Areas of interest

History of Science and Technology,Science Diplomacy, Environmental Policy


PhD, Indiana University, History and Philosophy of Science, 2005


Dr. Adamson’s research interests include the history of science, technology, and science diplomacy. His published work includes examination of the history of uranium diplomacy as well as histories of nuclear diplomacy including countries like France, Brazil, the US, and Morocco. His current research explores the role of the IAEA in mediating uranium exploration, especially in the Global South.

He has been the College’ s Director of Academic and Student Affairs since November 2008.

Courses taught:

Environmental Policy
US Campaigns and Elections
History of Modern Science
Oral Communication Skills
History of the Civil Rights Era (w/Prof. Michael Simmons)

For any information on any of these topics, please contact

 Professor Adamson.