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Hans-Jörg Rheinberger

Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor of German

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  • 847-491-7249
  • Kresge Hall 3-305
Dr. Rheinberger is a historian of science. He has been director at the Max Planck Institute for the History of  from 1997 to 2014. His focus areas are within the history of science are the history and epistemology of the experiment, and  the history of molecular biology and protein biosynthesis. Additionally he writes and publicizes essays and poems. Professor Rheinberger was in residence at Northwestern Unversity in the Spring 2016.