Bard Faculty

Gregory B. Moynahan

Associate Professor of History; Director, Historical Studies; Codirector, Science, Technology, and Society

Primary Academic Program: Historical Studies

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Environmental and Urban Studies, Experimental Humanities, German Studies, Global and International Studies, Human Rights, Irish and Celtic Studies, Science, Technology, and Society


B.A., Wesleyan University; graduate studies, Humboldt University, Berlin; M.A., D.Phil., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Recipient, Bundeskanzler, DAAD, Charlotte W. Newcombe, and Foreign Language Area Studies (Czech) fellowships. Specialization in modern European intellectual and cultural history and the history of technology. Research interests include history of theoretical biology, systems theory, and "scientific" racism and political history of computing and cybernetics in the two Germanys. Articles in Science in Context, Simmel Studies, and Qui Parle. At Bard since 2001.


Phone: 845-758-7296