Stephanie is Editor (Communication & Cooperation) and Research Scholar at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG). She works on the Institute's press and communications, including coordinating the redesign of the website and intranet (relaunched in 2017), internal communications, social media, and public outreach including exhibitions and events in Berlin. This has included the Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften (June 2018), based at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, and the Max-Planck-Tag in Berlin (September 2018). Stephanie also curates, edits, and supports communication for the Sphaera and Reading Early English Medicine database projects.

Stephanie has a BSc (Hons) in Biology (2009, University of York, UK) and an MSc with Distinction in Science and Technology Studies (2013, University College London), where she specialized in History of Science, Medicine, and Technology. She wrote her MSc thesis on nineteenth-century visual depictions and public communication of nature.

Before joining the MPIWG, Stephanie worked as an Editor at the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society in Munich. She has also worked as an editor of tourist information at UNESCO heritage sites in China, and assisted in coordinating English-language heritage education projects for the Chinese Society for Education (CSE).


Presentations, Talks, & Teaching Activities

Culture Shock: Outside-the-Box Intersections of Environmental History and Cultural Institutions

American Society of Environmental History (ASEH) Conference, Columbus, Ohio, USA

The Epistemic Functions of Vision in Science

Università degli studi di Bergamo, Italy

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften

Max Delbrück Center, Berlin-Buch

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Guest Speaker, Vielfalt der Wissensformen

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Climate Hack 2018
Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge
Representing Nature

European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) Conference, Zagreb, Croatia

ESEH Program 2017
Science, Photography, and Objectivity: HMS Challenger 1872–76

British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) Postgraduate Conference, University of Cambridge

BSHS Conference List