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Dr Hauke Riesch

Dr Hauke Riesch
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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After completing a PhD on scientists' views on philosophy of science at University College London, I worked as a Research Associate at the University of Cambridge on the public understanding of risk and energy policy, and more recently at Imperial College London on public understanding of environmental change.


  • BSc Physics & Philosophy (King's College London)
  • MSc Philosophy & History of Science (King's College London)
  • PhD Science & Technology Studies (University College London)

Newest selected publications

Riesch, H. (2019) 'Science, Proof, and Law', in Ritzer, G. (ed.) The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology: Index. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. pp. 1 - 5. ISBN 13: 9781405124331.

Book chapter

Riesch, H. (2018) ''Can someone please decide?' How the media represent the risk of drinking during pregnancy', inPhilosophies and Sociologies of Bioethics: Crossing the divides. Springer International Publishing. pp. 107 - 125. ISBN 13: 9783319927374.

Book chapter

Riesch, H., Emmerich, N. and Wainwright, S. (2018) 'Introduction: Crossing the Divides'. Springer International Publishing. ISSN 13: 9783319927374


Riesch, H., Emmerich, N. and Wainwright, S. (2018) 'Philosophies and Sociologies of Bioethics: Crossing the divides'. Springer International Publishing. ISSN 10: 331992737X ISSN 13: 9783319927374


Mendel, J. and Riesch, H. (2017) 'Gadflies biting science communication: engagement, tricksters and ambivalence online'. Science Communication, 39 (5). pp. 673 - 684. ISSN: 1075-5470 Open Access Link

Journal article
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