Thomas Haigh

Thomas Haigh

  • Professor, History - General
  • Affiliate Professor, Computer Science


PhD, University of Pennsylvania (History and Sociology of Science)
MA, University of Pennsylvania (History and Sociology of Science)
MEng, University of Manchester (Computer Science)
BSc, University of Manchester (Computer Science)

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

History of Information Technology
Business History
History of Work
History of Technology
Media History

Selected Publications

Haigh, Thomas & Paul Ceruzzi. A New History of Modern Computing. MIT Press, 2021.

Haigh, Thomas & Mark Priestley, “Colossus in Context.” Technology & Culture  61.3 (July, 2020):871:900.

Haigh Thomas (Ed.) Exploring the Early Digital. Springer, 2019.

Haigh, Thomas, Mark Priestley, and Crispin Rope,. ENIAC in Action: Making and Remaking the Modern Computer. 2016.

Paju, Petri and Thomas Haigh, “IBM Rebuilds Europe: The Curious Case of the Transnational Typewriter.” Enterprise & Society 12.2 (2016): 265-300.

Mahoney, M. Histories of Computing. Ed. Haigh, Thomas D. Harvard University Press, 2011.

Haigh, Thomas “Inventing Information Systems: The Systems Men and the Computer.” Business History Review 75.1 (2001): 15-61.