Research Areas
Paola Bertucci
Associate Professor of History and History of Medicine; Curator of the Historical Scientific Division, Peabody Museum
Phone: 203-432-1397
Enlightenment; cultural history of technology in the early modern world, cultures of collecting and display; artisanal knowledge, the early modern body, scientific travel, material culture
Henry Cowles
Assistant Professor of History of Medicine, History, and Psychology
Social and Human Sciences since 1800; Mind and Brain; Historical and Scientific Methodology; Pragmatism and Evolutionary Theory; Experimentation in Science, Medicine, and the Arts.
Ivano Dal Prete
Lecturer in History
Earth sciences (ca. 1300-1800); generation in the long eighteenth century; material culture of astronomy; science, religion and society in early modern Europe
Rachel Elder
Lecturer in the History of Science and Medicine
History of Medicine; Health and the Body; History of Technology; Disability History; History of Neurology and Psychology; U.S. Gender and Sexuality
Jenna Healey, Ph.D.
Lecturer in History of Science & Medicine
History of American medicine; gender and science; medical technology; history of medicine and capitalism
Joanna Radin
Assistant Professor of History of Medicine and History, and History and Anthropology
Phone: 203-785-4258
Global histories of biology, ecology, medicine, and anthropology since 1945; history and anthropology of life and death; biomedical technology and computing; feminist, indigenous, and queer STS; science fiction
Chitra Ramalingam
Lecturer in History
Phone: 203-432-1049
Cultural history of the physical sciences (18th-century to the present), science and visual culture, visual studies, material culture studies, history and theory of photography, modern British history
William Rankin
Assistant Professor of the History of Science; Director of Undergraduate Studies
Physical and earth sciences since the mid-nineteenth century; military, industrial, and governmental science; history of cartography; science and architecture; visual studies; environmental history
Naomi Rogers
Professor of the History of Medicine and History; Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: 203-785-4341
History of 20th century medicine & public health in North America including policy, activism, alternative medicine & gender and medicine; Science & feminism; Feminist health movements
John Warner
Avalon Professor of the History of Medicine; Professor of History and of American Studies; Chair of the Section of the History of Medicine (School of Medicine)
Phone: 203-785-4338
19th & 20th century US medicine and health; Comparative history of medicine (US, Britain, France); Cultural history of science & medicine