Mitman elected president of the ASEH

May 2011

Congratulations to Gregg Mitman who has been elected President of the American Society for Environmental History for a two-year term starting in 2013. Mitman will be the third UW-Madison professor to lead the ASEH since the society’s founding in 1977.

Mitman is William Coleman Professor of History of Science and Professor of Medical History and Science & Technology Studies. Also, he is the interim director of the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies.