- UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies
The Department of Science and Technology Studies is an academic department in University College London (UCL), London, England. It is part of UCL's Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences. The Department offers academic training at both undergraduate and graduate levels. It is one of two departments forming the London Centre for the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology.
The department received its current name in 1994, renamed from the 'Department of History and Philosophy of Science' (originated in 1938), and previously 'the Department of History and Method of Science' (originated in 1921).
UCL was the first UK university to offer undergraduate degrees in this interdisciplinary subject, launching its BSc in History and Philosophy of Science in 1993. Two related BSc degrees followed shortly thereafter. Science and Technology Studies includes the study of history, philosophy, sociology, science policy, and communication of science.
Academic staff in the department in 2011-12 include: Dr Jon Agar, Dr Chiara Ambrosio, Dr Brian Balmer, Dr Karen Bultitude, Dr Joe Cain, Dr Brendan Clarke, Dr Andrew Gregory, Dr Jane Gregory, Dr Inga Kroener, Dr Simon Jay Lock, Dr Michela Massimi, Prof. Steve Miller, Dr Emma Tobin.
London Centre for the History of Science, Medicine, and TechnologyCentre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at Imperial College London · UCL Centre for the History of Medicine · UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies University College London AcademicsFaculties, schools
& groupingsUCL Faculty of Arts and Humanities (Slade School of Fine Art) · UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences · UCL Faculty of the Built Environment (The Bartlett) · UCL Faculty of Engineering Sciences · UCL Faculty of Laws · UCL Faculty of Life Sciences · UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences · UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences (UCL Medical School) · UCL Faculty of Population Health Sciences · UCL Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences · UCL Neuroscience · UCL School of Slavonic and East European StudiesCentres &
departmentsUCL Centre for Digital Humanities · The Constitution Unit · Department of Science and Technology Studies · Department of Space and Climate Physics (Mullard Space Science Laboratory) · London Centre for Nanotechnology · Slade Centre for Electronic Media in Fine Art · UCL Centre for the History of Medicine · Wellcome Trust Centre for NeuroimagingInstitutes &
laboratoriesUCL Ear Institute · UCL Eastman Dental Institute · UCL Institute of Archaeology · UCL Institute of Child Health · UCL Institute of Jewish Studies · UCL Institute of Neurology · UCL Institute of Ophthalmology · UCL Jill Dando Institute · Pedestrian Accessibility and Movement Environment LaboratoryOther
UniversityBloomsbury · Bloomsbury Theatre · Church of Christ the King · Euston Road · Gordon Square · Gower Street · Gray's Inn Road · Holmbury St Mary · James Lighthill House · Main Building · Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology · Queen Square · Ramsay Hall · Somers Town · Tavistock Square · Tottenham Court Road · University of London Observatory · Woburn SquarePeopleOther AffiliatesMedicalFrancis Crick Institute · Great Ormond Street Hospital · Medical Research Council · Moorfields Eye Hospital · Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust (The Royal Free Hospital · The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital) · Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital · UCLH/UCL Comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre · UCL Partners · University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Eastman Dental Hospital · The Heart Hospital · Hospital for Tropical Diseases · National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery · Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine · UCH Macmillan Cancer Centre · University College Hospital) · Whittington HospitalOther
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