Ph.D. in History of Science
Guenther Receives 2022 Guggenheim Fellowship
She was awarded the Guggenheim in the field of history of science, technology and economics.
Bian Receives Honorable Mention from Association for Asian Studies Book Prize
The Joseph Levenson Prizes are awarded to the English-language books that make the greatest contribution to increasing understanding of the history, culture, society, politics, or economy of China.
Alum Margaret Schotte Receives 2020-21 Dean's Award for Distinction in Research at York University
Her book, Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800, was published in 2019 by Johns Hopkins University Press.
Three HOS Affiliates (Current and Former) Win Awards at the History of Science Society
Emily Kern (Ph.D. 2018), Michael Gordin, and Erika Lorraine Milam won awards for their articles and books.
HOS Graduate Certificate
The History of Science Graduate Certificate is aimed at enabling students who are taking seminars in the Program, working closely with our faculty, and writing dissertations on aspects of the history of science, medicine, and technology to receive a formal credential in the field.
The Program in History of Science at Princeton University trains students to analyze science, medicine, and technology in historical and cultural context. We are a community of scholars including roughly a dozen core and affiliated faculty members and about twenty graduate students, in addition to undergraduate concentrators and visiting fellows.
Find out how to Concentrate in HOS and see what courses are currently offered.
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Meet Our Faculty
Browse profiles of the Executive Committee and Associated Faculty in History of Science.