Postdoctoral Researcher at Goethe University Frankfurt

The Research Training Group “Fixing Futures: Technologies of Anticipation in Contemporary Societies” in the Department of Social Sciences at Goethe University Frankfurt is offering to fill the position of a Postdoctoral Researcher. Building on recent scholarship in science and technology studies (STS), the Research Training Group “Fixing Futures” investigates how contemporary societies accommodate future developments ... Postdoctoral Researcher at Goethe University Frankfurt

Purdue University: Assistant Professor of Sociology with a Specialization in Sociology of Science/Technology

The Department of Sociology at Purdue University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Sociology of Science/Technology. Specific research interests are open, including the implications of science and technology regarding one or more of the following: public policy; human and civil rights; privacy and security; surveillance; regulation of scientific/technological products ... Purdue University: Assistant Professor of Sociology with a Specialization in Sociology of Science/Technology

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Leiden University: PhD candidate in Social Studies of Science with a focus on research evaluation

Over the past decade, debate has intensified on how research is being funded, practiced, and evaluated. Some of the most visible initiatives include the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), The Leiden Manifesto for research metrics and The Metric Tide, which have all critically reflected on the role of metrics in evaluation frameworks. As ... Leiden University: PhD candidate in Social Studies of Science with a focus on research evaluation

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Call For Interest at Politecnico di Milano

The School of Management of the Milan Polytechnic invites expressions of interest for one Post-doc position in the area of Sociology of Science & Technology. The position is for one Full-time Postdoc for 1 year, renewable for 2 additional years. Tenure track opportunities are envisaged afterwards. The Postdoc will conduct research full-time at the intersection ... Call For Interest at Politecnico di Milano

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13th WICaNeM conference 2018 on Chain and Network Management, Call for papers

Call for papers for the 13th WICaNeM conference 2018 on Chain and Network Management in Ancona, Italy | July 2 – 4, 2018 Special Track on Responsible Innovation in Chains and Networks Deadline for Abstracts 25-01-18 Given the importance of the emerging field of responsible innovation in the chains and networks, this call for papers ... 13th WICaNeM conference 2018 on Chain and Network Management, Call for papers

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Bruno Latour in FGB

Bruno Latour in Milan and the connected Call for Comments in this site (pagina del 19 Gennaio 2004) On 27 October 2003 we opened the Call for Comments entitled “No Innovation without Representation (A Parliament of things for the new Technical Democracies)“. Conducted by the sociologist Massimiano Bucchi, it was connected with the invitation extended ... Bruno Latour in FGB