John K. Smith

Lehigh University History - John K. Smith

First Name: 

John

Middle Name: 

K.

Last Name: 

Smith

Full Title: 

Associate Professor

Email: 

Education: 

PHD, Delaware, 1986

Interests: 

Technology

Address: 

Maginnes 343

Phone: 

610-758-3365

Profile: 

Professor Smith, trained both as an engineer and a historian, specializes in the history of technology and business history. His research interests focus on the history of industrial research and development and the chemical industry. He is co-author of Science and Corporate Strategy: DuPont R&D, 1902-1980, and he has published articles in Technology and Culture, and Science.