Current Visitor

Luis Campos

Program in Interdisciplinary Studies
Field of Study
History of Science
Home Institution
The University of New Mexico

Luis Campos is researching the intersecting histories of astrobiology and biological engineering, which both envision “life as it could be.” More generally, as a historian of genetics, he is interested in bringing together archival discoveries and contemporary fieldwork at the intersection of biology and society.

Dates at IAS
  • Program in Interdisciplinary Studies
10/201911/2019 Fall
Harvard University Ph.D., 2006
University of Cambridge M.Phil., 2000
Harvard University A.B., 1999
History of Science Society 2017–2020 Secretary
Library of Congress 2016–2017 Blumberg Chair of Astrobiology