Dunér, PhD, is Associate Professor in history of science and ideas. His dissertation concerned the scientist and spirit seer Emanuel Swedenborg (1688–1772), The World Machine. Emanuel Swedenborgs Natural Philosophy (2004). It will soon be published in an English translation. His research concerns: Emanuel Swedenborg, Christopher Polhem, Carl Linnaeus, history of entomology, and history of astrobiology. He is also affiliated to Centre for Cognitive Semiotics.
Dunér is editor of Sjuttonhundratal. Nordic Yearbook for Eighteenth-Century Studies, and co-editor of Svenska Linnésällskapets årsskrift. He is coordinator for Lund University Seminar for Early Modern Studies, and the multidisciplinary project "Astrobiology: Past, Present, and Future" at the Pufendorf Insitute.
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