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…

2-year PostDoc 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 postdoctoral fellow with a background in STS (or similar) for a large Danish project on Algorithms, Data and Democracy.  The postdoc will contribute…

Open call: 6 to 8 Junior (PostDoc)/Senior Fellowships

Deadline for application: 15 May 2021 Open call for fellows from the humanities, social sciences, and STS. Fellowships offered by Käte Hamburger Kolleg, Cultures of Research. International center for advanced studies in history, philosophy, and sociology of science and technology….

Indkaldelse til Ordinær Generalforsamling i DASTS 2021

Hermed indkaldes til ordinær generalforsamling i DASTS den 19. Maj 2021, kl.14:00-15.00. Generalforsamlingen afholdes på Zoom. Medlemmer af foreningen er velkomne til at fremsende forslag til afstemning. Eventuelle forslag skal være et bestyrelsesmedlem i hænde senest 14 dage før generalforsamlingen….

Call for a research assistant in the research project “Democratic Innovations in a Green Transition

Deadline for applications: 30 May 2021. The IT University of Copenhagen invites applications for a vacant research assistant position (100%) in the Business IT Department within the research project “Democratic Innovations in a Green Transition”. View the call, including how…

Position as senior lecturer in Sweden

Theory of science, not to be conflated with Philosophy of science, is a Swedish branch of STS. One or several positions as senior lecturer are now open at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of science, University of Gothenburg….

Doctoral position in Theory of Science with a focus on the research basis of coastal fisheries in Sweden

Closing date for applications: 29 April 2021. Theory of science, not to be conflated with Philosophy of science, is a Swedish branch of STS. A PhD position in Theory of science is now open at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics…

PhD position: Urban development and qual. social science methodology

Are you interested in urban development issues and looking for an opportunity to do a PhD based on qualitative social science methodology? Then you might be the right person for the TOD-IS-RUR ESR4 at KTH, in co-operation with the University…

Konference: Algoritmer og kontroverser

Hvordan regulerer vi algoritmerne, hvordan lærer vi at forstå dem, og hvordan får vi det bedste ud af dem? Næstformand i EU-Kommissionen, Margrethe Vestager, CEO for Microsoft Danmark, Nana Bule, og Tech ambassadør, Anne Marie Engtoft Larsen, drøfter det vigtige…

Online talk by Hannah Landecker on ‘Metabolism and Society: A Short History of Mutual Transformation’, March 23rd 17.15 CET

On March 23rd, 17.15-18.00 CET, Professor Hannah Landecker of UCLA will give an online talk entitled ‘Metabolism and Society: A Short History of Mutual Transformation’. The talk is part of Metabolism Month – a weekly seminar series throughout March 2021, hosted by…