Current Fellows

  • Leah Aronowsky

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of the History of Science Harvard University

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Configuring "Life" in the Biosphere, 1950-2000

  • George Aumoithe

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History Columbia University

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Epidemic Preparedness in the Age of Chronic Illness: Public Health and Welfare Politics in the United States, 1965-2000

  • Sarah Basham

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History University of British Columbia

    2016 to 2017
    Dissertation Writing Fellow

    Rethinking the Ontology of Chinese Encyclopedias: The Life and Times of Treatise on Military Preparedness (1621)

  • AJ Blandford

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History Rutgers University

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Labor and the Visualization of Knowledge in American Geological Surveys

  • Nicholas Bonneau

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History University of Notre Dame

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Unspeakable Loss, Distempered Awakenings: North America‰Ûªs Invisible Throat Distemper Epidemic of 1735 ‰ÛÒ 1765

  • Melissa Charenko

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of the History of Science University of Wisconsin-Madison

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    "The Science of Prophecy"? The Role of the Paleo-Disciplines in the Face of Anthropogenic Change, 1916-2015

  • Rosanna Dent

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History and Sociology of Science University of Pennsylvania

    2016 to 2017
    Fellow in Residence

    Studying Indigenous Brazil: The Xavante and the Human Sciences, 1958-2015

  • Betsy Frederick-Rothwell

    Ph.D. Student School of Architecture University of Texas, Austin

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Inside Out: Office Buildings and the Hybrid Nature of Space, 1870-1930

  • Louis Gerdelan

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History Harvard University

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Calamitous knowledge: understanding disaster in the British, Spanish and French Atlantic worlds, 1666-1755

  • Lawrence Kessler

    Ph.D. Department of History Temple University

    2016 to 2017
    Fellow in Residence

    Planter’s Paradise: Nature and Culture on Hawaiʻi’s Sugarcane Plantations

  • Alison Laurence

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History, Anthropology, and Science, Technology and Society Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    An Unnatural History of Deep Time: Extinct Animals and the Politics of Place in the Modern United States

  • Julia Mansfield

    Ph.D. Candidate History Department Stanford University

    2016 to 2017
    Fellow in Residence

    The Disease of Commerce: Yellow Fever in the Atlantic World, 1793-1805

  • Joseph Martin

    National Science Foundation Research Scholar

    2016 to 2017
    Fellow in Residence

    Industrial Patronage and the Cold War University

  • Christine Peralta

    Ph.D. Student Department of History University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Labor Pains: Working Class Women's Access to Healthcare in the Philippines, 1898-1950

  • Alicia Puglionesi

    Ph.D. History of Science, Medicine, and Technology Johns Hopkins University

    2016 to 2017
    NEH Postdoctoral Fellow

    The Astonishment of Experience: Americans and Psychical Research, 1885-1935

  • Tricia Ross

    Ph.D. Candidate Department of History Duke University

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Care of Bodies, Cure of Souls: Medicine and Religion in Early Modern Germany

  • Michelle Smiley

    Ph.D. Student History of Art Bryn Mawr

    2016 to 2017
    Dissertation Writing Fellow

    Becoming Photography: The American Development of a Medium

  • Angela Smith

    Adjunct Assistant Professor of History Austin Community College Ph.D., History University of Texas, Austin

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    The Romantic Roots of Evolution in Scotland

  • Oscar Moisés Torres Montúfar

    Ph.D. Student Department of History, El Colegio de México

    2016 to 2017
    Research Fellow

    Miners, Oilmen and Chemists: Globalization and Technology in Mexican Sulphur Industry (1933-1972)