• I am a historian of science and interdisciplinary scholar with specific interests in exploring the development of the biosciences in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019-01-01 How to Choose your Research OrganismStudies in the History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences2019-01-01
    2015-01-01 Diversification of Developmental BiologyStudies in the History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences.  53:1-15. 2015-01-01
    2014-01-01 Cancer, Conflict, and the Development of Nuclear Transplantation TechniquesJournal of the History of Biology.  47:63-105. 2014-01-01


    Year Title Altmetric
    2021-12-01 Forgotten Clones: The Birth of Cloning and the Biological Revolution.  University of Pittsburgh Press. 2021-12-01


    Year Title Altmetric
    2020-01-01 Why Study Sex by the Sea?: Marine Organisms and the Problem of Fertilization and Cell Cleavage.  University of Chicago Press. 2020-01-01
    2018-01-01 The Historiography of Biotechnology.  Springer. 2018-01-01
    2015-01-01 Biotechnology.  Wiley-Blackwell. 2015-01-01
    2014-01-01 Biology and Life Sciences.  John Wiley & Sons. 2014-01-01
    2014-01-01 Cloning.  Medicine and Technology Oxford University Press. 2014-01-01


    Year Title Altmetric
    2022-01-01 Robin Wolfe Scheffler. A Contagious Cause: The American Hunt for Cancer Viruses and the Rise of Molecular MedicineJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences. 2022-01-01
    2020-01-01 The Engineering Ideal: Loeb’s Ghost or Something Else?Historical Studies of the Natural Sciences. 624-632. 2020-01-01
    2015-01-01 Gene Jockeys: Life Science and the Rise of the Biotech EnterpriseJournal of the History of Biology. 2015-01-01


    Research Overview

  • The history of science; history of technology; history of medicine; medical humanities; history of biotechnology; history of developmental biology; history of biomedicine; science and technology in the twentieth century; history of genetic engineering;
  • Co-principal Investigator On

    Teaching Overview

  • History of science, technology, and medicine from the ancient period to today. Medical and health humanities; science, technology, and society
  • Full Name

  • Nathan P Crowe