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Overview

  • Julia Rodriguez has taught at UNH since 1999. A native of New York City, she studied at the New School (sociology and historical studies) and Columbia University (history). At Columbia, she specialized in Latin American history and the history of science and medicine and took a minor field in feminist studies. At UNH, Rodriguez teaches courses on Latin American history, cultural history, and digital history. Rodriguez is the author of Civilizing Argentina: Science, Medicine, and the Modern State (UNC Press, 2006), and has published articles in the American Historical Review, Isis, Science in Context, and the Hispanic American Historical Review. She is also editor of the open-source teaching website HOSLAC: History of Science in Latin America and the Caribbean (www.hoslac.org). Rodriguez has been an ACLS Fellow, a fellow at the UNH Center for the Humanities, and a National Science Foundation CAREER awardee; her work has received awards from New England Council for Latin American Studies and the American Association for the History of Medicine. She was the Peggy Rockefeller Visiting Scholar at Harvard University in 2011-12. Rodriguez's current research focuses on the history of social sciences in Latin America, Europe, and the Americas, with a focus on the origins of transnational Americanist anthropology.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2019 First report the findings: genuine balance when reporting CTE.The Lancet Neurology.  18:522-523. 2019
    2004 South Atlantic Crossings: Fingerprints, Science, and the State in Turn-of-the-Century ArgentinaAmerican Historical Review.  109:387-416. 2004

    Book

    Year Title
    2006 Civilizing Argentina Science, Medicine, and the Modern State 2006

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2014 South Atlantic Crossings. 2014

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    Discussant
    Ethics in the Human Sciences of the Global South Roundtable
    Resurgent Racism Symposium, orgaizner and presenter

    Teaching Activities

  • Modern Latin America Taught course 2019
  • Sem/Digital History Taught course 2019
  • Honors/Citizens and Persons Taught course 2018
  • Intro to Historical Thinking Taught course 2018
  • Foreign Cultures/Women Latn Am Taught course 2017 - 2018
  • Collq/Citznshp in the Americas Taught course 2017
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/History Taught course 2017
  • Grad Seminar Teaching History Taught course 2017
  • Honors/Citizens and Persons Taught course 2017
  • Top/20th Century Latin America Taught course 2017
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/History Taught course 2016
  • Expl Hist/Childhd Global Hist Taught course 2016
  • Grad Seminar Teaching History Taught course 2016
  • Independent Study Taught course 2016
  • Intro to Historical Thinking Taught course 2016
  • Grad Seminar Teaching History Taught course 2016
  • Seminar: Digital History Taught course 2016
  • Top/Colonial Latin Amer/Honors Taught course 2016
  • Top/Colonial Latin America Taught course 2016
  • Foreign Cult/Women Latin Amer Taught course 2015 - 2016
  • Colloq/Citizenship Americas Taught course 2015
  • Grad Seminar Teaching History Taught course 2015
  • Modern Latin America Taught course 2015
  • Intro to Historical Thinking Taught course 2015
  • Top/20th Cent.Latin America Taught course 2015
  • AdvExpl/Hist Childhood & Youth Taught course 2014
  • Modern Latin America Taught course 2014
  • Foreign Culture/Women Latin Am Taught course 2013 - 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Liberal Arts&Sci/Liberal Study, The New School
  • M.A. Sociology, The New School
  • M.Phil., Columbia University
  • Ph.D. History, Columbia University
  • Full Name

  • Julia Rodriguez