UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

At UCL, the academic mission is paramount. Our ambition is to achieve the highest standards in our teaching and research.

Join us for BSc, MSc, and PhD study.

Staff books include:

Agar - Science in the 20th Century and Beyond spacerAthena Swan Bronze Award


Grant success: Balmer on the History of Biological Weapons

18 January 2013

Dr Brian Balmer is part of a research team awarded an AHRC grant, "Understanding Biological Disarmament: The Historical Context of the Origins of the Biological Weapons Convention". 

This runs between 2013 and 2016 and is a collaborative project with colleagues at SPRU, University of Sussex.


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