Graduate Students

Research Areas
Kamil Ahsan's picture Kamil Ahsan
PhD Student
kamil.ahsan@yale.edu
Environmental history; coral reefs; history of biology; pacific history
Jonny Bunning's picture Jonny Bunning
PhD Candidate
jonny.bunning@yale.edu
History and sociology of biomedicine; history of modern Europe; political and social theory
Angelica Clayton's picture Angelica Clayton
PhD Student
angelica.clayton@yale.edu
History of 20th century science; history of technology; history of computing; history of cognitive science; history of psychiatry; material epistemology
Liana DeMarco's picture Liana DeMarco
PhD Candidate
liana.demarco@yale.edu
History of medicine in the Caribbean and the United States, history of slavery, history of capitalism, history of political economy, environmental history
Barbara Di Gennaro's picture Barbara Di Gennaro
PhD Candidate
barbara.digennaro@yale.edu
Early modern history of science and medicine (apothecaries, poisons, and antidotes); cross-cultural exchanges in the Mediterranean; early modern Italian social and material history
Breeanna Elliott's picture Breeanna Elliott
PhD Student
breeanna.elliott@yale.edu
Africa; HSHM; ethnobotany; oral history; gender; Indian Ocean slave trade networks; traditional medicine and healing systems in Madagascar and Tanzania
Sydney Green's picture Sydney Green
MD/PhD Student
sydney.green@yale.edu
History of medicine; intimate partner violence; race and medicine; Black feminism
Jed Gross's picture Jed Gross
PhD Candidate
jed.gross@yale.edu
Biomedical ethics; living things and the law; technology policy; risk cognition and shared decision making; comparative history of the professions
Rodion Kosovsky's picture Rodion Kosovsky
PhD Candidate
rodion.kosovsky@yale.edu
History of medicine; history of the US; history of sexuality; history of violence; feminism; social justice; psychological trauma; victims and perpetrators
Caitlin Kossmann's picture Caitlin Kossmann
PhD Student
caitlin.kossmann@yale.edu
Human-nature relationship and ideas of the natural; history of conservation; visual and material culture and museum studies; STS
Mary Ellen Leuver's picture Mary Ellen Leuver
PhD Candidate
maryellen.leuver@yale.edu
Climate, environment, and disease; the history of the American West
Megann Licskai's picture Megann Licskai
PhD Candidate
megann.licskai@yale.edu
History of medicine; STS; reproductive justice; gender and science; biopolitics; medical ethics; continental philosophy
Caroline Lieffers's picture Caroline Lieffers
PhD Candidate
caroline.lieffers@yale.edu
History of medicine and disability
Oliver Lucier's picture Oliver Lucier
PhD Student
oliver.lucier@yale.edu
History of geography, history of the Earth sciences, environmental history, particularly in modern Africa
Gourav Krishna Nandi's picture Gourav Krishna Nandi
PhD Candidate
gouravkrishna.nandi@yale.edu
History of medicine & public health; history of modern India; public health policy; global health politics & diplomacy; philosophy of history
Haesoo Park's picture Haesoo Park
PhD Candidate
haesoo.park@yale.edu
History of the Life Sciences; History of Biomedicine; Postcolonial History; East Asian History; STS; Medical Anthropology; Postcolonial Feminism; Bioethics; Public Humanities
Alicia Petersen's picture Alicia Petersen
PhD Student
alicia.petersen@yale.edu
History of medicine; women’s reproductive health; history of the body; early modern England and France
Sarah Pickman's picture Sarah Pickman
PhD Candidate
sarah.pickman@yale.edu
The history of exploration, field collecting, natural history museums and anthropology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Barbara Pohl's picture Barbara Pohl
PhD Candidate
barbara.pohl@yale.edu
history of the American human sciences; history of gender and sexuality; history of capitalism; feminist philosophy and science studies
Maya Sandler's picture Maya Sandler
PhD Candidate
maya.sandler@yale.edu
History of American medicine and public health; health disparities; health activism
Samuel Schotland's picture Samuel Schotland
MD/PhD Student
samuel.schotland@yale.edu
History of American medicine & public health; history of capitalism; history of emotions; history of children’s health; history of surgery and therapeutics; history of health activism; and material and visual culture
Ashanti Shih's picture Ashanti Shih
PhD Candidate
ashanti.shih@yale.edu
History of ecology, environmental history, Asian American studies, Pacific Islander studies, visual studies, postcolonial studies
Deborah Streahle's picture Deborah Streahle
PhD Student
deborah.streahle@yale.edu
Simon Torracinta's picture Simon Torracinta
PhD Candidate
simon.torracinta@yale.edu
History of the human and social sciences; history of anthropology; history of ideas; political & social theory
Madeleine Ware's picture Madeleine Ware
PhD Student
madeleine.ware@yale.edu
History of medicine and public health; reproductive health; chronic disease and disabilities; preventative medicine; early twentieth century
Richard Zhang's picture Richard Zhang
MD/MA Student
richard.zhang@yale.edu
History of medicine and public health; history of psychiatry; medical anthropology; history of East and Southeast Asia