Research Interests: History of the body; history of the mind; knowledge exchange and re/production; globalization of science and standards; media in science; Japan and empire.
Juhee Kang completed a PhD in the History and East Asian Languages program and an AM in History of Science at Harvard in May of 2022. Juhee studies how science and technology have been traveling the modern world. In particular, she researches the ideas, techniques, and objects that illuminate and visualize the interaction between the body and the mind. Her Ph.D. dissertation examines the history of testing in modern Japan. Juhee also has written about the political history of the Spanish Influenza where she explored how society responds when there is an incomplete set of knowledge over a life or death problem.
PhD, History and East Asian Languages; AM, History of Science, Harvard University
AM, Regional Studies – East Asia, Harvard University