PhD-position at Lund University

The applicants need to know Swedish please see job description in Swedish below: Utlysning: doktorandtjänst vid Lunds universitet Lunds universitet utlyser en doktorandtjänst i företagsekonomi med inriktning mot organisation. Tjänsten är kopplad till det nya forskningsprojektet ”Att styra sjukvård med…

GENOPSLAG: Ph.d.-studerende til RUC

Ph.d.-projektet er inden for rammerne af Region Sjællands projekt ”Tidlig opsporing af kræft”. Institut for Kommunikation og Humanistisk Videnskab, Roskilde Universitet, søger en ph.d.-studerende fra 1.september 2018 eller snarest muligt derefter. Stillingen som ph.d. er tidsbegrænset til 3 år. Titlen…

The “Me” in the “We”: Anthropological Engagements with Personalized Medicine

Inaugural lecture by Mette Nordahl Svendsen, Professor in Medical Anthropology with special responsibilities in the social and ethical aspects of personalized medicine. Monday, February 26, 2018. 3.30-4.30 pm.  Centre for Health and Society, room 1.1.18., CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, Copenhagen….

Uncertainty in clinical genetics

Lecture by Professor Stefan Timmermans, UCLA. March 2nd, 2018. From 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm followed by a wine reception at VIVE, The Danish Centre of Applied Social Science, Herluf Trolles Gade 11, København K. Abstract Heralding hope about earlier and…

PhD fellowship: Project Management and its methods and tools: The co-construction of practices, artefacts and software

The Center for STS studies offers a PhD fellowship in the field of Science-Technology-Society (STS) and project management (PM). The aim of the position is to research project management practices through qualitative methods. Applicants should engage in a project conducting…

Postdoctoral Fellow within the research project BIODIAL

BIODIAL is financed by the FRIPRO program of the Norwegian Research Council. Its purpose is to investigate how various human and nonhuman lives are socially constructed as more or less valuable, and how such constructions are informed and troubled by…

Final Call: “Data worldings and post/colonial connectedness”

Deadline for submission closes on 1 February, 2018. (#87), at 4S Sydney, 29 August – 1 September 2018. Tahani Nadim (Humboldt University & Natural History Museum Berlin) tahani.nadim[at]hu-berlin.de Antonia Walford (University College London & Centre for Social Data Science, University of Copenhagen) antonia.walford[at]ucl.ac.uk…

Extended deadline: Nominations for the 4S Mullins Prize

New deadline: February 15. A word of encouragement to phd students (or their supervisors / colleagues): It may feel a little uncomfortable to self-nominate for a graduate student award. but if you’ve written a (draft or published) article or thesis…

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…