School of History, Classics & Archaeology

History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars

The History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

Seminar description

This research group organises a seminar series  about the history of science, medicine and technology. We also have a seminar series in the history of medicine, in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, and you can find details on their seminar webpage 

Time and location

Please see below for details. All are welcome.

Event schedule

Semester 2, 2019/20

Date Speaker Topic Notes

Tuesday 24 Mar

Jane Stevens Crenshaw (Oxford Brookes)

'Wastelands: Space, reuse and the urban body in Renaissance Genoa and Venice'

CANCELLED 5.15pm LG.09, David Hume Tower

Wednesday 22 Apr Soraya de Chadarevian (UCLA)

tbc

With Science, Technology and Innovation Studies

CANCELLED 4pm, Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre, Doorway 1, Old Medical School 

tbc Workshop: 'Science, Subjectivity and the Historiography of Knowledge'.

With the History of Knowledge Network (IASH)

tbc
tbc

Work in Progress: Natalya Din-Kariuki (IASH / University of Warwick)

  tbc

Further information

Please contact the organiser if you have any questions.

Dr Zubin Mistry (BA, MA, PhD)

Lecturer; Early Medieval European History

  • University of Edinburgh
  • School of History, Classics and Archaeology

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Dr Richard Oosterhoff

Lecturer in History; Early Modern Europe

  • University of Edinburgh
  • School of History, Classics and Archaeology

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Dr Petros Bouras-Vallianatos

Wellcome Lecturer in History of Medicine

  • University of Edinburgh
  • School of History, Classics and Archaeology

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