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Dr James Sumner (PhD) - personal details

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Dr James Sumner

Role: Lecturer in History of Technology

Tel: +44161 275 5845

Location: Faculty of Life Sciences,2.34 Simon Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

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Biography

1995-8
BA Hons Natural Sciences (History and Philosophy of Science), University of Cambridge

1999-2000
MA History and Philosophy of Science, University of Leeds

2000-4
PhD, Division of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Leeds. Supervisor Dr Graeme Gooday. Title "The Metric Tun: standardisation, quantification and industrialisation in the British brewing industry, 1760-1830"

2004-present
Lecturer in History of Technology, Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of Manchester