Infrastructure: Mitigate, Sustain or Vacate?

Please consider submitting your abstract to this panel at 4S in New Orleans on September 4-7 2019. Brit Ross Winthereik, IT University of Copenhagen Anne Beaulieu, University of Groningen STS and Anthropology have explored infrastructures empirically, theoretically, and conceptually for several…

Call for Papers Nordic STS 2019 – STS and Social Media

This session may be of interest to some of you. Please notice the deadline is 18th January 2019. For the full call and more information about Nordic STS 2019 can be found here. Andreas Birkbak, Assistant Professor, Aalborg University Copenhagen, ab…

Call for Papers 4S 2019 – Knowing Democracy Panel

Please consider proposing a paper for the below panel at the 4S 2019 Conference. If you would circulate to relevant colleagues that would also be much appreciated. Please notice the deadline is February 1st and the conference takes place 4-7 September…

Call for papers: Interrogating Disability and Prostheses

New call for papers out now by the journal Women, Gender & Research. The call “invite papers that critically examine diverse phenomena of disability, whether physical or mental, congenital, acquired, or age-related, from feminist perspectives. In particular, contributers are invited to think critically…

Professorship at University of Vienna

  At the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna the position of a University Professor of Technosciences, Materiality and Digital Cultures (full time, permanent position) is to be filled. The successful candidate is expected to have a strong research track…

Markets and Standards

The Markets and Valuation Group at the Department of Organization (CBS) invites you to a Public Seminar with professor Lawrence Busch. Time and Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. kl. 13.00-15.00. Location: Copenhagen Business School, Kilevej 14A, 2000 Frederiksberg, room Ks43. Pleaser…

Special issue about Feminist STS

The journal Women, Gender & Research has published the special issue “Feminist STS at work” which can be downloaded for free online here.  Aside from an introduction to the field, the issue contains an interview with feminist STS scholar Nina…

How to Do Things with Sensors

The Technologies in Practice (TiP) research group at the ITU is happy to present Professor of Media, Culture and Environment in the Department of Sociology at the University of Cambridge, Jennifer Gabrys, as our next speaker in our TiP Talk Speaker…

Three post-doctoral researcher positions

At The Institute of Sociology at Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, (German pay scale E 13TV-G-U, fulltime). The three positions are in science and technology studies by 1st April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter (the starting date is…

The Social Life of Spacecraft: Organized Science on NASA’s Robotic Spacecraft Teams

Lecture by Janet Vertesi (Princeton University) Monday 10 December 2018, 5pm – 6pm Warwick in London How does social organization affect the conduct and practice of science? To explore this question, Vertesi presents empirical data from a comparative ethnographic study…