Conference on datafication of healthcare: Transforming practices, roles and knowledge

Conference: March 19th 2018, Seminar: March 20th 2018 http://conferences.au.dk/datafication2018/ The conference and seminar explore challenges and potentials of datafication in healthcare. How does datafication of healthcare transform the practices and roles of different actors such as clinicians, clerical staff, patients, care…

Final Call: Abstracts for the STS Making and Doing session at this year’s 4S conference in Sydney

Abstracts close: Feb 1st, 2018. For details on the session at 4S Sydney, or to submit an application: CLICK HERE The STS Making and Doing Program invites 4S members to share expression of their on-the-ground practices and innovations in scholarly knowledge work…

2 x PhD Fellowships in Science & Technology Studies at the University of Oslo

Applications are invited for two Research Fellowships as PhD Candidate (SKO 1017) in Science & Technology Studies to be based at TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture. Both fellowships provide an opportunity to develop research on policy issues in the…

Inaugural Professorial Lecture by Brit Ross Winthereik

Professor Brit Ross Winthereik will give her inaugural professorial lecture ‘Seeing through infrastructure: Ethnographies of health IT, development aid, energy, and data’ on Friday, March 23, 2018 from 2-3pm. In this lecture, Brit Ross Winthereik places her research on IT…

Emerging Technologies & Automated Worlds

publicETHOS #25 by Distinguished Professor Sarah Pink (+ workshop) IT-University of Copenhagen, Auditorium 4 Thursday February 1st 2018 at 13:00 How do we attend to and record the work that goes into making futures with data? In the first public…

Call for Papers: SLAGMARK #78: LIVSVIDENSKABERNES MATERIALITET

Deadline for indsendelse af artikel er 1. maj 2018 Det videnskabelige studie af det levende er kendetegnet ved sin genstands uredelighed. Livet er kaotisk og foranderligt, bundet til forgængeligt væv og ukontrollabelt stof. Ikke desto mindre stræber livsvidenskaberne efter simplicitet…

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: SURVEILLANCE BEYOND BORDERS AND BOUNDARIES

In June, 2018, Aarhus University will host the 8th Biennial Surveillance Studies Network Conference. The conference has become established as the world’s most significant gathering of surveillance studies experts. It is organised by Aarhus University in collaboration with the University of…

Help contribute to STS’s growing web and social media presence!

Grad students and other early career scholars interested in contributing content and/or serving as assistant editors for  Backchannels (the 4S blog) are encouraged to contact Steve Jackson, who chairs the 4S Web Committee. For details and tips on writing for…

Public panel discussion: From policy to practice – data management and infrastructure

Welcome to the Pufendorf Institute for Advanced Studies, 7 February 2018, 14.00-17.00, followed by reception. Recent years have seen a steady increase in policy statements from national and international bodies concerning the management of scientific data. From the European Open…

Professor of Theory of Science (Göteborg)

We are looking for a leading researcher with an ability to further develop the successful research carried out in the subject domain at the Department and create an environment for both research and education of high quality. The position is…