M.A. Svenja Breuer

Doctoral Candidate

Science and Technology Policy

Svenja Breuer is research associate and doctoral candidate at the Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS) at the Technical University Munich (TUM). Since 2020, she is part of the Science and Technology Policy research group and the bidt Research Project Responsible Robotics and AI in Healthcare. Her PhD research focuses on imaginaries of robotics and AI, in both public policy and technology development practice.

Previously, she completed her Bachelor’s in Management of Social Innovation at the University of Applied Sciences Munich and her Master’s in Science and Technology Studies at TUM. During her Master’s, she worked at the Friedrich Schiedel Endowed Chair in Sociology of Science as part of the DFG Research Group “Practicing Evidence – Evidencing Practice“.

  • Immersion Project: Gene Editing in Media Discourse (WS 2020/2021)
  • Herausforderungen der Biomedizin (SS 2021)
  • Immersion Project: Responsible Robotics & AI (WS 2021/2022)
  • Society of Social Studies of Science (4S)