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Prof Jon Agar

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Room 2.2
STS
UCL, Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT

Appointments

  • Professor of Science and Technology Studies
    Dept of Science & Technology Studies
    Faculty of Maths & Physical Sciences

Joined UCL

2007-09-01

Award year Qualification Institution
1994 PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
History of Science
University of Kent
1990 BA
Bachelor of Arts
Mathematics
University of Cambridge

Professor in Science and Technology Studies. Jon writes on contemporary technologies (mobile phones, ID cards) and the history of modern science and technology. He is the author of Science in the Twentieth Century and Beyond for Polity Press. He was the editor of the British Journal for the History of Science, and is now editor of the new open-access journal BJHS Themes.

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