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Prof. Colin Russell (deceased) FRSC

Email: Colin.Russell@open.ac.uk

Prof. Colin Russell is Emeritus Professor of History of Science and Technology at the Open University and is a research scholar affiliated to the History and Philosophy of Science Department, Cambridge University. Prof. Russell was formerly Head of the Department for the History of Science and Technology at the Open University and President of the British Society for the History of Science. Prof. Russell was the recipient of the Dexter Award from the American Chemical Society ‘for outstanding contributions to the history of chemistry’ (1990) and of the David Mellor Medal from the University of New South Wales (1995).

Prof. Russell writes, lectures and broadcasts widely on the subject of science and religion, and his recent books include a biography of Michael Faraday as cited below.

Selected recent publications in science and religion

Other Recent Publications