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Jennifer L. Derr

Jennifer L. Derr

Associate Professor; Founding Director, Center for the Middle East and North Africa at UC Santa Cruz

History Department

Areas of expertise: Disease and Immunity, Science Studies, Environmental Studies, Biomedical Sciences, Capitalism, Colonialism, History, Water


Biography, Education and Training

Education B.S. in Biological Sciences, Stanford University M.A. in Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University Ph.D. in History, Stanford University


Areas of expertise: Digital Arts, Digital Media, New Media, Science Studies, History of Science, Philosophy of Science, Software, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Democracy


Biography, Education and Training

  Warren Sack is a media theorist, software designer, and artist whose work explores theories and designs for online public space and public discussion.  His artwork and research has been support by grants and fellowships from the NSF, the ACLS, Sunlight Foundation, and the IAS of Paris.  His artwork has been exhibited at SFMOMA, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Walker Art Center, and the ZKM.  He has a BA from Yale College and a PhD from the MIT Media ... more »

Paul A Roth

Paul A Roth

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Philosophy Department
Minghui Hu

Minghui Hu

Associate Professor

History Department

Areas of expertise: History, Asian Studies, China, Communism, History of Science, Chinese, History of Philosophy, Pacific Rim, Taiwan, Science Studies


Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., History, UCLA MS, Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech BS, Civil Engineering, Tamkang University


Areas of expertise: Agroecology and Agriculture, Biotechnology, Activism, Science Studies


Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley M.S., Science Writing, Massachusetts Institute of Technology B.A., Biology, Williams College  


Areas of expertise: The Philippines, Southeast Asian Studies, History of Science, Colonialism, Science Studies


Biography, Education and Training

I am interested broadly in the politics of plant life and floral world-making in modern histories of the Philippines and Southeast Asia. My first book project, titled Sovereign Vernaculars: [Un]making Botany in the Colonial Philippines (Duke University Press, 2025), expands the "vernacular" in the history of colonial botany and examines practical and epistemological tensions in the Philippines during the science's internationalist acceleration. My next project, one draw... more »


Areas of expertise: Science and Technology, Social Theory, Social Movements, Science Studies, Art Photography/Photography as Critical Practice, Activism, Environmental Justice, Cultural Studies, Political Theory, Visual Culture


Biography, Education and Training

Before joing the History of Consciousness Department I was Professor of Science, Technology and Society, Director of the Institute for Science and Society and Founding Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Priority Cluster EcoSocieties at the University of Nottingham, UK, following appointments at the University of Leicester, Cardiff Universty, and the Free University of Berlin, Germany, where I also earned his PhD.   I have been a Leverhulme Fellow in the UK and an Alexander-von-Hum... more »

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