Faculty Profile

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Full-time Faculty
Assistant Professor of Science, Technology and Society
College of Integrative Studies


  • PhD, Princeton University, 2013
  • MA, Universite de Paris-Sorbonne, 2006

Research Interests

  • Russian and Soviet Empires
  • Siberia and Polar Regions
  • Cold War
  • Urban Studies
  • STS
  • History of Modern Science and Technology
  • History of Computing and Data
  • Transnational and Global History

Course(s) Taught in SMU

  • Science and Technology Studies: Where Science Meets Society
  • Can Machines Think? AI in History, Philosophy, and Fiction