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2014-2015 Fellows

Joana de Freitas  
Joana Gaspar de Freitas, PhD
New University of Lisbon
Against Sand and Sea: Strategies on Coastal Defense
Angela Smith  
Angela Smith
PhD Candidate, Department of History,
University of Texas - Austin
On the Origin of Vestiges: Science, Religion, and the Natural World in Early Victorian Scotland
Caitlin Silberman  
Caitlin Silberman
PhD Candidate, Art History Department,
University of Wisconsin - Madison
"I Believe We Shall Be Crows": Thinking with Birds in British Art and Visual Culture, 1840-1900

Lecture, September 10, 2014
Francesco Luzzini  
Francesco Luzzini, PhD
Adjunct Professor, University of Milan - Department of Biosciences
Through dark and mysterious paths: Early modern science and the
search for the origin of springs from the 16th to the 18th century

Lecture, July 23, 2014

2013-2014 Fellows

Dustin Abnet  
Dustin Abnet, PhD
Department of History, Indiana University
"Taming Our Machines:" Robots and the American Soul in the
Industrial Age

Lecture, August 14, 2013
Eric Friesel  
Monica Brannon
PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, New School for Social Research
Governing Technological Landscapes: A Historical Comparison between Rural Electrification Co-operatives and Rural Broadband Internet Access

Lecture, July 10, 2013
Eric Friesel  
Eric Friesel
PhD Candidate, Technology Management, Indiana State University
Assessing the Value of Exogenous Modular System Design and Manufacture in Uncertain Rapidly Changing Technology Industry

Lecture, October 23, 2013
Francesco Gerali  
Francesco Gerali, PhD
Post-Doctoral Student, Institute of Geography, National Autonomous University of Mexico
Crossing the National Boundaries: Study on the Foreign Technological Know-How in the Maturation of the Mexican Oil Industry in the Second Half of the 19th century

Lecture, October 30, 2013
Catherine Kendig  
Catherine Kendig, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion, Missouri Western State University
Homology, Redux: Revisiting Richard Owen's Analogy/Homology Distinction

Lecture, July 24, 2013
Luis Tirapicos  
Luis Tirapicos
PhD Candidate, Interuniversity Centre for the History of Science and Technology, University of Lisbon
Jesuit Science in Lisbon: the practice of astronomy in the court of King João V, 1723-1750

November 13, 2013

2012-2013 Fellows

Felipe Cruz  
Felipe Cruz
PhD Candidate, Department of History, The University of Texas at Austin
Colonizing Amazonia From Above: Aeronautical Technology in the Brazilian Frontiers

Lecture, March 7, 2013
Jongmin Lee  
Jongmin Lee
PhD Candidate, Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Engineering the Environment: Regulatory Engineers in the Environmental Protection Agency and Engineering Societies, 1969-1980

Lecture, March 14, 2013
Francesco Luzzini  
Francesco Luzzini,PhD
Research Fellow, Department of Humanities, University of East Piedmont, Italy
Faith and Facts, Experience, and Expedience: A Comparison of Protestant and Italian Catholic Perspectives in 17th and 18th Century Theories of the Earth

Lecture, July 18, 2012
Adelheid Voskuhl  
Adelheid Voskuhl, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of History of Science, Harvard University
Engineering as Institution: Technical and Social Elites in Germany and the U.S., 1870 to 1930

Lecture, April 26, 2013
Jerusha Westbury  
Jerusha Westbury
PhD Candidate, History Department, New York University
"...what a great many Authors have said...": Learning about New World Plants in Early Modern Europe
Lecture, March 21, 2013

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