Harry Collins is a British sociologist of science at the School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Wales. In 2012 he was elected a Fellow of the British Academy. His best known book is The Golem: What Everyone Should Know About Science (1993). While at the University of Bath Professor Collins developed the Bath School approach to the sociology of scientific knowledge.
The Nature of Scientific Knowledge and knowledge in general;
Public Understanding of Science;
The Nature of Skills and Expertise;
Artificial Intelligence and the relationship between humans and machines;
Medical Knowledge and Skills; Science Education;
A long term project on the detection of cosmic gravitational radiation.