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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Ronald Numbers

Expert on the history of science, medicine and religion, especially creationism and intelligent design

Professor, history of science and medicine Work: 608-262-1460 Home page


  • Antievolutionism in America: from scientific creationism to intelligent design
  • Creationism goes global
  • Myths in the history of science and religion


  • Author or editor of more than two dozen books
  • President, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Sarton Medal for lifetime achievement, History of Science Society