Alex Wellerstein

Assistant Professor of Science and Technology Studies

Stevens Institute of Technology

Alex Wellerstein is an Assistant Professor of Science and Technology Studies (STS) in the College of Arts and Letters at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey. His training was in the history of science and STS. In the past, Wellerstein has been an Associate Historian (a postdoctoral position) at the Center for the History of Physics at the American Institute of Physics, and a postdoctoral fellow at the Managing the Atom Project (MTA) and the International Security Program at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School of Government. His general research interests are in the history of nuclear technology, government secrecy, and Cold War science.