Professor Rossiter's most recent book, Women Scientists in America: Forging a New World Since 1972, was published by Johns Hopkins University Press in 2012. A review of her book (by Wendy Toon) can be found in Women's History Review, Vol. 22, No. 6 (2013), pp. 1023-25.
Recent Courses TaughtFall 2014 - (STS 2331) Agriculture, History, and Society: From Squanto to BiotechnologyMWF: 12:20-1:10, 3 CreditsFall 2014 - (STS 4221) New York WomenT: 12:20-2:15, 4 CreditsSpring 2014 - (STS 4331) Global History of Science & TechnologyT: 12:20-2:15, 4 CreditsSpring 2014- (STS 4441) Historical Issues of Gender and ScienceW: 12:20-2:15, 4 CreditsFall 2013 - (STS 2331) Agriculture, History, and Society: From Squanto to Biotechnology MWF: 12:20-1:10, 3 CreditsFall 2013 - (STS 4321) Lives of Scientists and EngineersT: 12:20-2:15, 4 Credits
Selected PublicationsWomen Scientists in America: Forging a New World Since 1972. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. Catching Up with the Vision, Essays on the Occasion of the 75th Anniversary of the Founding of the History of Science Society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999, special supplement to Isis, Volume 90. Women Scientists in America: Before Affirmative Action, 1940-1972. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. Science at Harvard, 1636-1945, with Clark Elliott, eds. Bethlehem, PA: Lehigh University Press, 1992.Historical Writing on American Science, with Sally Gregory Kohlstedt, eds. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986. Originally published as Osiris, 2nd series, 1, 1985.Women Scientists in America, Struggles and Strategies to 1940. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982; paperback, 1984. The Emergence of Agricultural Science--Justus Liebig and the Americans, 1840-1880. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1975. "Centaurus Spotlight: Using the Past to Enhance the Future: Introduction." Centaurus, vol. 54, no. 3, August 2012."A Twisted Tale: Women in the Physical Sciences in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries," The Cambridge History of Science, Vol. 5 (Mary Jo Nye, ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2003, pp. 54-71.