Philosophy of Science
Gender, Race, and Science
Alisa Bokulich received her Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame’s Program in History and Philosophy of Science. She is the director of the Center for Philosophy & History of Science at BU (since 2010), where she also organizes the Boston Colloquium for Philosophy of Science.
Professor Bokulich is also an Associate Member of Harvard University’s History of Science Department. She has been the recipient of several grants from the National Science Foundation. She is currently working on a book on philosophical issues in the Earth Sciences.
Professor Bokulich’s teaching at Boston University includes courses in the philosophy of science; philosophy of physics; gender, race and science; and science, technology, and values.
Professor Bokulich will be on leave for the 2017-18 year and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Study at Durham University (UK) and a Visiting Researcher at the Earth and Ocean Sciences Division of the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University.