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Philosopher , sociologist

Steve William Fuller, American sociologist, philosopher. Achievements include founding the social epistemology field. Fellow Royal Society Arts; member Society for Social Studies Science (newsletter editor 1989-1998), British Association for the Advancement of Science (president sociology and social policy section 2008).

Background

Fuller, Steve William was born on July 12, 1959 in New York City. Son of Theodore Beardsley Fuller and Sylvia Malherbe Gonzalez.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Columbia University, 1979. Master of Philosophy, Cambridge University, England, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1985.

Doctor of Letters, University Warwick, 2007.

Career

Assistant professor philosophy University Colorado, Boulder, 1985-1988. Associate professor science and technical studies Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1988-1993. Associate professor communications University Pittsburgh, 1993-1994.

Professor sociology and social policy University Durham, England, 1994-1999. Professor sociology University Warwick, Coventry, England, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include founding the social epistemology field.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Arts. Member Society for Social Studies Science (newsletter editor 1989-1998), British Association for the Advancement of Science (president sociology and social policy section 2008).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, public speaking, music.

Connections

Married Sujatha Raman, December 30, 1991 (divorced).

father:
Theodore Beardsley Fuller

mother:
Sylvia Malherbe Gonzalez

spouse:
Sujatha Raman