2 PhD. positions (4 years) – TdLab, ETH Zurich

The Transdisciplinarity Lab (TdLab), ETH Zurich (Switzerland) seek two doctoral researchers to join our team for the project «Investigating interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity: intersections of practices, culture(s) and policy in collaborative knowledge production» (INTERSECTIONS) (funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation). The new research group is part…

PhD course: Scaling devices: methods and concepts for approaching scale in qualitative research

Deadline for application: 28 September 2021 When: 11 November, 15 November (not mandatory), 6 December.Where: IT University of Copenhagen (in person) Qualitative research studies of science and technology must often contend with devices that scale. These can be technological systems…

PhD fellowship in “Education and Digital Data Visualizations”

Deadline for application: 1 October 2021 The Danish School of Education (Copenhagen campus), Aarhus University, in collaboration with the Independent Research Fund Denmark, invites applications for a fully funded PhD fellowship. The PhD fellowship is part of a larger study…

PhD fellowship in “Social studies of predictive algorithms in public administration”

Deadline for application: 1 October 2021 The Danish School of Education (Copenhagen campus), Aarhus University, in collaboration with the foundations Villum Fonden and Velux Fonden, invites applications for a fully funded PhD fellowship. The PhD fellowship is part of the…

Online book launch of ”The Imposter as Social Theory” ft. Gabriella Coleman

We are pleased to invite you to the online launch of the recently published volume ”The Imposter as Social Theory” edited by Steve Woolgar, Else Vogel, David Moats and Claes-Fredrik Helgesson. Date: 22 September, 16:00-17:30 CET. Registration (no later than…

Call for abstracts: The Anthropology of Technology Conference

Deadline for abstracts: 15 September 2021. For the conference Anthropology of Technology Conference, November 4-5 2021, we welcome papers and presentations that address one or more of the conference’s five themes, which largely reflect the sections of the Handbook of…

Book release: Aktørnetværksteori – i praksis.

Aktørnetværksteori is a new Danish release and introduction to Actor-Network Theory for those looking to engage with ANT in research and teaching. The book is edited by Irina Papazu and Brit Ross Winthereik and published by Djøf Forlag. Visit here…

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…