Toshihiro Higuchi

Higuchi is an American Council of Learned Societies New Faculty Fellow in the history of science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Previously, he held a postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. He received his PhD from Georgetown University in 2011. His dissertation on the Cold War science and politics of the worldwide fallout hazards of nuclear explosions through 1963 won the 2012 Oxford University Press USA Dissertation Prize in International History.