History and Philosophy of Science, Technology and Medicine

HPSTM students and faculty.

Duke offers a graduate certificate certificate in History and Philosophy of Science, Technology and Medicine, open to Duke graduate students. 

Where can I find HPSTM events and activities at Duke?
Multiple departments and units contribute to HPSTM activities on campus, including:
Philosophy Department
History Department https://history.duke.edu
Science and Society https://scienceandsociety.duke.edu/
Center for Philosophy of Biology http://www.philbio.org
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience https://dibs.duke.edu/centers/ccn

News and events

April 4-5, 2019: Du Châtelet Prize workshop
To be held in conjunction with the Du Châtelet Prize in Philosophy of Physics (https://duchateletprize.org). Speakers include the prize winner and members of the prize committee.

November 15-18, 2018: Mechanics and matter theory in the Enlightenment
Sponsored by the: Program in History and Philosophy of Science, Technology and Medicine;
Philosophy Department; History Department; Health Humanities Lab; Mathematics Department; Information Initiative; Program in Literature.