Tre-årig postdoc-stilling ved Københavns Universitet

Treårig postdoc-stilling som erhvervsforsker i projektet HumanImpact ved Københavns Universitet med tilknytning til Copenhagen Centre for Health Research in the Humanities (CoRe) og med fokus på sundhed og velfærd. Projektet udføres i et samarbejde bestående af Københavns Universitet, Dansk Erhverv,…

Metabolising the Planet & When Matter Kicks Back – A Seminar

We are delighted to be hosting a seminar with Professors Myra Hird and Nina Lykke on Monday 20th November, 15-16.30 in the Medical Museion auditorium, Bredgade 62, 1310 Copenhagen K. The event is hosted by MeST, Medical Museion, and the…

Brain-Computer Interfaces: The “techno-cerebral subject” as a bio-technical form of the cyborg

Public talk in TANTlab by Dr. Melike Sahinol, Orient-Institut Istanbul. The talk is given at AAU Copenhagen, TANTlab, A.C. Meyers vænge 15, room 2.3.003, Tuesday 14th November, 15:00-16:00.  Melike Sahinol presents her research on the practices and techniques of Neuroscience, in…

Transactional Data Experiments. On the calibration of digital traces for sociological use

PhD-defence: Tobias Bornakke Can voting behaviour be predicted based solely on a few “likes” on Facebook? Is it possible to measure the intensity of a party, the ‘partiness’, solely through the sensors embedded in your personal smartphone? And what does…

CfP: Overvågningskonference på Aarhus Universitet, 7-9. juni 2018

2018’s vigtigste overvågningsbegivenhed i Danmark! Center for Overvågningsforskning (AU) afholder 7-9. juni 2018 konferencen “Surveillance Beyond Borders and Boundaries” i samarbejde med Københavns Universitet og Surveillance Studies Network. Konferencen afholdes hvert andet år af Surveillance Studies Network og er kendetegnet ved sin høje…

Call: Special issue on Welfare technologies in care work in Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies

Special issue editors: Annette Kamp, Jeannette Pols, Aud Obstfelder, Katharina Andersson and Mari Berge. November 1st 2017 Deadline for submission of abstracts. Submit to journal manager Bo Carstens, bo[at]nordicwl.dk.  Deadline for full papers 1st February 2018. Full papers should also be submitted to: bo[at]nordicwl.dk Welfare technologies…

The Fantasy of Social Robots: Reconfiguring the future of care technologies

Public talk by Lucy Suchman, Professor of Anthropology of Science and Technology in the Department of Sociology at Lancaster University, gives a public talk at ITU on Friday the 6th of October from 13:00-15:00 in Aud. 4. Abstract Suchman asks: ‘Would…

Call for papers (The Danish Anthropology Journal)

Indkaldelse af artikelforslag til temanummeret DATA (Tidsskriftet Antropologi # 79) Deadline for abstract: 1. oktober 2017. Abstract på 300-400 ord sendes til: tidsskrift.antropologi[at]anthro.ku.dk   Svar på abstract: 1. november 2017. Deadline for artikel: 1. marts 2018. Forventet udgivelse: Foråret 2019….

Two positions at University of Copenhagen

Two vacant positions at the Institute of Sociology, University of Copenhagen. Please apply before September 18th, 2017. Post.doc. Read the job description here. Scientific assistant (videnskabelig assistent). Read the job description here.

Philosophy of Responsible Innovation

taking place in January, 2018 in Delft and Wageningen (The Netherlands). This course discusses the main philosophical issues in relation to Responsible Innovation, an emerging concept in the EU context which highlights the relevance of social-ethical issues in research and innovation…