Velfærdsteknologi, autonomi og aldrende kroppe – vasketoilettet som case

PhD Oral Defence Session: Cand.rer.soc. Anne Marie Dahler. Time: 20. aug, 2018 at 14.00. Venue: Auditorium, SDU, Niels Bohrs Vej 9-10 6700 Esbjerg. Committee of Examiners: Lektor Niels Christian Mossfeldt Nickelsen, Pædagogisk Psykologi, DPU, Århus Universitet Førsteamansuensis Hilde Thygesen, Institut…

Two Numbers of Encounters out now!

Read them by activating the links below: Volume 10 Number 4 2018 Maguire, James: Prototyping Worlds: Emergent Technologies in the Aerial Age, pp. 1-30. Volume 10 Number 3 2018 Winthereik, Brit Ross: Seeing through infrastructure: Ethnographies of HealthIT, Development Aid, Energy and…

PhD Course: “Infrastructures of Governance”

  Governance is increasingly shaped by highly complex infrastructures. Defined in contrast to government, governance can be considered a system of rule that uses mobilizing techniques and recruit agents other than those of the state. Governance is characterized by the…

PhD Course in STS. “Introduction to STS: Unpacking Technoscience Studies”

The course is 7.5 credits and will be given in weeks 45-48 and week 51 (5 Nov – 30 Nov, 18 Dec 2018). The course gives an introduction of theories and approaches that are central for researching the interplay between…

PhD-position in science and innovation policy in the USA

The Department of Organization at Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship within the field of STS and organization studies. The scholarship is part of the collaborative research project “Isomorphic differences: familiarity and distinctiveness in national science…

4S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION OPEN NOW

All members of 4S should note that elections are now open. One of the candidates for 4S President is Alan Irwin from Copenhagen Business School. The deadline for voting is July 2nd. See nominees in here.

Talk by Georges Waysand: “Superconductivity: More than a century of interaction with societies”

Foredrag — Niels Bohr Archive History of Science Seminar talk by Georges Waysand June 12,  16.30, Auditorium A, Niels Bohr Institute, Blegdamsvej 17, 2100 Copenhagen. Although for half a century, superconductivity was nothing more than a fundamental problem in physics,…

Public Talk: Resilient Speculation

ETHOS Lab is pleased to invite you to a public talk by Dr. Orit Halpern on Monday June 11th at 13:00 in Auditorium 4 at IT University, Copenhagen. You can read more about her talk, entitled “Resilient Speculation,” in the…

Fully Funded PhD Studentship at Technology and Social Change (Tema T) at Linköping University, Sweden

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD position in Science and Technology Studies at Linköping University. This position is connected to the research program ValueS– “Science, technology and valuation practices”, led by professor Claes-Fredrik Helgesson and professor Steve Woolgar.The specific research topic and…

When digital health meets digital capitalism, how many common goods are at stake?

Talk by assistant Professor Tamar Sharon, Maastricht University. Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies, University of Copenhagen announces the following seminar: In recent years, all major consumer technology corporations have moved in to the domain of healthresearch. This “Googlization of…