10 Sep

Professor Alexandra Cook has been awarded a Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship

2018-09-10T11:19:02+00:00Sep 10th, 2018|Department of Philosophy|

Professor Alexandra Cook has been awarded a Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship for the calendar year 2019 by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council. Professor Cook will be in residence 2018-19 at the Institute for Advanced Study, Nantes, France, where she will pursue her project in history of medicine and science, Bioprospecting Asia: Laurent Garcin (c. 1681-1751) and the circulation of natural knowledge. The Institute for Advanced Study, Nantes, is a global leader in promoting academic dialogue across cultures and disciplines, https://www.iea-nantes.fr/en/the-institute/mission/.