Picabo Kai Fraas

Picabo Kai Fraas is a master’s student in the History and Philosophy of Science program at Oregon State University. She received her Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2018. Her current master’s thesis focuses on the role of domesticity in field sites during the 1947/48 University of California Southern Africa Expedition.

Research Interests:
  • History of Paleontology / Natural History
  • History of Exploration
  • History of Field Science

  • International / Global History
  • Women and Gender Studies
  • Environmental History