CfP: Digital Mistrust: Rethinking trust in digitalizing societies

Please find below our call for papers for a special issue on Digital Mistrust: Rethinking trust in digitalizing societies. For those who are interested in the topic, please send an abstract (250-300 words) and a short author bio (approx. 50…

Professorship w. focus on sociology of science and technology at TU Dortmund

TU Dortmund University currently has a call for applications from the Faculty of Social Sciences. The position is a university professorship (W3) with the focus “Sociology of Science and Technology”. The professorship is to be filled at the earliest possible…

Ph.D opportunity: Ethnography of/with Smart Water Infrastructure at Techno-Anthropology in Aalborg

Ph.D opportunity for a candidate with strong ethnographic competences for an interdisciplinary research project Smart Water Infrastructure. Deadline for application: 18 November 2020. Read more here.

Call for abstracts for The Nordic STS conference 2021: STS and the Future as a Matter of Collective Concern

The Nordic STS conference 2021 will take place May 20-21, 2021 Confirmed keynote speakers: Maria Puig de la Bellacasa and Annelise Riles Confirmed panel speakers: Joan Fujimura, Susi Geiger, Alan Irwin, Lise Justesen, Daniel Neyland Deadline for submission of abstracts: FEBRUARY…

Postdoc opportunity: How digital platforms influence birdwatching as a citizen science activity

Ref SLU ua 2020.2.5.1-3653 The Department of Ecology combines research in basic ecology with applied research in nature conservation, wildlife management, forestry and crop protection. Much of its research is interdisciplinary and increasingly concerns citizen science, an approach and research focus…

Assistant professorship/associate professorship in information studies at Aarhus University

The Aarhus University School of Communication and Culture invites applications for the position of either assistant professor or associate professor in information studies with a focus on digital innovation and business transformation, based at the Department of Digital Design and…

Two PhD fellowships in Science and Technology Studies

The project “Urban transformation in a warming Arctic” (UrbTrans) is currently seeking two PhD fellows. The PhD fellows will be employed at UiT The Arctic University of Norway and the University of Oslo, and will be working in an interdisciplinary…

Ph.D position at Aarhus University

Notice of open Ph.D position involving qualitative studies of healthcare systems. The Ph.D is part of a larger project about making data work visible, the larger project being titled: ‘At gøre data-arbejde synligt: Viden, færdigheder og professioner i forandring i…

Congratulations to TANT-lab

DASTS would like to warmly congratulate TANT-lab at Aalborg University, Copenhagen for their reception of the John Ziman-prize at the recent EASST/4S conference. Read more here (in Danish). Also thank you to TANT-lab members for organizing the meet-up in Espergærde…

PhD position at Aarhus University

A PhD scholarship/fellowship in the field of IT, ethics and surveillance in the healthcare sector has been announced: Read more Application deadline: 1 October 2020