- Postdoctoral Researcher at the Chair for Science & Technology Policy
Studies in sociology and political science at the University of Vienna and the Université Catholique de Louvain. 2009-2015 university assistant, researcher and lecturer at the Department of Science and Technology Studies of the University of Vienna. Research stays at the Science and Technology Studies Program, UC Davis and the Centre de Sociologie de l'Innovation, Mines ParisTech. Since May 2016 postdoc at the MCTS, TU München.
• Knowledge practices in and governance of the life sciences
• Body politics, embodiments, and subjectivities in knowledge societies
• Practices of biomedical research, treatment, and health promotion
Felt, U., Felder, K., & Penkler, M. (2017). How Differences Matter: Tracing Diversity Practices in Obesity Treatment and Health Promotion. Sociology of Health & Illness, 39(1), 127-142. doi:10.1111/1467-9566.12446
Felt, U., Felder, K., & Penkler, M. (2016). How Differences Matter. Tracing Diversity Practices in Obesity Treatment and Health Promotion. Sociology of Health & Illness, online first. doi: 10.1111/1467-9566.12446
Penkler, M. (2016). On Gaining and Losing. Performances of Bodies and Selves in Bodyweight Narratives. Dissertation, University of Vienna, Vienna.
Felder, K., Felt, U., & Penkler, M. (2016). Caring for Evidence. Research and Care in an Obesity Outpatient Clinic. Medical Anthropology, 35(5), doi: 10.1080/01459740.2015.1101100
Penkler, M., Felder, K., & Felt, U. (2015). Diagnostic Narratives: Creating Visions of Austrian Society in Print Media Accounts of Obesity. Science Communication, 37(3), 314-339. doi: 10.1177/1075547015575791
Felt, U., Felder, K., Öhler, T., & Penkler, M. (2014). Timescapes of Obesity: Coming to Terms with a Complex Socio-Medical Phenomenon. Health:, 18(6), 646-664. doi: 10.1177/1363459314530736
Penkler, M. (2008). Genealogie von Netzwerkkonzepten [Genealogy of Network Concepts]. Master thesis, University of Vienna, Vienna.