3161 Faculty/Administration Building
Ph.D., Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University, 1996
Research Interest/Area of Expertise
Science and Technology Studies
History of Evolutionary Science
The New Sciences of Cultural Evolution
The Science and Politics of Chemical and Radiological Hazards in the Twentieth Century
Dissent and Diversity in Science
Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications
- Ph.D., Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University, 1996
- M.A., Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University, 1993
- M.S., Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech, 1989
- B.S., Physics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1987
“Imre Lakatos and the Inexhaustible Atom: The Hidden Marxist Roots of History and Philosophy of Science,” Epistemology & Philosophy of Science, 55 (3), 2018, 25-34.
“After the Gold Rush: Cleaning Up after Steve Fuller’s Theosis,” Philosophy of the Social Sciences, 48 (5), 2018, 505–523.
"Cultural Evolution and Social Epistemology: A Darwinian Alternative to Steve Fuller’s Theodicy of Science." Social Epistemology, 31 (2), 2017, 224-34.
“Second-Guessing Scientists and Engineers: Post Hoc Criticism and the Reform of Practice in Green Chemistry and Engineering,” Science and Engineering Ethics, 21 (5), 2015, 1217-40.
“Thresholds of Change: Why Didn’t Green Chemistry Happen Sooner,” Technology’s Stories, Society for the History of Science, 3 (1): April 2015, http://www.technologystories.org.
HIS 1995, Nature and Societal Transitions (3 cr.)
HIS 3585/HIS 5585, Science, Technology, and Society (3 cr.)
HIS 5540/7540: World Environmental History since 1900 (4 cr.)
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