STS Encounters special issue: Exploring Experiments – now published

The STS Encounters special issue Exploring Experiments is now published and can be found on the journal page. The special issue includes 5 articles and an introduction and is edited by Andy Pickering, Finn Olesen & Peter Danholt. Contributing authors are: Sanne Lisborg, Tine Friis, Frederik Vejlin, Mikkel…

PhD position in Theory of science at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of science, University of Gothenburg.

Closing date for applications: 15 September 2021. The position is part of a new graduate school hosted by the Centre for Sea & Society at the same university. The topic is methods and practices for synthesising research relevant to fisheries…

PhD course: Feminist and Postcolonial STS

Application deadline: 16 June 2021. The Technologies in Practice group and ETHOSLab at the IT University of Copenhagen invites applicants to the PhD course Feminist and Postcolonial STS. The course takes place co-located (not online) 18-20 August 2021; Applicants should…

PhD Course: Text as technology for care and understanding

Signup until 25 June 2021. Medical Museion, University of Copenhagen, is offering a PhD course on ‘Text as technology for care and understanding’. The course takes place digitally August 16-18, 2021. Participants are also invited to a two days in-person…

PostDoc in the use of predictive algorithms in public administration

Deadline for application: 1 August 2021. The Danish School of Education (DPU), Faculty of Arts at Aarhus University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the research project “Algorithms, Data and Democracy” (ADD), financed by the Velux and Villum foundations….

Research invitation: How can we talk about gut and psyche?

Signup until June 2, 2021. PhD student Tine Friis recruits participants for her research at Medical Museion, University of Copenhagen. The research is a part of the research group Microbes on the Mind and experiments with how we might articulate…

Seminar: The politics of intensified data sourcing

Join the celebration of the accomplishments of the ERC funded POLICYAID project on June 4th 2021 13:00-15:00. The seminar will have a brief introduction of the POLICYAID project and two keynote speakers: Sabine Leonelli and Claus Bossen. Read event details…

PostDoc position at University of Oslo

Deadline 31 July 2021. The Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo offers a two-and-a-half-year position as postdoctoral fellow with the project Historizicing Intelligence: Tests, Metrics and the Shaping of Contemporary Society. The overall goal of the research project is…

Job posting: TT Assistant Professor in Ethics of AI in Neuroscience at TUM

Applications close 15 June 2021. The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of Tenure Track Assistant Professorin ‘Ethics of AI in Neuroscience’ to begin as soon as possible. The position is a W2 fixed-term (6 year)…

Ph.D. fellowship in Social Studies of Controversial Data and Algorithms

Applications close by 17 May 2021. The Techno-Anthropology Research Group at Aalborg University Copenhagen is seeking a Ph.D. fellow with a background in STS (or similar) for a large Danish project on Algorithms, Data and Democracy. See the full job description…