Ph.d.-forsvar ved Kasper Hedegård Schiølin

Cand.mag. Kasper Hedegård Schiølin forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling Teknologipessimisme, Træk af slægtskabet mellem den klassiske teknologifilosofi og den pessimistiske viljesmetafysik: Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Jünger og Heidegger. Forsvaret finder sted mandag d. 15. juni kl. 13.00 i det store auditorium i Incuba Science Park,…

Two assistant/associate professor positions at ITU

The IT-University of Copenhagen offers two assistant/associate professor positions – applications from the STS field are very welcome. Assistant/Associate Professor in Work Place Studies and Information Management – See more at: Assistant/Associate Professor in Digital Methods and Digital Governance –…

Seminar with Tiago Moreira: Standards and measurements in health care

Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22 Time: June 3rd 2015 15.00 – 17.00 Host: Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies  (MEST) Abstract: One of the key achievements of Science and Technology Studies in…

Seminar: Body and Person: Governing Exchange in 21st Century Biomedicine

Tuesday June 9th from 1 pm to 5.30 pm the research group of the Sapere Aude Project “Body and Person: Governing Exchange in 21st Century Biomedicine” will host a closing seminar at CSS room 35.0.13 Øster Farimagsgade 5A in Copenhagen….

Reminder: Deadline for Nordic STS Conference is approaching

Please notice that participants for the 2nd Nordic STS Conference in Copenhagen must register no later than May 15th. Registration is open for participants with papers as well as without. Follow this link to register: Conference website:


A text by Maja Horst and Sofie Carsten Nielsen entitled: Improving Science-Society dialogue takes practice – is now published in STS-Encounters. This new issue of STS-Encounters is a commentary. Access the text here:


Hermed indkaldes til ordinær generalforsamling i DASTS, fredag d. 29 maj kl.13-14. Generalforsamlingen afholdes på Aalborg Universitet København, A.C. Meyers vænge 15, lokale 1.001 i forbindelse med den Nordiske STS konference. Medlemmer af foreningen er velkomne til at fremsende forslag…

Summer School: Researching Human Centred Design Processes

1-5th June, Aalto ARTS Department of Design,  Helsinki, Finland                   Prof Jack Whalen, Aalto University Prof. Gilbert Cockton, Northumbria University, UK Prof. Sampsa Hyysalo, Aalto University The last few years have seen an erosion in confidence towards normative human centred…

PhD position in Science and Technology Studies at Linköping University

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD position in Science and Technology Studies at Linköping University. You will work under the supervision of Professor Steve Woolgar, as a part of the Department of Thematic Studies (Technology and Social Change)…

CfP: Aesthetics, Ethics and Biopolitics of the Posthuman

The research project “Posthuman Aesthetics” invites proposals for its first conference “Aesthetics, Ethics and Biopolitics of the Posthuman”, 10 – 11 December 2015, at Aarhus University, Denmark. Conference website: Deadline for abstract submission: June 15,  2015