The Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy is now open.  Our office hours are from: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday. Please refer to the COVID-19 Resource Guide for all matters related to the return to campus.  All visitors and vendors must fill out the Columbia University Health Screening Form.  We look forward to seeing you on campus.

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Pamela Smith

Seth Low Professor of History

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Pamela H. Smith, professor, specializes in early modern European history and the history of science. Her current research focuses on attitudes to nature in early modern Europe and the Scientific Revolution, with particular attention to craft knowledge and historical techniques. She is founding director of the Making and Knowing Project (http://www.makingandknowing.org/), founding director of the Center for Science and Society (http://scienceandsociety.columbia.edu/), and chair of the Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience (http://presidentialscholars.columbia.edu/).

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