Alumni

2016-17

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Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Jun-30 Sep 2016)

PhD cantab.

Visiting Scholar (1 Nov 2016-31 Jan 2017)

PhD, Professor HDR

The Construction of Deaf-Muteness and the Writing of Norms in Western Europe and the United States (Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries)

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Visiting Scholar (20 Aug-20 Okt 2016)

PhD

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow, stafflist-status (1 Mai-30 Jun 2017)

MA, Doctoral Student, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Persian Astronomy in Byzantium

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Assistant Professor of History, Northwestern University

Research topic

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Director of East Asian Studies, Washington and Lee University

The Ethological Theodicy of Locust Infestation in Early Modern China

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Jan-31 Mar 2017)

MA, Doctoral Student, European University Institute

Scribal Scholars: The Manuscript Economy of Overseas Natural History in France, 1660–1760

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Okt 2016)

Dr., Research Scholar, Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-30 Nov 2016)

PhD, Professor of Science, Technology, and Modern Culture, Maastricht University

Visiting Scholar (2-16 Jun 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Loyola Marymount University

Tools of the Phrenological Trade: Gender and Practices in Antebellum America

(1 Jul-30 Sep 2016)

Dr. phil., Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Visiting Scholar (8 Sep-7 Dez 2016)

PhD, Senior Fellow, Department of Sociology, University of Delhi, India

Senior Research Scholar (1 Sep 2014-31 Aug 2017)

PhD

Another Green World: Tropical Trees and American Jungle

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Visiting Scholar (1 Aug 2016-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor of Asian Art History, Boston College

Architecture and Empire in the Reign of the Yongle Emperor, 1402–1424

Visiting Scholar (10 Aug-10 Nov 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST)

Visiting Scholar (1-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor, Institute of China Ancient Books Preservation, Fudan University

Distribution of Knowledge: Spatial Analysis on China's Ancient Private Libraries

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Jan-31 Mar 2017)

MA, Doctoral Student, University of Chicago

Goethe’s Experiments in Music and Theater, 1791–1817

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor, Yale University

The Laws of Habit

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Jan-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Lecturer in Cultural Studies, University of Amsterdam

The Relations between the Epistemic Virtues of Impartiality and Objectivity in French 19th-century Historiography, especially in the Context of the Dreyfus Affair

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Sep 2014-31 Aug 2017)

PhD

Hidden Reserves in Socialist Planning: From Historical Consciousness to Science and Expertise

D

Visiting Scholar (15 Mai-15 Aug 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor, Western Connecticut State University

Collecting Technology in the Age of Empire: Global Encounters and the Transformation of Nature

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep 2016-31 Mai 2017)

PhD, Christian de Pee, PhD, Associate Professor of History, University of Michigan

The City as Nature: An Intellectual History of the City in Middle-Period China, 800–1150

Visiting Scholar (1 Nov 2016-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Associated Researcher, Centre d'Archives en Philosophie, Histoire et Édition des Sciences, ENS-Paris (CAPHES) and Centre Marc Bloch (Humboldt Universität, Berlin)

History of Psychiatric Epidemiology after 1945

Visiting Scholar (1-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Department of History, Oklahoma State University

Local Gazetteers in Republican China: Spatial-Order Continuity and the Modern-Tradition Divide

E

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Durham University

Visiting Scholar (1 Feb-30 Apr 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature, Duke University

Sibling Action: The Genealogical Structure of Modernity

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Aug 2017)

PhD, Professor of Ethnomusicology and Anthropology, Endowed Chair of Music History, Butler School of Music, Department of Anthropology, University of Texas at Austin

Sound in the Legal Imagination

F

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Binghamton University

Animals and Society in Imperial China

Visiting Scholar (23 Jul-22 Aug 2017)

PhD, Professor and Dean of School of Humanities and Social Sciences, National Yang-Ming University

The Historical Construction of British Sociology of Scientific Knowledge in its First Two Decades, from 1970s to 1990s

G

Visiting Scholar (1 Apr-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Assistant Professor, École Pratique des Hautes Études

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (16 Jan-15 Feb 2017)

PhD, Instructor, University of Memphis

Visiting Scholar (9 Nov 2016-18 Jan 2017)

PhD, Professor of German Literature, Basel University

(5 Apr 2016-31 Jul 2017)

Dr.-Ing., Professor for Informatics, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (15 Jan-31 Mai 2017)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, Indiana University

Gendered History of Pathology: Blood Clots and Hormones in Women

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Sep 2015-31 Aug 2017)

PhD

Dangerous Drugs. Global Medicines in Early Modern Russia

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (21 Jan-18 Feb 2017)

PhD, Research Professor, Brown University

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Apr-30 Jun 2017)

MA, Doctoral Student, Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna, Austria

On the Genealogy of Mescaline (1887–1919)

H

Visiting Scholar (12 Sep-9 Okt 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Texas Tech University

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, University of Chicago

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Nov-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor of History of Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology Beijing

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Mississippi State University

Sonifying Space: The History of the Science of Background Music, 1900–present

J

Visiting Scholar (1 Jul-15 Sep 2016)

PhD, Professor of History, New York University

Predoctoral Fellow (1 Okt-31 Dez 2016)

BA, SM, Doctoral Student, University of Michigan

K

Visiting Scholar (1 Feb-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Historian of Medicine, Groningen University

A Historical and Critical Neuroscience of Music

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Sep 2015-30 Aug 2017)

PhD

Expansive Science: Medium and Discipline in Southern Mexican Intellectual Practice, 1880–1920

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep 2016-31 Mai 2017)

PhD, Lecturer in Anthropology, Wayne State University

Stories of Tin City: Communist Ideology and Narrative Identity in the People's Republic of China

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Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Okt 2016-31 Mar 2017)

PhD

Beauty and the Microscope: The Use, Design, and Values of Fashionable Instruments in the Enlightenment

Research Scholar (1 Sep 2014-31 Aug 2017)

PhD

The Threat of the Desert: European Debates and Climate Change in the Late Nineteenth Century

Visiting Scholar (17 Mar 2016-16 Mar 2017)

PhD, Lecturer, School of Physical Science and Technology, Southwest University, China

Visiting Scholar (1-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Tianjin University

Great Wall of China—Research on Relations between Historical Message and Spatial Location

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1-30 Apr 2017)

PhD, Researcher, Centre Marc Bloch

Synchronizing Sounded Communities: Acoustical Practices in the Minute’s Silence and Early Radio Theory

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Honorary Fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison

History of Gender and Sexuality

Visiting Scholar (24 Apr-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Seoul National University

Promoting Techniques in Confucian Statecraft: Pak Chega’s “Technology Policy” in Late Eighteenth-Century Korea

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (26 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoc in Biohumanities, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Crystals, Colloids, and Fibers: The Organization of (Living) Matter an the Limits of Microscopic Vision, 1882-1938

M

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Senior Lecturer, King's College London

Visiting Scholar (1 Nov 2016-31 Mar 2017)

Dr., Prof. Dr., University of Potsdam

Authors Voices on Records and Radio, 1889–1932

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-28 Feb 2017)

PhD, Affiliate Professor of Economics and Philosophy, HEC Paris

Analytic Narratives and the Semantics of Formal Decision Theories

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Arizona State University

Infrastructures of Planning in Japanese Overseas Development

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Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of British Columbia (UBC)

"Prepositional Bodies." Creating a Conversation between Early Modern Manchu Texts and More Recent Work on Gesture, Ontology, Materialities

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (13 Feb-24 Mar 2017)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, Uppsala University

To Reconcile the Irreconcilable: Spatial Tools for Negotiating Environmental Conflicts in Swedish Land-use Planning

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Brown University

O

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PD Dr., Museum für Naturkunde Berlin

P

Visiting Scholar (10 Jun-10 Aug 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, University of California, Irvine

India’s Urban Futures: Beyond the Scripts of Techno-utopia and Rural Backwardness

R

Visiting Scholar (1-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Assistant Professor of History, University of Michigan

The Cybernetic State: Social Science, Information Technology, and American Government, 1955-1985

S

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Professor in History of Science, University of Wisconsin Madison

The Hermeneutics of Judgment and Critiques of Technology

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Aug-30 Sep 2016)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, University of Cambridge

Journalist in Residence (1 Jan-28 Feb 2017)

MA

Darwin's Reef Paradox as a Model for Media Innovation

Visiting Scholar (1-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of History and Program in the Environment, University of Michigan

Constructing Spaceship Earth

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor of History, Brown University

Seas of Fire—Earthquakes, Disasters, and Japan in the Twentieth Century

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Aug 2016-31 Aug 2017)

Dr. Phil.

Fieldswork of Knowledge

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (15 Mai-15 Aug 2017)

PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, Cornell University

Reading as Listening: The Birth of Cultural Acoustics 1764-1803

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellow, Columbia University

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Feb-31 Aug 2017)

PhD

Charting Interior and Exterior Worlds: Towards a Social Geography of Medieval Chinese Healthcare

Visiting Scholar (10-31 Mai 2017)

Dr. phil., Associate Professor in the History of Medicine, University of Warwick

Visiting Scholar (1-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Assistant Professor of East Asian Art History, Denison University, Granville

Guji as Artefact and Category in Chinese Local Gazetteers

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, Georg August University Göttingen, Columbia University

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Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Jan-30 Jun 2017)

MA, Doctoral Candidate, Vanderbilt University

Feeding Germany: Nutrition and the German Countryside, 1871–1923

Visiting Scholar (1 Okt-30 Nov 2016)

MA, Visiting Associate Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Visiting Scholar (19 Okt-3 Nov 2016)

PhD, Research Associate Professor, French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)

Visiting Scholar (1 Feb-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Department of History, Bryn Mawr College

The Circulation of Invention: Roger Bacon’s Theory of Technology in Early Modern

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (29 Mai-29 Jun 2017)

Dr. phil., Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University

Visiting Scholar (6 Jan-6 Feb 2017)

PhD, Lecturer, University of Manchester

The Earth Under Surveillance (TEUS) – Geophysics, Climate Change and the Cold War Legacy

V

Visiting Scholar (1 Mar-30 Apr 2017)

PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher, Nova University of Lisbon

Iberian Engineering and History of Science during the Cold War: Ruptures and Continuities between Fascist and Democratic Regimes

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep 2016-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Associate Professor, Ohio State University

Planning a Colonial Cultural Economy: Arts and Crafts in the Belgian Congo

Visiting Scholar (1-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Adjunct Professor, Charles Darwin University.

Epistemic Practices and State Planning in Settings of Western Colonialism

W

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Jan-30 Jun 2017)

PhD, Harvard University

A Cultural History of Breathing

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1-30 Apr 2017)

MA, Graduate Student, Columbia University

Craft and Statecraft in Qing China: 1700–1844

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Senior Lecturer, University College London

Visiting Scholar (1 Mai-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Affiliated Scholar, University of Cambridge

Darwin and the "Natural" Science of Emotions

Visiting Scholar (16 Mai-15 Jul 2017)

Dr. philos., Associate Professor of History of Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Acoustics, Sound Technologies and Music in Early 20th Century India

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (19-30 Sep 2016)

PhD, Curator of Manuscripts and Archivist, Folger Shakespeare Library

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Professor in the History of Human and Animal Health, Kings College London

Animals and their Doctors in Britain, 1791–1914

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (10 Nov 2016-30 Mai 2017)

MPA, Doctoral Candidate, University of Science and Technology of China and Technische Universität Berlin

Origin and Development of Quantum Cryptography

Visiting Scholar (1 Aug 2016-31 Mar 2017)

PhD, Research Scholar, Technische Universität Berlin

Justifying the Existence of the Higgs Boson: The Logic of a "Five Sigma" Discovery

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Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1-31 Jul 2017)

PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Palace Museum Beijing and Li Foundation Visiting Fellow, Needham Research Institute

"Mount South"—History and Theory of City Planning in China, especially the Relationship between City and Natural Environment in Ancient China

Y

Visiting Scholar (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Iowa Center for the Book

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Sep-31 Dez 2016)

PhD

Z

Visiting Scholar (1-31 Jul 2017)

Professor, Doctoral Tutor, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Structural Analysis and Style Observation of Chinese Local Gazetteers

yizhang@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Visiting Scholar (1-30 Sep 2016)

Dr. phil., Scientific Assistant of Musicology, Ludwig Maximilians University (LMU) Munich