England, circulation of modern knowledge Second phd era: 18. Century Ottoman, circulation of modern knowledge

Kathleen Crowther

@Sacrobosco2013

Kathleen Crowther

University of Oklahoma

I'm interested in medieval/early modern history of the book, history of science, history of medicine; as well as digital history and pedagogy.

Geoff Bil

@geoffbil

Geoff Bil

New York Botanical Garden

My research centers on interactions between scientific and vernacular knowledge systems, with particular reference to plants and the environment...

Thomas Erslev

@Therslev

Thomas Erslev

Aarhus University, Denmark

Historian of 20th century medical science and ethics. Based in Denmark. https://www.therslev.dk

M. Willis Monroe

@willismonroe

M. Willis Monroe

University of British Columbia

Willis Monroe works on the history of astronomy and astrology found on cuneiform tablets from ancient Iraq.

Sietske Fransen

@sietske_fransen

Sietske Fransen

Bibliotheca Hertziana - Max Planck Institute for Art History

Early modern history of science and medicine | Max Planck Resesrch Group Leader | manuscripts | prints | translation | images

Marieke Hendriksen

@Ms_History

Marieke Hendriksen

Utrecht University

Historian of early modern science, art, and ideas. Key words: material culture, taste, medicine, recipes, techniques, DH, DAH

Catarina Madruga

@cmadruga

Catarina Madruga

CIUHCT, University of Lisbon

PhD student of HPS at the University of Lisbon, working on the intricate relations between natural history collections and imperial networks

Anja Sattelmacher

@ASattelmacher

Anja Sattelmacher

Humboldt-University Berlin, ZHdK

I am a historian of science, wandering between the spheres of the history of media and knowledge. Currently interested in cybernetics.

Matthew Daniel Eddy

@BookScribbler

Matthew Daniel Eddy

Professor and Chair in the History and philosophy of Science at Durham University.

Interests: The emergence of the environmental sciences and the developmental interface between the human sciences and information technologies

Monica Azzolini

@ProfM_Azzolini

Monica Azzolini

University of Bologna

Historian of early modern science, medicine and the environment, with particular focus on Italy but increasingly extending my reach.

Luis Moreno-Martínez

@luismormz

Luis Moreno-Martínez

López Piñero Inter-University Institute

Science history & education at the López Piñero Institute for Science Studies, University of Valencia (Spain).

Marsha Richmond

@mlrichmond

Marsha Richmond

Wayne State University

Historian of genetics and women in biology. Professor of History at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. Co-Editor in Chief, Journal of the Hist...

Rosi Crane

@rosicrane

Rosi Crane

Hon Curator HoS Otago Museum, Dunedin, NZ

Working on 19C NZ life sciences especially museum oriented.

Christine Keiner

@DrSerpentine

Christine Keiner

Rochester Institute of Technology

I am a historian of science, politics, and the marine environment, and I teach a variety of courses dealing with the history of science, technol...

Sharad Pandian

@SharadPandian

Sharad Pandian

Research Associate, Nanyang Technological University

Historian of Science, interested in colonial-era surveying; instruments, breakdowns, repair; and in how expertise is constructed and contested.

Laura Stark

@laura_stark

Laura Stark

Vanderbilt University

Historical sociologist, Vanderbilt. Chair FHHS. Author: Behind Closed Doors. Project: The Normals. Assoc Editor: History&Theory. She/her/hers

Jaipreet Virdi

@jaivirdi

Jaipreet Virdi

University of Delaware

Historian of medicine, technology, and disability. Finishing book manuscript, _Hearing Happiness: Fakes, Frauds, and Fads in Deafness Cures_.

Ellie Louson

@elouson

Ellie Louson

Michigan State University

Dr. Ellie Louson is an academic specialist at Michigan State University. She works in the Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology on curri...

Michael J. Barany

@mbarany

Michael J. Barany

University of Edinburgh

History, sociology, and culture of mathematics and science. http://mbarany.com

Stuart Mathieson

@stumathieson

Stuart Mathieson

Queens University Befast

Research Fellow at Queens University Belfast. Historian of science and religion, fundamentalism, and pseudoscience.

Animesh Chatterjee

@electricpunkah

Animesh Chatterjee

Leeds Trinity University

Candidate for PhD at Leeds Trinity University studying “Conflict and Identity in the Social Life of Electricity in Colonial Calcutta, 1880-1925”

William Carruthers

@w_carruthers

William Carruthers

University of East Anglia

I’m a historian of archaeology, heritage, decolonisation, and the Cold War, focusing on Egypt, Sudan, and India.

Minakshi Menon

@menon_minakshi

Minakshi Menon

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

I work on the history of science in South Asia. My interests include the history of colonial science, history of botany and Indian Ocean Studies

Joel Klein

@jandrewklein

Joel Klein

The Huntington Library

Molina Curator for the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, The Huntington Library

Jason W. Dean

@Jason_W_Dean

Jason W. Dean

Library

Jason is Vice President for Special Collections at the Linda Hall Library.

Alex Aylward

@aylwardam

Alex Aylward

University of Leeds

I'm a historian, and occasional philosopher, of science, based in the UK. My main interests are in history of evolution, eugenics, and genetics.

Dengjian Jin

@dengjianjin

Dengjian Jin

Dickinson College

Dengjian Jin is John and Ann Curley Faculty Chair in International Studies, Business, and Management at Dickinson College.

Sarah Qidwai

@skidwayy

Sarah Qidwai

IHPST, University of Toronto

Sarah Qidwai is a PhD Candidate at the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology at the University of Toronto. Her rese...

Raymond Abruzzi

@rayabruzzi

Raymond Abruzzi

Columbia University

Student, Science and Society program at Columbia, studying hist. of science and medicine in Great Britain. Publisher, Wiley Digital Archives

Raúl Velasco Morgado

@raulvmorgado

Raúl Velasco Morgado

University of Salamanca

MD and historian of science. I work on anatomy and embryology (17th-20th C) and on the links between pediatrics, laboratory and rare diseases.

Bruno Strasser

@citizensciences

Bruno Strasser

University of Geneva

Historian of contemporary science & technology, working on public participation, published Collecting Experiments: Making Big Data Biology 2019.

Melinda Baldwin

@Melinda_Baldwin

Melinda Baldwin

American Institute of Physics

#histSTM working on peer review, publications, and funding bodies. Senior Editor at Physics Today.

Kara Swanson

@KaraWSwanson

Kara Swanson

Northeastern University

Historian of sci/tech/medicine, gender & law, IP & property prof @NUSL, author Banking on the Body http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.ph...

Ross Brooks

@rossb_oxford

Ross Brooks

Oxford Brookes University

Queer history of biology. PhD 'Evolution's Closet: The New Biology and Homosexuality in Britain, 1871-1967.' Funded by the Wellcome Trust.

Lea Beiermann

@lea_bei

Lea Beiermann

Maastricht University

PhD candidate at Maastricht University. Nineteenth-century microscopy, history of media and STM, global networks, digital humanities.

Paul Dudenhefer

@pauldudenhefer

Paul Dudenhefer

Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University

Long-time member of the history of economics community.

Gianamar Giovannetti-Singh

@gianamar97

Gianamar Giovannetti-Singh

University of Cambridge

PhD student in HistSci @CambridgeHPS @StEdmundsCam @Cambridge_Uni | Studying Jesuits in China and "modernity" | Decolonise HPS | he/him

Gert Huskens

@gerthuskens

Gert Huskens

Université libre de Bruxelles & Ghent University

Gert Huskens is currently writing a PhD on ‘Belgian diplomatic representatives in Egypt before WW1 and the making of Egyptology'.

Peder Anker

@pederanker

Peder Anker

New York University

Historian of science with a focus on ecology, climate, environmentalism and design. Associate Professor at New York University.

Rohan Deb Roy

@rohandroy

Rohan Deb Roy

University of Reading

Historian of colonial science, and medicine; insects and environment; South Asia. Author of Malarial Subjects (CUP, 2017).

Hannah Murphy

@murphyhs2019

Hannah Murphy

King’s College London

Historian of early modern medicine and science with special expertise in sixteenth century Germany. Senior Postdoc on Renaissance Skin.

Scott Weingart

@scott_bot

Scott Weingart

Carnegie Mellon University

Program Director of Digital Humanities @CMULibraries. Historian of early modern science. Republic of letters, networks, and other things.

John Jackson

@jpjjr1961

John Jackson

James Madison College of Public Affairs, Michigan State University

I study the history and philosophy of the scientific study of race.

Penelope Hardy

@pkhardy

Penelope Hardy

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Historian of science and technology, especially technologies of ocean science. She/her/hers.

Ryan Feigenbaum

@theroyalfig

Ryan Feigenbaum

History of Science Society

Digital designer and developer. Historian and philosopher of biology and the internet. Language gamer.

María José García Folgado

@MJGarciaFolgado

María José García Folgado

Universitat de València (España)

History of grammar school, history of linguistics https://grupogiel.com/team/ma-jose-garcia-folgado

Monica Green

@monicaMedHist

Monica Green

Historian of Medicine

Interests: medieval European medical history, including the impact of Arabic medicine, and the history of infectious diseases (plague, etc.)

James Hannam

@DrJamesHannam

James Hannam

Independent scholar and author of God's Philosophers

PhD from Cambridge (2008) on early modern universities. Interested in big-picture history of science and currently trading as an accountant.

Paul D. Brinkman

@deadnaturalists

Paul D. Brinkman

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

I practice history of science at the N. C. Museum of Natural Sciences & N. C. State University.

Kevin Baker

@kevinbaker

Kevin Baker

Northwestern University

I am a historian of science, technology, and international politics. My work examines the place of computers and expertise in global affairs. Sp...

Adam Richter

@AdamDRichter

Adam Richter

University of Toronto

Historian of science, especially science and religion. PhD from IHPST, University of Toronto. Doctoral research on John Wallis.

Kira Lussier

@kiralussier

Kira Lussier

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Toronto

Historian of science, technology and business who researches the history & politics of corporate personality testing.

Helen Piel

@HelenPiel

Helen Piel

University of Leeds, British Library

PhD candidate in the history of 20C evolutionary biology. Researching John Maynard Smith's archive.

Filippo Maria Sposini

@fsposin

Filippo Maria Sposini

IHPST, University of Toronto

I am very much concerned with the issue of normality. I approach this problem by studying the certification of insanity in the 19th century.

Cindy Ermus

@CindyErmus

Cindy Ermus

University of Texas at San Antonio

Cindy Ermus is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Texas at San Antonio. http://history.utsa.edu/faculty/ermus-cindy

Ry Marcattilio-Mccracken

@galtonsbox

Ry Marcattilio-Mccracken

Oklahoma State University

I am an historian specializing in the history of science and medicine in the United States. I work as a Lecturer at Oklahoma State University (t...

Alexander Hall

@Green_Gambit

Alexander Hall

University of Birmingham

Historian researching histories of popular science, the media & the environment.

Gordon Barrett

@gbarrett_hist

Gordon Barrett

University of Oxford

Dept Lecturer in Modern Chinese History & Politics, working on 20th c. (esp. Mao era): science diplomacy & exchange, psy disciplines, physics.

Jeff Schramm

@DrJSchramm

Jeff Schramm

Missouri University of Science and Technology

History of Technology, History of Science, 20th Century U.S. Social/Labor/Urban, Modern Europe/World. Historian of modern technology. Areas incl...

Jessica Otis

@jotis13

Jessica Otis

Jessica Otis

My research focuses on early modern Britain and the cultural history of mathematics.

Charlotte Connelly

@curatorconnelly

Charlotte Connelly

The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute

Curator of The Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge. PhD student researching Ohm's law.

Philosophy, Theory, And Practice In Biology

@PTPBio

Philosophy, Theory, And Practice In Biology

University of Michigan Publishing

Open access, peer reviewed, free for authors online journal. History of biology very much a part of our purview. PTPBio.org

Nicola Polloni

@nicolapolloni

Nicola Polloni

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at HU Berlin. Usually engaged with philosophy and history of ideas. Working on the (un)knowability of prime matter

Nima Bassiri

@nimabassiri

Nima Bassiri

Duke University

Assistant professor @Duke; intellectual history, history of science, science and politics

Cesare Pastorino

@cesare_p

Cesare Pastorino

Technische Universität Berlin

Intellectual and cultural historian. I work on early modern empiricism, natural philosophy, material culture, antiquarianism.

Greg Priest

@greg_m_priest

Greg Priest

Stanford University Department of History

Greg Priest is a PhD candidate (ABD) in History and a member of the Program of History and Philosophy of Science at Stanford University. Greg fo...

Erich Pinzón-Fuchs

@Pinzon_Fuchs

Erich Pinzón-Fuchs

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

I'm a historian of economics interested in the history and methodology of macroeconomics and the intersection between gender and economics.

Lisa Haushofer

@LisaHaushofer

Lisa Haushofer

University of Toronto

Historian of science/food/economic life. Writing history of 'Wonder Foods.' Postdoc at U. of Toronto, PhD from Harvard, MD from Witten-Herdecke.

Helen Rozwadowski

@oceanhistories

Helen Rozwadowski

University of Connecticut, Professor of History and Maritime Studies

From history of oceanography to ocean history

Douglas O'reagan

@D_OReagan

Douglas O'reagan

Historian, Writer, Economic Consultant

Historian of industry, technology, & national security. Author of Taking Nazi Technology (http://amzn.com/1421428873/, out 2019).

Daniel Liu

@nothingtolius

Daniel Liu

ICI Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry

Historian of the life and physical sciences. https://dan-liu .net/

Elisa Garrido

@cienciaconarte

Elisa Garrido

CSIC

Academic visitor at University of Oxford 2019-2020. Project ‘Female Science and Visual Space: Witches, Supporters, and Heroines”. #SciArtFem

Stephen Morris

@CriticalMindfu1

Stephen Morris

University of Kent

PhD candidate - a critical history of mindfulness. Experienced and trained in Buddhist systems, MSc in cognitive psychology/neuropsychology.

Jeremy Burman

@BurmanPhD

Jeremy Burman

University of Groningen

Historian of psychology, esp. Jean Piaget (child development and evolutionary epistemology). Often archival, sometimes digital. Retweets.

Aaron Van Neste

@AaronGpeterson

Aaron Van Neste

Harvard University

PhD candidate in the History of Science. More-than-human environments, fisheries, plantations, endangered species, biodiversity.

Lissa Roberts

@HistorSci

Lissa Roberts

History of Science

History of Science publishes innovative articles and special issues about the history and historiography of science, medicine and technology.

Michael D. Gordin

@GordinMichael

Michael D. Gordin

Princeton University

I teach the history of modern and contemporary science at Princeton University, with a specialization in the physical sciences and Russian, Euro...

Adrianna Link

@Adrianna_Link

Jerome Baudry

@lhst_epfl

Jerome Baudry

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL)

Historian of modern science and technology working on IP, (technical) drawing, the digital. This is a team/lab account.

Joann Palmeri

@PalmeriJoAnn

Joann Palmeri

History of Science Collections, University of Oklahoma Libraries

Librarian, History of Science Collections Curator, Nichols Special Collections University of Oklahoma Libraries

Aileen Fyfe

@aileenfyfe

Aileen Fyfe

University of St Andrews

Aileen Fyfe writes about science communication, publishing and popularisation, from the late 17th century to the modern day.

Iris Clever

@irisclever1

Iris Clever

UCLA

Historian of Science, Technology, and Bodies PhD Candidate at UCLA Currently working on the history of race, data, and biometric technologies

Robin Scheffler

@CancerHistorian

Robin Scheffler

Program in Science, Technology, and Society, MIT

Leo Marx Career Development Professor in History and Culture of Science and Technology at MIT. Studies the history of cancer and biotechnology.

Matthew James

@MattJamesSSU

Matthew James

Sonoma State University

I write about the Galápagos Islands, Charles Darwin, and the 1905-1906 Galápagos Islands scientific collecting expedition from the California Ac...

James Stark

@kingtekkers

James Stark

University of Leeds

Associate Professor - historian of modern medicine and science. Infectious disease, ageing, public health, and medical technologies.

Lukas Rieppel

@lrieppel

Lukas Rieppel

Brown University

Historian of science, capitalism, and museums. Book: "Assembling the Dinosaur." https://bit.ly/2DgK078

Anita Guerrini

@nickytheprof

Anita Guerrini

Oregon State University

Horning Professor Emerita, Oregon State University. Early modern life science/anatomy/skeletons/natural history, ecological restoration

Derya Gurses Tarbuck

@DGTarbuck

Derya Gurses Tarbuck

Dr. at Bahcesehir University

Derya Gurses Tarbuck is Assistant Professor in History at Bahcesehir University, Turkey. History of Science and Religion, Intellectual History.

Devin Short

@shortorian

Devin Short

University of Washington

Phd student working on the history of climate science. Took a master's in nuclear science in a previous life.

Roger Turner

@RogerTurner13

Roger Turner

Science History Institute

Historian of meteorology and atmospheric science, mostly 20th century. Blogs at https://picturingmeteorology.com. Involved with public history, ...

David Robertson

@davidjr9711

David Robertson

Princeton University

I am a doctoral candidate in Princeton University?s Program in the History of Science. My historical interests include colonial and postcolonial...

Chaokang Tai

@ChaokangTai

Chaokang Tai

University of Amsterdam

PhD researcher in History of Science: late modern astronomy; visual science; historical epistemology; science and society; scholarly personae.

Michael Robinson

@ExplorationBlog

Michael Robinson

University of Hartford

Prof at U Hartford, interested in travel, exploration, gender, & extreme environments. Host of exploration podcast Time to Eat the Dogs.

Dominik Huenniger

@dominikhhh

Dominik Huenniger

University of Hamburg

Historian of science, medicine, museums, humans & other animals, mainly insects, ca. 1750-1850. Also: environmental history & material culture.

Jacy Young

@jacylyoung

Jacy Young

Quest University Canada

Critical feminist psychologist and historian of psychology. Editor of @AHPblog Design enthusiast, crafter, and Oxford Comma devotee. she/her

Roland Jackson

@Roland_Jackson

Roland Jackson

Royal Institution of Great Britain, and UCL

Particular interest in 19th century science. Author of The Ascent of John Tyndall. See also @ProfTyndall.

Rachel Ankeny

@ankeny_rachel

Rachel Ankeny

University of Adelaide

Historian of 20th c. and contemporary biology and biomedical sciences

David Glasner

@david_glasner

David Glasner

economist at FTC

A UCLA Ph.D. who writes and blogs abouot the history monetary of theory and macro and the problematic nature of modern macro

Edwin Rose

@EdwinRose3

Edwin Rose

University of Cambridge

Historian of the life sciences interested in the use of natural history books, collections, voyages of discovery and book production c.1760-1830

Alexandre Hocquet

@osvaldopiazzoll

Alexandre Hocquet

Université de Lorraine

History of computational chemistry, history of software, history of modeluzation, history of open science, history of wikipedia

Elihu Gerson

@EM_Gerson

Elihu Gerson

Tremont Research Institute

Sociologist of technical work organization, mostly life sciences and computing. Major historical interests in long 20c life sciences.

Adam Mosley

@AdamJMosley

Adam Mosley

Swansea University

Historian of early modern science, especially astronomy, cosmology, cosmography; book history and print culture; instruments; networks.

Frances Osis

@f_osis

Frances Osis

University of Glasgow

PhD student historian of medicine, currently focused on 18th century STDs.

Amanda Lewis-Nang'ea

@amboseliacacia

Amanda Lewis-Nang'ea

SUNY Geneseo

Historian of science and environment in Africa. Focused on history of biology and field science in East Africa, history of conservation.

Patrick Luiz De Oliveira

@plsoliveira

Patrick Luiz De Oliveira

Postdoctoral Lecturer, Princeton University

Postdoctoral Lecturer at Princeton. Historian of technology and Europe. Currently working on aeronautical culture before the airplane in France.

The Hopos Journal

@hoposjournal

The Hopos Journal

Virginia Tech

HOPOS is the official journal of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science. The Editor of the journal posts updates on ...

Emily Webster

@Emilywebz

Emily Webster

University of Chicago

Ph.D. Student in Environmental History of the British Empire at UChicago. Anthropocene, infect. disease, hist med, epidemiology.

Thomas Misa

@tjmisa8

Thomas Misa

University of Minnesota

I'm interested in institutions, globalization, economic processes, computing and gender bias.

Department Of The History Of Science, Technology And Medicine University Of Oklahoma

@OUHistSci

Department Of The History Of Science, Technology And Medicine University Of Oklahoma

University of Oklahoma

Official twitter account for the Department of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Oklahoma.

Jordan Bimm

@jordanbimm

Jordan Bimm

Princeton University

I am a SSHRC postdoctoral research fellow at Princeton University working on histories of early Cold War space medicine and astrobiology.

James Ungureanu

@JamesCUngureanu

James Ungureanu

University of Queensland and University of Wisconsin-Madison

Holds honorary fellowships at IASH at University of Queensland and Department of History at UW-Madison. Historian of Science and Religion.

Tricia Peone

@TriciaPeone

Tricia Peone

New Hampshire Humanities Council

Works in public humanities. Historian of magic and the occult. PhD from University of New Hampshire.

Sarah Lang

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz / Centre for Information Modelling (ZIM)

I am a PhD candidate in the Digital Humanities and the History of Science working on the Neo-Latin early modern alchemy of Michael Maier.

Historical Studies In The Natural Sciences Journal

@HSNatSci

Historical Studies In The Natural Sciences Journal

University of California Press

Explore the fascinating world of HSNS, a journal that reveals the history of science as it has developed since the 18th century.

Joshua Earle

@CyborgApologist

Joshua Earle

Virginia Tech

PhD Candidate in STS at Virginia Tech. Studies the History of Medicine, particularly Eugenics and Genetic science, applying the lessons learned

Spanish Society Of History Of Science And Technology (sehcyt)

@SEHCYT

Spanish Society Of History Of Science And Technology (sehcyt)

Spanish Society of History of Science and Technology

The Spanish Society of History of Science and Technology was founded in 1976 and publish the journal Llull

Karl Galle

@GalleKarl

Karl Galle

Independent Scholar

Historian of astronomy and other mathematical arts, especially but not exclusively in the context of Germany, Poland, and other parts of Central...

James Sumner

@JamesBSumner

James Sumner

University of Manchester

Historian of science and technology. Works on computing in popular culture in the UK; applied science, especially brewing; technical education.

Michelle Boon

@LaykaBoon

Michelle Boon

Collection manager and Wikimedian

I specialize in the link between material scientific culture and digital media. In addition I am active in the Wikimedia movent.

Thony Christie

@rmathematicus

Thony Christie

Ronin Institute

History of science blogger, The Renaissance Mathematicus

Jaimie Murdock

@JaimieMurdock

Jaimie Murdock

Cornell University

PhD candidate, digital historian, focusing on the intellectual development of Darwin's Origin of Species.

Sarah Dry

@sarahdry1

Sarah Dry

University of Cambridge

Historian of climate science, meteorology, oceanography and earth system science. 19th and 20th centuries.

Lukas Engelmann

@engelmal81

Lukas Engelmann

University of Edinburgh, Science, Technology & Innovation Studies

Chancellor's Fellow at University of Edinburgh, History and Sociology of Biomedicine, History of Twentieth Century Epidemiology

Elisabeth Moreau

@morosophe_

Elisabeth Moreau

Princeton University

Early modern medicine, alchemy & natural philosophy. Current postdoc research project: Nutrition and pharmacology in the 16th and 17th centuries

Paul Halpern

@phalpern

Paul Halpern

University of the Sciences

Professor of Physics, Fellow of the American Physical Society, former Chair of the APS Historic Sites Committee, and author of numerous books

B. Ricardo Brown

@UntilDarwin

B. Ricardo Brown

Pratt Institute

Prof. Social Science & Cultural Studies. Sociologist interested in Critical Theory, genealogies of systems of knowledge, & Environmental Studies

Brian Regal

@tarbosaur

Brian Regal

Kean University

Associate professor for the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine.

Kit Chapman

@chemistrykit

Kit Chapman

Royal Society of Chemistry

Kit is interested in the history of 20th and 21st century element discovery, particularly of synthetic elements. His book Superheavy, which char...

Dolores Ruiz-Berdun

@LolaRuizBerdun

Dolores Ruiz-Berdun

University of Alcala

history of childbirth, and midwifery history of women’s health. Steering Committee Member in the Spanish Society of Science and Technology

Chris Grocott

@DrChrisGrocott

Chris Grocott

University of Leicester

Historian of economic thought with a particular focus on Hayek, neoliberalism, and imperialism.

Mark Largent

@marklargent

Mark Largent

Michigan State University

Historian of eugenics, Darwin, 20th century American medicine. Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education at Michigan State University.

Rebekah Higgitt

@beckyfh

Rebekah Higgitt

University of Kent

Historian of science @KentCHOTS @UniKentHistory, leading @Met_Sci. Former museum curator & Guardian Science blogger

Brad Bolman

@bbolman

Brad Bolman

Harvard History of Science

Historian of biology and physics with an emphasis on animals and social theory.

Ehud Lamm

@ehud

Ehud Lamm

Tel Aviv University

Philosopher and historian of biology. http://www.ehudlamm.com/ Landscapes of Collectivity in the Life Sciences (MIT Press, 2018)

Alistair Kwan

@libroraptor

Alistair Kwan

University

Material culture insights into scientific practices both expert and novice: the spaces, buildings, instruments of knowledge-making.

Margaret Schotte

@SchotteMargaret

Margaret Schotte

Assistant Professor of History, York University

Early modern historian @YorkUniversity (Toronto, Canada), interested in all things bookish, maritime, and history-of-science. Author of @Sailing...

Taylor Dysart

@DiceArtTaylor

Taylor Dysart

University of Pennsylvania

Taylor Dysart is a doctoral student in the Department of History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania.

Anna Guerrero

@onuhgrrarrow

Anna Guerrero

Center for Biology and Society, Arizona State University

PhD candidate in history of science studying images in microbiology since 1940, from micrographs to conceptual diagrams; scientific illustrator

Erick Peirson

@undercaffeinatd

Erick Peirson

Algorithmia

I apply my training and research in complexity, biology, history, and philosophy to the design and analysis of distributed software systems.

Charles Pence

@pencechp

Charles Pence

Université catholique de Louvain

Philosopher and historian of biology, studying in particular the role of chance in evolutionary theory and the use of digital tools to understan...

Alexander Sterkens

@alsterkens

Alexander Sterkens

Brepols Publishers

I commission books for Brepols in history of science, technology, techniques, and philosophy

Anne Goldgar

@anne_goldgar

Anne Goldgar

King's College London

Early modern historian interested in histories of science, art, the book, collecting, the maritime, the Netherlands, the arctic.

Dana Simmons

@danajsimmons

Dana Simmons

University of California, Riverside

My research interests include hunger, nutrition, soil, political economy, the human sciences and feminist theory. I am author of _Vital Minimum:...

Tim P

U.S. Naval War College

Author, The Problem with Pilots (JHU Press, 2018); U-2 aviator; U.S. Naval War College Associate Dean

Piero Messina

@pierome64

Piero Messina

PhD candidate at centre alexandre koyré EHESS Paris in STS, space diplomacy and history of space activities

25 yeras in space activities, international cooperation and public affairs i am now pursuing a PhD in space diplomacy

Audra J. Wolfe

@ColdWarScience

Audra J. Wolfe

Writer, Editor, Historian

Audra J. Wolfe, Ph.D. is a Philadelphia-based writer, editor, and historian. She is the author of Freedom?s Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle fo...

Sjang Ten Hagen

@sjangtenhagen

Sjang Ten Hagen

University of Amsterdam

I am a historian of science and humanities based at the University of Amsterdam. For my current PhD project, I study relations between the disci...

Cameron Lazaroff-Puck

@CLazaroffPuck

Cameron Lazaroff-Puck

University of Minnesota

Historian of Physics and Technology working on Maxwell and the intersection of electromagnetic theory and technology in the 19th Century

Robert-Jan Wille

@RobertJanW

Robert-Jan Wille

Utrecht University, Descartes Centre

Historian of laboratory biology, atmosphere physics & the European society of states, nations and empires.

Jessica Martucci

@bioethistorian

Jessica Martucci

Science History Institute

Historian of modern sci/tech/med, bioethics, gender, religion, and disability. Particularly interested in the mid-20th century.

Henrik Kragh Sørensen

@hkraghs

Henrik Kragh Sørensen

University of Copenhagen

History and philosophy of mathematical practice. 19th century mathematics.

Andreas Sommer

@Sommer_HPS

Andreas Sommer

Independent scholar (UCL & Cambridge alumni)

Historian of science & magic and of the human sciences. Writing a book for Stanford University Press while running www.forbiddenhistories.com.

Rich Bellon

@RichBellon

Rich Bellon

Michigan State University

I'm a historian of Victorian science who obsesses over (among other odd things) men with muttonchops who obsessed over the sex lives of plants

Emily Herring

@EtheHerring

Emily Herring

University of Leeds

Historian and philosopher of biology. My current research concerns the reception of French philosopher Henri Bergson among biologists.

Roberta Millstein

@Cepaea

Roberta Millstein

University of California, Davis

History & Philosophy of biology, particularly evolution, ecology, & environmental ethics. Historical work includes Leopold, Darwin, 20th c evol

Fabian Kraemer

@HistSciHum

Fabian Kraemer

History Department, LMU Munich

Historian of science & humanities @LMU_Muenchen. Member of @Junge_Akademie. Tweets on science & humanities, past and present.

Harriet Ritvo

@HRitvo

Harriet Ritvo

MIT

Arthur J. Conner Professor of History at MIT--Especially environment, animals, Britain/British empire.

Anna Toledano

@annatoledano

Anna Toledano

Stanford University

Anna Toledano is a PhD candidate at Stanford University in history of science. Her dissertation, ?Collecting Empire: The Science and Politics of...

Melanie Kiechle

@MelanieKiechle

Melanie Kiechle

Virginia Tech

Historian of 19C US: culture, environment, cities, health, science, and smells. Lots of smells. Teaches at VA Tech. Author of Smell Detectives.

Sohini Chattopadhyay

@popeyed

Sohini Chattopadhyay

Columbia University

PhD Candidate from History Department, Columbia University, Researches on technology, death practices and imperialism in 20th century India.

Amir Afkhami

@Psych_Doc

Amir Afkhami

Psychiatry, global health & history prof. at GWU; author of "A Modern Contagion"

https://www.amirafkhami.com/

Cyrus Mody

@ccmmody

Cyrus Mody

Maastricht University

Historian of recent applied sciences, with particular interest in counter-countercultures and commercialization of academic research.

Surekha Davies

@sourdoughchef

Surekha Davies

Utrecht University

Postdoc at Utrecht Univ. & author of Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human: New Worlds, Maps and Monsters (Cambridge UP, 2016).

Cléo Chassonnery-Zaïgouche

@CleoCZ

Cléo Chassonnery-Zaïgouche

CRASSH, Cambridge University

I am an historian of economics working on discrimination, wages and expertise

Paige Madison

@FossilHistory

Paige Madison

Arizona State University

Historian of paleoanthropology. PhD student @ASU, on a Fulbright in Indonesia studying history, science, and the story of Homo floresiensis.

Maria Elice Prestes

@MariaEPrestes

Maria Elice Prestes

University of São Paulo

Historian of biology, interested in the 17th and 18th centuries natural philosophers and their experimental studies on living beings.

Tiffany Nichols

@onthemasspike

Tiffany Nichols

Harvard University

Historian of modern physics focused on multi -messenger astronomy and astrophysics.

Allison Scott Majure

@justwrite

Allison Scott Majure

UC Berkeley

Starting Point - A Medical and Legal History of the Fetus 1996 Undergraduate Thesis won Honorable Mention from AAAS, Pacific Division.

Conevery Bolton

@Conevery

Conevery Bolton

Boston College

Historian of science, medicine, environment, and energy who writes and teaches at Boston College. Currently finishing a book about mid-American ...

Richard Nash

@richardnash

Richard Nash

NSF

Historian of biology, and data scientist.

Jacob Steere-Williams

@steerewilliams

Jacob Steere-Williams

College of Charleston, Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences

Associate Professor of History, Editor at Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences. 19th c. Science and medicine

Gregory Rupik

@GregoryRupik

Gregory Rupik

IHPST, University of Toronto

Historian and philosopher of biology, focusing on organismal agency in German Romantic Biology and contemporary evolution theory.

Sharrona Pearl

@sharronapearl

Sharrona Pearl

University of Pennsylvania

Sharrona Pearl is a historian and theorist of the face and body. Her most recent book, _Face/On: Face Transplants and the Ethics of the Other_, ...

Dominic Berry

@hpsglonk

Dominic Berry

LSE

I am a historian and philosopher of science and technology, with particular expertise in the history of biology, technology and engineering.

Samantha Muka

@aquariumglass

Samantha Muka

Stevens Institute of Technology

Historian and sociologist of marine biology focusing on the history of tank craft.

Antony Adler

@Antony_Adler

Antony Adler

Carleton College

I'm a Research Associate at Carleton College. I write about the history of marine science, exploration, and the Pacific World.

Chris Gainor

@ChrisGainor

Chris Gainor

Independent Scholar

Editor, Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly. Author of The Bomb & America's Missile Age. Writing history of Hubble Space Telescope.

John Lidwell-Durnin

@johnlidwell

John Lidwell-Durnin

Oxford University

Historian of science at the Centre for the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology at Oxford. I work on heredity, climate, and the history ...

Wilko Graf Von Hardenberg

@wilkohardenberg

Wilko Graf Von Hardenberg

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

Historian of the environment and science. I research nature conservation, the concept of the sea level, and the prehistory fo the Anthropocene.

John Wilkins

@john_s_wilkins

John Wilkins

University of Melbourne

Philosopher, punster, fatso. Working on a book on social dominance and hierarchy. Talk about religion, politics and music when I am avoiding wor

Enrique Perdiguero-Gil

@perdigu

Enrique Perdiguero-Gil

University

Research interest: history of medical popularisation, history of health education, history of public health, history of medical pluralism.

Jared Neumann

@jaredmneumann

Jared Neumann

Indiana University - Bloomington

PhD student in HPS with interests in logic, computation, cognitive science, and language, especially as they relate to methods of discovery.

Katalin Straner

@KatiStraner

Katalin Straner

University of Southampton

I am a historian of modern Europe, specialising in the history of science, urban history and the study of translation and reception in the histo...

Erika Milam

@elmilam

Erika Milam

Princeton University

I teach the history of science at Princeton University, with a specialization in the modern life & human sciences. #histSTM #envhist #histscifi

Laura Martin

@Laura_J_Martin

Laura Martin

Williams College

Historian of science and environment. I write about the history of ecology, restoration and conservation, justice, and the sci/humanities divide

Alex Wellerstein

@wellerstein

Alex Wellerstein

Stevens Institute of Technology

Historian of science, secrecy, and nuclear weapons.

Danielle Picard

@RobotHistorian

Danielle Picard

Vanderbilt University

Historian of Human Sciences and Work | Researches robots, psychology & disability in the 20th century

José Ramón Bertomeu-Sánchez

@PalaudeCervero

José Ramón Bertomeu-Sánchez

UNIVERSITY OF VALENCIA

The institute IILP supports research on historical and social studies on medicine, technology, science and the environment.

Patrick Mccray

@LeapingRobot

Patrick Mccray

University of California, Santa Barbara

I research and write about science and technology and art.

Viktor Blåsjö

@viktorblasjo

Viktor Blåsjö

Utrecht University

Historian of mathematics. Advocate of the mathematician's point of view throughout history and philosophy of science and historiography. Incorri...