Seminar: Participation and partnership? Experiences of engagement in precision oncology

Seminar organized by the Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies. with Professor Sarah Cunningham-Burley University of Edinburgh  Precision medicine’s mantra of participation and consumer driven health care constructs particular spaces for engagement and responsibilities around what it means to be a…

Annual conference for AsSIST-UK in Manchester Sept 9-10

AsSIST-UK (the Association for Studies in Innovation Science and Technology) is holding its annual conference in Manchester between Sept 9-10. The link relates to the programme, registration details and accommodation advice.https://assist-uk.com/home-2/conference/We hope all goes well with you locally.Our very best…

Post-Doc position

Medicinsk Museion og Center for Basic Metabolic Research søger post.doc til studie om tid, krop og celler. Bemærk, at det er et krav, at man har mindst 12 måneders international forskningserfaring. Læs mere her: https://jobportal.ku.dk/alle-opslag/?show=149257&fbclid=IwAR2PhPj2Ap-SkmUaWN20puILhNJOQrcQ-TMn8ULs6rGZXJ0VaAeym8d8jW4

Call for Nominations and Proposals Editor(s), Open-Access Journal Engaging Science, Technology, and Society for Social Studies of Science

The Publications Committee of the Society for Social Studies of Science solicits nominations and proposals for Editor(s) to lead the 4S-sponsored open access journal, Engaging Science, Technology, and Society (ESTS – https://estsjournal.org). ESTS is a vibrant, double-blind peer-reviewed venue for…

The Digital Architecture of Time Management – presentation by Judy Wajcman at CBS

Professor Judy Wajcman, Anthony Giddens Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, giver onsdag den 3. april kl. 11-12.30 en keynote på CBS med titlen “The Digital Architecture of Time Management”. Følg dette link for nærmere information og…

Normativity Course: Postgraduate course

When: April 3-May 9, 2019. The course is clustered in 2- and 3-day gatherings, enabling PhD candidates who do not live in Linköping to join the course! Where: At the Tema Department, Linköping University What is normativity? How can we…

PhD-course: New Technology in care work – transforming profession-als, clients and welfare

Dates: 11-13 March 2019 Place: Roskilde University, Denmark Organized by: Annette Kamp, Sidsel Lond Grosen & Agnete Meldgaard Hansen, Centre for Working Life Re-search, Department of People and Technology, Roskilde University Contact: Annette Kamp, kamp@ruc.dk Guest Lecturers: – Jeanette Pols,…

Call for Abstracts: The Digitally Engaged Patient

June 11-12th , 2019, Copenhagen Call for abstracts:  https://vital.ku.dk/news-from-vital/call-for-abstracts/, Abstract Deadline: February 1, 2019 Sign up here: https://eventsignup.ku.dk/VITAL-DEPConference This 2-day conference on The Digitally Engaged Patient addresses and challenges the recent transition from eHealth to mHealth and welcomes researchers within the fields…

Call for papers for open panel at 4S “Organising techno scientific capitalism: Epistemic values, practices & assets.

Please consider submitting your paper for 4S to “Organising techno scientific capitalism: Epistemic values, practices & assets.” Deadline for submitting an abstract to the panel is February 1st.  https://www.academia.edu/38077632/CfP_4s_Open_Panel_-_Organizing_technoscientific_capitalism_Epistemic_values_practices_and_assets

Meeting Food and ‘fooding’ – encounters between well-known and surprising qualities of food panel at Nordic STS

Dear all, We kindly invite papers for our upcoming panel: Meeting Food and ‘fooding’ – encounters between well-known and surprising qualities of food. Nordic STS Conference 13 – 14 June 2019, Tampere University, Finland Organizers: Heather Paxson, Interim Head and…