Five theme-based fellowships at Research Centre for Shaping Digital Citizenship (SHAPE), Aarhus University

Aarhus University’s Research Centre for Shaping Digital Citizenship (SHAPE) and Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS) are pleased to announce five theme-based fellowships of a duration of ten months from September 2023 to June 2024. Read more

Public lecture with Malte Ziewitz: Credit Score Desimulator™️: Consumerization, Parody, and World-Making in U.S. Credit Scoring”

December 15, 15.00-16.30, DPU, Aarhus Universitet, Tuborgvej 164, Emdrup, A401 Scores and metrics play a central role in ordering our lives. Obtaining a loan, renting an apartment, ranking in web search results, or making the shortlist for a job: all…

Asst. or Assoc. Professorship in Cyber security and Digitization

The Royal Danish Defence College is advertising an academic Position (Asst. or Assoc. Prof. ) in Cyber Security and Digitization. The position is at the Institute for Military Technology – a department that is interdisciplinary (social and political science), and…

PhD course: Anatomies – Representing the Medical Body

Registration deadline: 18 October 2022Course dates: 5-7 December 2022Location: Appendix Room, Medical Museion, Copenhagen When we look at an anatomical image, what do we see? The body as it is? Or the body as someone imagines it to be? In…

Call for abstracts on ‘expertise in and around organizations’

Scholars from different fields of research (e.g., Organization Theory, Sociology, STS, and Policy Studies) have grappled with the topic of expertise through various related concepts such as knowledge work, professions, specialization, and institutional elites. These theoretical conversations create overlapping, complementary,…

Fully funded PhD in STS, gender and medical technologies

Deadline for application: 1 November, 2022 The Division of STS at Chalmers, Gothenburg will hire a fully funded PhD student in Social Studies of Science and Technology, with a specialisation in gender and medical technologies. Applicants are given the opportunity…

PhD position on green transitions at DTU

Deadline for application: 19 October 2022 DTU Management invites applications for a fully-funded 3-year position as PhD student in the STS group with a focus on decarbonisation of pension investments. We are looking for an excellent candidate with a degree…

Symposium: Den datadrevne velfærdsstat? Fra digitalisering til dataficering

Tid og sted: 17 November 2022 kl. 9.30-17.00, DPU – Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Campus Copenhagen ”En sammenhængende offentlig sektor kræver en mere datadrevet offentlig service, hvor data i højere grad anvendes og udveksles på tværs af myndigheder…

Conference: Nordic STS 2023 Oslo

The organizing committee is excited to announce the 6th Nordic STS Conference, to be held at theUniversity of Oslo June 7-9, 2023. Please go to the conference website for conference themes, keynote speakers,and practical information. You may now submit proposals for open panels (deadline…

PhD position at AU: Development of agile methodologies

Deadline for application: October 1, 2022 The Center for STS studies and the Center for IT Project Management and Innovation offers a PhD scholarship/fellowship in the field of project management (PM) and science-technology studies (STS). The aim of the position…