Zachary Barr

Research Interests

Habsburg Empire, Austria; history and philosophy of science; historical epistemology; popular science and the popularization of science; Austromarxism, the Vienna Circle, Wittgenstein, Ernst Mach

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Ashley Clark

Research Interests

Romanticism and intellectual history

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Arthur Clement

Research Interests

Development of human sciences in the nineteenth century; emergence of the religious sciences in France; relationship between the human sciences and the natural sciences, natural history, morphology, and embryology; social and political contexts of knowledge formation; dialogue between science and religion as part secularism in France

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Amy Coombs

Research Interests

Economic and environmental history; the British Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions; coal transformation; land-based rent seeking and projecting; history of capitalism; environmental and energy drivers of colonization and war; energy economics; sustainability analysis; climate change and forest management; landscape history; museum studies and collections management; paper and wood-product object conservation; archival methods; paleography; digital humanities and geographic information systems (GIS)

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Brandon Deadman

Research Interests

History of the human sciences in modern France and Germany; Kulturkritik and Kulturpessimismus; religious studies, esotericism, and political radicalism; social theory and philosophical anthropology; German idealism and hermeneutic phenomenology; French poststructuralism; history of perception, ontology, and technics; the ontological turn; New Wittgensteinian approaches to history-writing

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