Invitation to suggest journals and publishers for the Danish Bibliometric research indicator (BFI)

Dear DASTS members The Danish Bibliometric Research Indicator  (Den Danske Bibliometriske Forsningsindikator), BFI is used to assess Danish publication patterns. Although the BFI was originally introduced to redestribute funds across research institutions, it is increasingly used to assess the publication record…

Please remember to register for Nordic STS

This is a reminder that participants need to register for the Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference before May 10. Register for the conference on this link : http://socav.gu.se/english/research/third-nordic-science-and-technology-studies-conference/registration Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference May 31-June 2, 2017 University of…

Phd-Defence James Maguire, Thursday, 4 May at 1PM

  James Maguire from the Technologies in Practice Research Group will be defending his thesis. Everybody is invited to join for the defence and the following reception 4 May, at 1PM. Location room: Auditorium 2 Thesis:”Icelandic Geopower: Accelerating and Infrastructuring…

Invitation to TiP in Conversation with Anna Tsing and Jamie Cross: Wednesday, 3 May, 14-16

Dear TiP and friends, We warmly invite you to join us and participate in an extended conversation with Professor Anna Tsing (Aarhus University Research on the Anthropocene) and Dr Jamie Cross (Social Anthropology and ‘Energy Data for All’, Edinburgh University)…

List of STS-networks in the world

After the EASST/4S meeting a list of STS networks in the world has been compiled. Find it here

publicETHOS: Mining the Web with Hyphe

Can we find our way in the web without Google? The web is not structured as a library, but it is not chaos either. Thanks to graph theory we have a better understanding of the web as a network. Science…

Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference: CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANEL PROPOSALS

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANEL PROPOSALS Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference May 31-June 2, 2017 University of Gothenburg The field of science and technology studies (STS) has grown rapidly in the Nordic countries and the purpose of the…

Assistant or Associate professorship(s) in Digital Methods approaches to data in organisation, management, or innovation

The IT University of Copenhagen invites applications for full-time faculty position at the rank of assistant professor or associate professor in the area of in digital methods approaches to data in organisation, management, or innovation. The proposed staring date is…

General Assembly 2016 minutes and the possibility for new Initiatives

Dear all The minutes from the general assembly can be found here: http://www.dasts.dk/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Generalforsamling-juni-2016.pdf The list of Board members and ‘suppleanter’ has been updated here: http://www.dasts.dk/?page_id=2258 In the minutes you will find summary of discussion at the general assembly of the…

Big Data & Ethics – PhD course with Geoffrey Bowker

Lecturers Geoffrey Bowker, Professor, UC Irvine, Visiting Velux professor at the ITU Allison Powell, Programme director, London School of Economics & Political Science Rachel Douglas –Jones, Assistant Professor, IT-University of Copenhagen Course description This PhD course will explore ethical questions…