Students

Graduate Students

BLAIR BAINBRIDGE (CHSS)
blairbainbridge@uchicago.edu
Research Interests: Anthropology of science & technology; planetary science.

ZACHARY BARR (History Dept.)
zbarr@uchicago.edu
Research Interests: Habsburg Empire; Austria; history and philosophy of science; historical epistemology; popular science; Austromarxism; the Vienna Circle; Wittgenstein.
Dissertation: "Wissen, um zu Leben": Popularization and Popular Science as Epistemic Practice in Austrian Natural Science, 1864–1914

ASHLEY CLARK (History Dept.)
ashleyclark@uchicago.edu
Research Interests: History of science in the German Romantic period.
Dissertation: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Experiments in Music and Theater, 1791–1817

RYAN DAHN (CHSS)
rwdahn@uchicago.edu
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Research interests:  Interaction between scientists and the state, particularly in twentieth century Germany; impact of collective memory on history of science and technology; history of the natural sciences; science and politics; science under fascism.
Dissertation Title: The Forgotten Founder of Quantum Mechanics: The Science and Politics of Physicist Pascual Jordan, 1902–1980

BRANDON DEADMAN (History)
deadman@uchicago.edu
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esearch Interests: Intellectual history of modern Germany; the conservative revolutionary movement, fascism, and völkisch ideology; religion, theology, and esotericism; German idealism, phenomenology, and Lebensphilosophie; poststructuralism and philosophy in postwar France; critical theory and philosophical anthropology; the history of mass, technics, and perception; the later Wittgenstein

ANDREW DOMONDON (CHSS)
atdomond@uchicago.edu
Research Interests: history of altruism in evolutionary biology.

EAMON DUEDE (CHSS)
eduede@uchicago.edu
Research interests:
Philosophy and Sociology of Science; Bayesian Epistemology; the Science of Data; the Role of Mathematical and Statistical Models in Knowledge Creation, Ratification, Propagation, and Rejection; Statistical Inference (Deduction, Induction, and Abduction).

JILLIAN FOLEY (CHSS)
jillianefoley@uchicago.edu
Research interests: History of Mathematics and Computer Science.

DEVIN GOUVÊA (CHSS)
dgouvea@uchicago.edu
Research interests: history and philosophy of evolutionary biology.

LILY HUANG (History)
lilyx@uchicago.edu
Research interests:  Life sciences; natural history; science and literature.

CAINE JORDAN (History)
cainejordan@uchicago.edu
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esearch interests: Twentieth-century US history; African American history; women's and gender history; history of medicine

EMMA KITCHEN (History)
elkitchen@uchicago.edu
Research interests: History of evolutionary biology.

BIYING LING (CHSS)
bling@uchicago.edu
Research Interests: History and philosophy of science.

ALEXANDER MOFFETT (CHSS/Pritzker School of Medicine)
amoffett@uchicago.edu
Research interests: history of medicine.

PARYSA MOSTAJIR (CHSS)
parysa@uchicago.edu
Research interests: History and philosophy of science.

KRISTINE PALMIERI (CHSS/History Dept.)
kpalmieri@uchicago.edu 
Research interests: History of the Human Sciences and Humanities; History of Philology; Knowledge of Man; History of Science; 18th and 19th Century History.

EMMA PASK (CHSS)
pask@uchicago.edu
Research interests: Anthropology of science; philosophy of biology; ecology; field work and big data in environmental sciences. 

STEVEN SERVER (CHSS/History Dept./Prtizker School of Medicine)
sserver@uchicago.edu
Research interests: History of Science and Medicine.

EMILY WEBSTER (History)
elwebster@uchicago.edu
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esearch interests: Environmental history of the British Empire; history of science and medicine; public health and disease; land-use change, ecology, climate change, and the Anthropocene
Dissertation: Diseased Landscapes: Land Use Change and Emerging Epidemics in the British Empire, 1840–1915