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Department of History and Philosophy of Science


Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr Helen Anne Curry
Histories of 20th and 21st century sciences and technology, especially biology and biotechnology


Teaching Associates

Dr Lewis Bremner
History of science, technology and medicine since 1900
Part III Manager (Easter Term)

Dr Michael Diamond-Hunter
Philosophy of biology; philosophy of the social sciences

Dr Matt Farr
Philosophy of science and metaphysics
Part IB Manager

Dr Tom McClelland
Philosophy of cognitive science; artificial intelligence; metaphysics of science

Dr Dmitriy Myelnikov
History of medicine and the life sciences in the 20th century


Postdoctoral Researchers

(People marked with * are holders of independent fellowships and are not employed by the University of Cambridge.)

* Dr Alessandra Basso
Philosophy of measurement; philosophy of the social sciences; philosophy of economics

Dr Tad Brown

Dr Sara Caputo
18th- and 19th-century maritime history; British and European imperial history; history of medicine

Dr Sarah Dry

Dr Harriet Fagerberg
Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow

* Dr Johan Gärdebo

* Dr Pamela Mackenzie
Art history and the history of science and medicine

* Dr Elisabeth Moreau
History of early medicine, alchemy, natural philosophy

* Dr Anna-Luna Post

Dr Edwin Rose
History of natural history; histories of the book

Dr Jeremy Schneider
Knowledge, environment and alterity in the early modern world

* Dr Helene Scott-Fordsmand

Dr Andreas Sommer
History of the human sciences and medicine

* Dr Louis-Etienne Villeneuve

Dr Sonia Wigh
History of medicine, South Asia, multilingualism, codicology, and the art of translation