Four year assistant professorship in the structure and function of the health services

The University of Copenhagen, The Faculty of Health Sciences. The assistant professorship is a research position including publication/academic dissemination duties and research-based teaching with associated examination duties. In addition, the post also includes a duty to share knowledge with the rest…

Extended deadline: How can STS help reflect on the political crisis associated with refugees and asylum seekers

Please consider the EXTENSION OF DEADLINE: May 1 2018! In order to give a chance to more interested persons willing to submit their abstract we have extended the deadline for submissions to the workshop “How can Science and Technology Studies…

Performing salmonella: valuing evidence and classifying genes in disease control

By Francis Lee, Uppsala University. April 24, 2018, at 15:15-16:30, in room 5.0.22 at CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, building 5 Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies and the research group MeInWe, University of Copenhagen announces this seminar. This paper explores…

Indkaldelse til ordinær generalforsamling 2018

Hermed indkaldes til ordinær generalforsamling i DASTS, den 25. maj kl.11.30-12.30. Generalforsamlingen afholdes på IT-Universitet i Købehavn, Rued Langgaardsvej 7 2300 KBHS, Aud4. Medlemmer af foreningen er velkomne til at fremsende forslag til afstemning. eventuelle Forslag skal være et bestyrelsesmedlem…

Locating Data: Big-Tech’s Data Centers and the State

The Centre for Social Data Science (SODAS), KU, is pleased to announce the second lecture in its Spring Lecture Series 2018. The theme of the series is Social Data Sciences. Speaking across domains as diverse as computational privacy, legal systems, international finance and big data…

Encounters – special issue online now

Special issue: ‘Encounters between social work and STS’, edited by Lars Bo Andersen & Rasmus Birk with contributions by Matilde Høybye-Mortensen, Peter Ejbye-Ernst, Lars Bo Andersen, Peter Danholt, Peter Lauritsen, Anne Marie Dahler, Lis Holm Petersen and Pernille Tanggaard Andersen.”…

CALL FOR PAPERS: Køn og akademia – Kvinder, Køn & Forskning

Køn i akademia var titlen på et stort forskningsprojekt omkring årtusindeskiftet. Det handlede om kvinders vej gennem det højere uddannelsessystem og tegnede et billede af et system med stadig flere kvindelige studerende og ansatte, men også præget af patriarkalske strukturer,…

Empirical Prints – Verfremdung & Fabrications

New article available in Encounters. Empirical Printmaker, Kasper Ostrowski, unfolds the career of his experimental and craft-based research project entitled Empirical Prints. He reflects on whether monotypic prints made of found objects could be considered dramatic fabrications. Read the article…

MATTERS OF COURSE: An Ethnographic Assemblage of the Routinization of Statins in Denmark

PhD Defence by Sofie Rosenlund Lau. Time and venue 23 March 2018 at 14:00. University of Copenhagen, Centre for Health and Society, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1353 Copenhagen K, Room 35.01.44. The easiest is to use the entrance from Gammeltoftgade. Kindly note…

Ph.d.-forsvar Bente Hull Frich

Omsorg i teknologien? Teknologi i omsorgen? – Et STS studie af telepraksis Tirsdag den 20. marts 2018 kl. 14.00 Sted: Institut for Kommunikation og Kultur Peter Bøgh Andersen-Auditoriet Nygard-Bygningen Finlandsgade 23 8200 Aarhus N Bedømmelsesudvalg: Mari Holen, lektor, Center for…