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
Thomas Anderson's picture Thomas Anderson
PhD Student
t.anderson@yale.edu
Colonial medicine and scientific travel, early modern and Enlightenment Atlantic World, French Empire, ethnobotany, indigenous and slave medical knowledge
Estrella Castillo's picture Estrella Castillo
PhD Student
estrella.castillo@yale.edu
ritual heuristics; technoscientific futurities; entheogenic sensoria; settler extractivisms; bioethics
Angelica Clayton's picture Angelica Clayton
PhD Candidate
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 and public health in the United States and the Caribbean, history of race and slavery, history of capitalism, 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
Kristine Ericson's picture Kristine Ericson
PhD Student
kristine.ericson@yale.edu
History of design and technology; material and visual culture; STS; history of the built environment; history of natural history; US cultural history; digital humanities
Sebastian Fernandez-Mulligan's picture Sebastian Fernandez-Mulligan
PhD Student
sebastian.fernandez-mulligan@yale.edu
History of Math; History of Physical Sciences; Computing; Data and Algorithms
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 Candidate
caitlin.kossmann@yale.edu
twentieth-century environmental and planetary science, history of biology, scientific community, scientific myth and metaphor, material culture studies, gender and science, feminist STS, Anthropocene discourse
Leo Krapp's picture Leo Krapp
MA Student
leo.krapp@yale.edu
Histories of Testing & Meritocracy; Postwar America & China; Anthropologies of Capitalism; Modernity & Disenchantment; Historical & Dialectical Materialism
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
US & Canadian medical history; reproductive medicine & justice; gender, science, & medicine; feminist STS; emotions, science, & medicine; biopolitics; life, death & personhood; bodies & medicine in the media; health politics, activism, conservatism
Kenya Loudd's picture Kenya Loudd
PhD Student
kenya.loudd@yale.edu
The experiences of people of African descent within the U.S. & throughout the Diaspora at the nexus of race, disability, education & institutionalization; systematic & institutional discrimination's role in opression
Oliver Lucier's picture Oliver Lucier
PhD Student
oliver.lucier@yale.edu
History of geography, history of the Earth sciences, environmental history
Gourav Krishna Nandi's picture Gourav Krishna Nandi
PhD Candidate
gouravkrishna.nandi@yale.edu
History of public health; history of modern South Asia; history of global health; public health policy; philosophy of history
Libby O'Neil's picture Libby O'Neil
PhD Student
libby.oneil@yale.edu
history of technology, history of science, STS, computing, history of psychology, psychoanalysis, voice technology, artificial intelligence, gender and sexuality, science fiction, media theory, history of human space exploration, mind-body problem(s)
Alicia Petersen's picture Alicia Petersen
PhD Student
alicia.petersen@yale.edu
History of science and medicine; history of the body; book history; 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
Charlotte Rich's picture Charlotte Rich
PhD Student
charlotte.rich@yale.edu
History of Medicine; Reproductive and maternal health; Gender; Immigration; Health disparities; Health activism
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
Madeleine Sheahan's picture Madeleine Sheahan
PhD Student
madeleine.sheahan@yale.edu
Early modern history of medicine; gender and women’s history; embodied and artisanal knowledge; social, cultural, and material history
Deborah Streahle's picture Deborah Streahle
PhD Candidate
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
Histories of Medicine and Public Health; Feminist Spaces; Gender and Sexuality; Reproductive Health; Material and Representational Bodies; Nineteenth-Century Europe; Transnational Histories; British and Dutch Empires