Joseph D. Martin

Fellow-in-Residence at the Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine and Visiting Research Fellow at the Centre for History and Philosophy of Science, University of Leeds

Historian and philosopher of science and technology at the Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Managing Editor, Physics in Perspective
  • 2015–present
    Co-Editor-in-Cheif, Endeavour
  • 2016–present
    Visiting Research Fellow, University of Leeds
  • 2016–present
    National Science Foundation Research Scholar and Fellow-in-Residence, Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
  • 2014–2016
    Assistant Professor (fixed-term), Michigan State Universty
  • 2013–2014
    Faculty Fellow, Colby College

Education

  • 2013 
    University of Minnesota, PhD – History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
  • 2011 
    University of Minnesota, MA – Philosophy
  • 2006 
    Boston University, BA – Independent Concentration in History and Philosophy of Science

Publications

  • 2017
    Perceived Conflict of Interest as Procedural Fairness in Health Science Partnerships, PLoS ONE
  • 2017
    Who Owns the Twentieth Century? (And Is It Worth Owning?), Isis
  • 2017
    Resource Letter HCMP-1: History of Condensed Matter Physics, American Journal of Physics
  • 2016
    A Paean to Contingency, Metascience
  • 2016
    The Peaceful Atom Comes to Campus, Physics Today
  • 2016
    Emerging Prospects for History of the Physical Sciences, Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences
  • 2015
    Evaluating Hidden Costs of Technological Change: Scaffolding, Agency, and Entrenchment, Techné: Research in Philosophy and Technology
  • 2015
    What’s in a Name Change? Solid State Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, and Materials Science, Physics in Perspective
  • 2015
    New Straw for the Old Broom, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A
  • 2015
    Fundamental Disputations: The Philosophical Debates that Governed American Physics, 1939–1993, Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences
  • 2015
    Beyond the Crystal Maze: Twentieth-Century Physics from the Vantage Point of Solid State Physics, Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences
  • 2013
    Is the Contingentist/Inevitabilist Debate a Matter of Degrees?, Philosophy of Science

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    STS Scholars Award: Industrial Patronage and the Cold War University
    Role:
    PI
    Funding Source:
    National Science Foundation

Professional Memberships

  • History of Science Society
  • British Society for the History of Science
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Physical Society
  • Society for the History of Technology
  • Philosophy of Science Association
  • American Historical Association