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Current Member

Whitney Laemmli

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship for Assistant Professors

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

History of Science and Technology

Home Institution

Carnegie Mellon University

Whitney Laemmli is a historian of modern science and technology in the United States and Europe. During her year at IAS, Laemmli will focus on her current book project, a history of how and why human bodily movement became a central object of scientific, political, and popular concern over the course of the twentieth century.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies
current

Degrees

University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D.
2016

Appointments

Carnegie Mellon University
Assistant Professor of History