Stephen Cutcliffe, Ph.D.

Professor of History; Director of Science, Technology, & Society Program

Dr. Cutcliffe engages issues related to HMS primarily in his teaching. His gateway course for the STS Program—STS 11: “Technology and Human Values”—includes a short unit on health technology and the social and ethical issues posed by developments in the field of medicine. He is currently pursuing research in the area of nanotechnology and its societal implications, which include many health and medicine applications.