HOS Academics


Director of Undergraduate Studies
302 Dickinson Hall
Director of Graduate Studies, History of Science
135 Dickinson Hall

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.

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Find out how to Concentrate in HOS and see what courses are currently offered.


Learn more about our Ph.D. and Certificate programs in History of Science, and find current graduate course offerings.


Stay connected and learn about alumni resources, including the History Department’s Dossier Service.

Meet Our Faculty

Browse profiles of the Executive Committee and Associated Faculty in History of Science.


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