Anthropology of science & technology; planetary science.
History of altruism in evolutionary biology.
Philosophy and Sociology of Science; Bayesian Epistemology; the Science of Data; the Role of Mathematical and Statistical Models in Knowledge Creation, Ratification, Propagation, and Rejection; Statistical Inference (Deduction, Induction, and Abduction).
History of cryptology and information security; the American Cold War; computer science.
History and philosophy of biology.
Information management, natural history, philosophic empiricism, science and empire, medieval science
Dissertation title: "Everyday Epistemics and Vernacular Science in Southwest India"
History and philosophy of science.
Dissertation Title: "New Epistemological Foundations for Measurement: Helmholtz, the Quantity Concept, and Measuring Practices in 19th century German Science."
CHSS/Pritzker School of Medicine
History of medicine.
History of the Human Sciences and Humanities; History of Philology; Knowledge of Man; History of Science; 18th and 19th Century History.
Anthropology of science; philosophy of biology; ecology; field work and big data in environmental sciences.
CHSS/History Dept./Pritzker School of Medicine
History of medicine and public health in modern Mexico; medical and scientific nationalism; history of the mental sciences; medical professionalization; progress, modernity, and state-craft; medicine and modern war.
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Research interests: Science and Aesthetics; History of Scientism; History and Philosophy of Social Science; Pragmatism.