Department Name Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine
Institution Name King’s College London

Departmental Information

Department Profile The History of Science and Technology has been taught and researched at Imperial College since 1963 and the CHoSTM in its current form was established in 1992. The CHoSTM moved from Imperial College London to King’s College London in August 2013. The current Head of the Centre is Prof David Edgerton.
Academic Staff David Edgerton; Abigail Woods; Jean-Baptiste Fressoz
Teaching Staff Neil Tarrant
Areas of Expertise History of the mathematical and physical sciences since 1800; History of science and technology in the twentieth century; History of industrial R & D; Science, technology and the military in twentieth-century Britain; History of veterinary science; Science and the Cold War.
Special Resources King’s College Library; Science Museum Library; King’s College Archives

Course & Degrees

Undergraduate Courses no single honours or joint honours undergraduate courses
Postgraduate Courses
  • MSc in History of Science, Medicine and Technology
  • MSc in Science, Technology, Medicine and Society
Research Degrees MPhil; PhD

Contact Details

Contact Name CHoSTM Administrator
Postal Address Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, King’s College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS
Phone +44 (0)20 7836 5454
Email [email protected] (admissions tutor)