Call for papers: Interrogating Disability and Prostheses

New call for papers out now by the journal Women, Gender & Research. The call “invite papers that critically examine diverse phenomena of disability, whether physical or mental, congenital, acquired, or age-related, from feminist perspectives. In particular, contributers are invited to think critically…

CONCEPTS, EXCESS, OVERFLOW: An open seminar on the conceptual and its limits

CONCEPTS, EXCESS, OVERFLOW: An open seminar on the conceptual and its limits with talks by   PROFESSOR STEVE BROWN Department for People and Organisations, The Open University   PROFESSOR BODIL MARIE STAVNING THOMSEN School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University   PROFESSOR MORTEN…

Living with Data: Ethics, Politics and Justice in Data Worlds

PhD course with Professor Jarrett Zigon, University of Virginia and Dr Lina Dencik, Cardiff University Data is currently proliferating, multiplying and seeping into seemingly every corner of society. Great ambitions are often associated with the capacity of data and data…

The registration for the 3rd seminar of the Research Network for the Anthropology of Technology is now open.

Big Data and the Power of Narrative The promise of big data is sweeping across the sciences, and the everyday practices that are the object of anthropology are increasingly leaving data traces. Scholars talk about a ‘datafication’ of social life…

Webinar om Open Research Agenda Setting

Fonden Teknologirådet inviterer sammen med the Human Brain Project (HBP) stakeholder forums alle interesserede til Webinar om Open Research Agenda Setting Dato: 6. december kl. 10:00 – 12:30 Gratis tilmelding– Efter først til mølle-princippet  

New Edition of Encounters Out Now

Volume 10 Number 5 2018of STS Encounters is out: Svendsen, Mette N.: The “ME” in the “WE”: Anthropological Engagements with the Personalized Medicine, pp. 1-26. Browse through and read the other editions here.

Professorship at University of Vienna

  At the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna the position of a University Professor of Technosciences, Materiality and Digital Cultures (full time, permanent position) is to be filled. The successful candidate is expected to have a strong research track…

Call for session and paper abstracts, Nordic STS, 13 – 14 June 2019, Tampere University, Finland

Call for sessions of Nordic STS 2019 is now open. This year the conference has a two-stage submission process. In this first stage, we invite scholars to submit thematic session proposals that introduce a particular area of study, research problem, or…

Markets and Standards

The Markets and Valuation Group at the Department of Organization (CBS) invites you to a Public Seminar with professor Lawrence Busch. Time and Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. kl. 13.00-15.00. Location: Copenhagen Business School, Kilevej 14A, 2000 Frederiksberg, room Ks43. Pleaser…

Special issue about Feminist STS

The journal Women, Gender & Research has published the special issue “Feminist STS at work” which can be downloaded for free online here.  Aside from an introduction to the field, the issue contains an interview with feminist STS scholar Nina…