Mark Brown

Institution where doctorate degree was earned:

Rutgers University

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Brief biography

Mark Brown grew up in Berkeley, California, and he did his undergraduate studies at UC Santa Cruz and the University of Göttingen in Germany. He went to graduate school in political science at Rutgers University. After completing his Ph.D. in 2001, he held a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Institute for Science and Technology Studies at Bielefeld University. He joined the Government Department in 2003.

Areas of research and interests:

History of political theory, science and technology studies, bioethics and the politics of biotechnology.

Undergraduate courses:

Political Thought II1, Current Political Thought, American Political Thought, Shaping the Modern World: Science vs. Religion?, Science, Technology, Politics.

Graduate courses:

Seminar in Political Theory, Specialized Topics in Political Theory.

Phone number: (916) 278-6430