Mary Ellen Bowden

Senior Research Fellow

  • Phone: 215.873.8228
  • Fax: 215.629.5228

Mary Ellen Bowden is a senior research fellow for CHF. She has a Ph.D. in the history of science and medicine from Yale University. After nearly 20 years on the staff of CHF, Mary Ellen retired from her position as senior research historian in 2006. She has curated several of CHF’s exhibits and written exhibit catalogs as well as books aimed at an audience of high-school and college teachers. She was a consulting historian and writer for CHF’s permanent exhibition, Making Modernity.