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Abraham Gibson

Abraham Gibson

NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

abraham.gibson@asu.edu

School of Life Sciences
Arizona State Univeristy
PO Box 874501
Tempe, AZ 85287-4501

Titles

  • Senior Sustainability Fellow, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
  • NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Lecturer, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Biography

Abraham Gibson is an NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Biology & Society in the School of Life Sciences. He also teaches in the School of Historical, Philosophical, & Religious Studies. He has published extensively on a variety of topics related to the history of science. His first book, Feral Animals in the American South: An Evolutionary History, was published by Cambridge University Press in 2016. He has previously taught at the University of Pennsylvania, Florida State University, Virginia Tech, and the College of Coastal Georgia, and has earned multiple fellowships from the National Science Foundation, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Consortium for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine.

Education

  • PhD, History, Florida State University, 2013
  • MA, History, Virginia Tech, 2008
  • Graduate Certification, Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech, 2008
  • BA, English, James Madison University, 2005

Expertise