Call for Applications: PhD Course ‘Contemporary conditions of critique: power, value(s), economy’

A course organised by the Research School on Peace and Conflict  The Research School on Peace and Conflict invites applications for the course Contemporary conditions of critique: power, value(s), economy to take place in Oslo on 20-22 September 2017. The…

Fellowship Program at Harvard

Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program (SGRP) invites applications for post-doctoral and pre-doctoral fellowships, under the direct supervision of Harvard faculty. The program is loosely modeled on the successful Harvard University Center for the Environment (HUCE) fellowship program. We expect to…

Call for participation: “Data-work in healthcare: New roles, tasks and challenges”

Workshop ECSCW´17, Monday 28th of August 2017 in Sheffield, United Kingdom Increasingly, citizens and healthcare professionals are engaged in ‘data work’ when dealing with treatment and care for diseases. Citizens generate data on their own health situation, the healthcare sector promotes…

Job opening: Assistant/Associate professor in Digital Methods

The School of Culture and Communication invites applications for an assistant professorship or an associate professorship at the Department of Digital Design & Information Studies with a special focus on digital methods. The assistant professorship is a full-time, three-year training…

Seminar with Professor Lynn Morgan

Title: Miss Mexico’s Dress and the Backlash against Reproductive Rights in Jalisco, Mexico Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5, Room 5.0.22 (building 5, ground floor, room 22). Time: May 30, 2017, 14-15.30. Host: Centre for Medical…

Søges: Seniorforsker – Ansvarlig Innovasjon

Senter for velferds- og arbeidslivsforskning (SVA), Arbeidsforskningsinstituttet (AFI) Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus (HiOA) er landets største statlige høgskole, med rundt 18 000 studenter og 2000 tilsatte. HiOA har studiesteder i Pilestredet, på Kjeller og i Sandvika. Vi skal være…

The productivity imperative: Time management after the organization

Titel: publicETHOS #20 – Melissa Gregg, Intel Corporation Time: May 23. from 13:00-14:00 Place: Auditorium 3 IT-University of Copenhagen Rued Langgaardsvej 7 DK-2300 Copenhagen S Link: http://bit.ly/publicethos20 Everyone is welcome Abstract: This talk explores the emergence of productivity as a way of thinking about…

New publication in STS Encounters

Anders Blok: Scoping endangered futures: rethinking the political aesthetics of climate change in world risk society. Find it here. STS Encounters is a peer-reviewed on-line journal published by DASTS. The current editor-in-chief is Peter Danholt, and Christopher Gad is co-editor. See below for information about the…

Post-Truth ???

PublicETHOS talk by Professor Helen Verran from Charles Darwin University, Australia. When: May 22. 13.00-14.00 Where: Aud. 4 Discussant: Pedro Ferreira, Technologies in Practice. http://bit.ly/publicethos19 Everyone is welcome. Abstract: Post-Truth??? I am taking the Oxford Dictionaries’ 2016 ‘Word of the Year’…

Reconfiguring care infrastructures – austerity and innovation in European welfare services

We would like to invite papers for an international workshop exploring the reconfiguration of health and welfare in different European settings, to be held in the University of Sussex in Brighton on the 15th-16th November 2017. Papers should address the…