Faculty Book Spotlight
Judith Walzer Leavitt, Women and Health in America (2nd Edition) (University of Wisconsin Press, 1999)
The UW-Madison Department of the History of Science is one of the largest and oldest academic programs of its kind in the United States. It offers an undergraduate major
and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees
in History of Science, Medicine, and Technology. Our program is known for the strength and diversity of its areas of study and its warm, collegial environment. All historical aspects of science, medicine, and technology receive attention – from their internal development to their broader social contexts, including their relationships with institutions, philosophy, religion, literature, and visual and material culture.
As of July 1, 2017, our M.A. and Ph.D. programs will be housed in and administered by the History Department
Also, we anticipate that admission to the undergraduate major will be suspended in the coming year, and encourage students who plan to declare the program to do so at their earliest convenience, so we may work with you to ensure that you can complete the program requirements.
March 3 (Friday) at Noon
Brown Bag: Pamela Smith, Seth Low Professor of ...(more
March 3 (Friday) at 3:45 pm
Colloquium: Pamela Smith, Seth Low Professor of ...(more
March 10 (Friday) at Noon
Brown Bag: Elizabeth Nielsen, History of Science ...(more