History of the Earth Sciences

The Program in the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine integrates faculty and students from several departments and programs at the University of Minnesota. Each faculty member has a joint appointment in a department in the College of Science and Engineering, the Medical School, or the College of Biological Sciences.

Antique geology books
Photo credit
Sharon Kressler

Earth & Environmental Sciences Faculty in the Program in History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

  • Anna Graber focuses on History of earth science and natural history; Enlightenment science; history of mining and metallurgy; science and empire; modern and early modern Russia
  • Sally Gregory Kohlstedt focuses on Natural sciences in the United States; institutional and cultural contexts (amateurs, museums, education); women, gender and science