Friday Lecture with Andrew Pickering: SKETCHES OF ANOTHER FUTURE: CYBERNETICS IN BRITAIN, 1940-2000

Date: Friday 24 May Time: 14.00 – 16.00 Place: Aarhus University Åbogade, Building 5510-103 Andrew Pickering is an internationally recognized leader in the field of science and technology studies. His first degree was with first-class honours in physics from Oxford University (1970). He has two PhDs,…

Four PhD positions within sustainable everyday life now open

We’ve got new PhD vacancies in our research group at Danish Building Research Institute (Aalborg University in Copenhagen). We hope that you will help us with spreading the good news to qualified social science candidates. The PhD stipends are within…

Call for papers for MEGA seminar panel

Please consider submitting an abstract to our panel at the MEGA seminar – deadline extended to 15th May! Find more information about the MEGA seminar “TIME TO CHOOSE!” here and about the panels here. The seminar takes place on Sandbjerg…

Overvågningskapitalisme?

En diskussion af bogen: Shoshana Zuboff: The Age of Surveillance Capitalism The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power New York City: Public Affairs. 2019. Vi indbyder til en diskussion af begrebet overvågningskapitalisme og Shosana Zuboffs…

PhD position: Knowledge Infrastructures for Sustainability at University of Groningen

Obs: Application deadline 11th of April 11.59 pm! Knowledge infrastructures are essential to how we define and establish urgency around global issues and the Sustainable Development Goals. Within Campus Fryslân, the group on knowledge infrastructures for sustainability investigates how different…

PhD course: Exploring and performing experiments

Aarhus University, June 18-20 (3 ECTS). Teachers and organisers: Andrew Pickering, Finn Olesen and Peter Danholt Deadline for sign-up: April 26. 2019 More info and sign-up: https://phdcourses.dk/Course/65430 The Ph.D. course is about the concept and practices of experiments in research, but also…

Call for papers: Connected Life 2019 – Data & Disorder

A two-day multidisciplinary conference supported by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII), London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and the Alan Turing Institute (ATI) Monday 24th June (Oxford) & Tuesday 25th June (London) Organising Committee: Yung Au, Tomas Borsa…

TiP Talk by Toni Weller

The Racialisation Of British Women During The Long Nineteenth Century:How White Women’s Bodies Became Tools of Control and Surveillance Where: IT University of Copenhagen, auditorium 4 When: 4.April 2019, 14.00—16.00 The Technologies in Practice (TiP) research group at the ITU…

Fourth International Summer School on Computer Supported Cooperative Work

26-30 August 2019, Como Italy. About The CSCW Summer School provides young researchers (PhD or post-doc) with the opportunity to deepen their understanding of CSCW as a research field and community. The interaction among the participants (both teachers and students)…

Evan Selinger: PhD master class and public lecture

Where: Department of Communication and Arts, Roskilde University, building 43.3-29b When: Monday April 15, 2019, 11.30 – 17.00 Evan Selinger is a Professor of Philosophy at Rochester Institute of Technology. His primary research is on the ethics of technology and…