Bard Faculty

Gregory B. Moynahan

Associate Professor of History; Coordinator, Science, Technology, and Society

Primary Academic Program: Historical Studies

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


B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. Recipient, Bundeskanzler/Humboldt, DAAD, and Foreign Language Area Studies (Czech) fellowships. Specialization in modern European intellectual and cultural history and the history of science and technology. Research interests include history of the social sciences, systems theory, and computing/cybernetics in the two Germanys. Author, Ernst Cassirer and the Critical Science of Germany, 1899-1919 (2013, Anthem Press/London). Articles in Perspectives on Science, Science in Context, Simmel Studies, and Qui Parle. Associate Professor of History; Chair, Social Studies Division; Codirector, Science, Technology, and Society. At Bard since 2001.


Phone: 845-758-7296
Location: Fairbairn
Office: 106