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Lucas Müller

Graduate Student Affiliate


Lucas Müller

Luca Müller is a PhD student in history, anthropology, science, technology, and society (HASTS) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). His research concerns the history of transnational biomedical research, especially on cancer, nutrition, and toxic substances, between Europe and the Global South since the 1960s. His dissertation investigates the production of scientific knowledge about carcinogens in relation to international politics of public health, trade, and regulation. He is also interested in the role of scientific expertise in politics, particularly in supranational and international organizations.

Prior to joining MIT, Lucas Müller received degrees in chemistry from ETH Zurich and a master’s degree in history of science, medicine, and technology from Imperial College and University College London.

This information is accurate for the time period that the scholar is affiliated with CES.


  • Ph.D. Student in History, Anthropology, Science, Technology, and Society (HASTS), MIT
  • Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University