Munich Center for Technology in Society

Das Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS) ist ein Integrative Research Center der Technischen Universität München. Als eines der bedeutendsten Zentren für Wissenschafts- und Technikforschung in Deutschland zielt es darauf ab, die vielfältigen Wechselwirkungen von Wissenschaft, Technologie und Gesellschaft zu verstehen und zu gestalten. Weiterlesen...


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TUM Ambassadors @ MCTS

TUM chose two of recent MCTS visiting scholars and grant them the honorary title “TUM Ambassadors" : Professors Sarah de Rijcke and Iris Eisenberger MCTS Faculty & Staff congratulate cordially! [mehr]

RESET Student won DAAD award

We are proud to announce that one of our students has won the DAAD award. Mr Alonge has proved himself by achieving great results in the programme "Responsibility in Science, Engineering and Technnology (M.A. RESET)". Furthermore, he stands out by being involved in the United Nations as a volunteer worker and as the German representative for the organisation "CameroonOne", that[mehr]

Teambuilding Weekend for New MCTS Students

As every year, the MCTS organized a teambuilding weekend for the new STS and RESET Master’s students. This year, the event was held in Kochel am See from November 9th-11th and included a range of teambuilding activities as well as excursions to the Franz Marc Museum and the Open-Air Museum Glentleiten. The diverse group of 32 students from 13 countries and 22 different undergraduate disciplines ca[mehr]

Neues Verbundprojekt untersucht die Funktionsweise von Prototypen

Prototypen: Start eines neuen BMBF-Verbundprojektes unter der Mitarbeit des Lehrstuhls für Wissenschaftssoziologie der Technischen Universität München. [mehr]

Welcome to the MCTS: Visiting Professor Sarah Rachael Davies

Visiting Professor Sarah Rachael Davies will be staying with us from November to December 2018. Her most recent publications include the books Science Communication: Culture, Identity and Citizenship (2016, with Maja Horst) and Hackerspaces (2017). Her background is in the theory and practice of science communication, public engagement and deliberation on science, and the governance of new and eme[mehr]