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Nicole Elizabeth Barnes

Nicole Elizabeth Barnes, Assistant Professor of History

Office: 114 Campus Drive, 226 Carr Building, Box 90719, Durham, NC 27708-0719
Phone: (919) 684-8102

I research public health and medicine in twentieth-century China from a gendered perspective, incorporating the changing life stories of men and women into my analysis of how health regulations and medical practices reflect Chinese society's principal values as well as the assumptions and political... full profile »

Evan Hepler-Smith

Evan Hepler-Smith, Assistant Professor of History

Evan Hepler-Smith is Assistant Professor of History at Duke University. Evan is a historian of modern science and technology, specializing in the global history of chemistry, computing and information technology, and environmental health. Evan's book in progress, Compound Words: Chemists,... full profile »

Margaret Ellen Humphreys

Margaret Ellen Humphreys, Josiah Charles Trent Professor of the History of Medicine, in the School of Medicine

Office: Carr 206, Dept of History, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 684-2285

History of American medicine and public health, history of tropical medicine, especially malaria and yellow fever, history of medicine in the American Civil War. History of racial disparities in health and health care in the US. full profile »

Adam Mestyan

Adam Mestyan, Assistant Professor of History

Office: Office 318; 114 Campus Drive, Carr Building (East Campus), Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 684-2343

Adam Mestyan is a historian of the modern Arab world, whose research and teaching focus on the global social history of nation-state building, nationalism, and sovereignty in the region from the late Ottoman period until today. He was a Junior Fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows, and recipient... full profile »