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New arrival - Dr Bill MacLehose

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Dr William MacLehose, photo by Chris Clunn

The end of July sees the arrival of Dr William (Bill) MacLehose, as Lecturer in History of Medicine. 

Bill is a historian of medieval and early modern science, technology and medicine. Previously, he was a member of the Wellcome Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL.

STS launches new medical modules

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STS plans to offer two new modules for medical students as part of their programme in Student Selected Components (SSCs). 

New appointment: Lecturer

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STS announces the appointment of Dr Karen Bultitude as Lecturer in Science Communication.

Karen has special expertise in the evaluation of science communication activities, focusing on their effectiveness. She has an international profile and consults both with government and charity organisations. Karen is in high demand as a workshop leader, too. Karen has a background in physics (esp. optics and robotics) and has worked on the front lines as a science communicator, too.

Chiara mentioned in Faculty dispatch

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Each year, our Dean announces the MAPS Faculty Teaching Award. Competition always is intense, and STS tutors regularly rate high on the list. This year is no different. 

OneBook selected for 2011

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The STS OneBook for September 2011

This year's selection:

  • Jon Turney (2010) The Rough Guide to The Future
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Prizes 2010-11

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STS Graduands and Staff 2011 (Photo: Tony Slade)

Photograph: Tony Slade. UCL. (web)

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