MCTS Visiting Professor Iris Eisenberger

Welcome to the MCTS' Visiting Professor Iris Eisenberger, who will be staying with us from November 20th through January 2018. Iris Eisenberger is a Professor of Law and has been Head of the Institute of Law at BOKU University since January 2016. She was faculty member at Vienna University's Law Faculty in the Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law, and has been visiting profe[more]

Professorship „Philosophy of Science and Technology“

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of Associate Professor or Full Professor in »Philosophy of Science and Technology« to begin in summer semester 2018. The position is a tenured W3 position. The professorship belongs to the TUM School of Governance (GOV) and will be affiliated with the Inte-grative Research Center (IRC) Munich Center for technolog[more]

MCTS Visiting Fellow Nona Schulte-Römer

In the week of October 23, the Innovation, Society & Public Policy (ISPP) group is hosting Nona Schulte-Römer. Nona is a postdoc at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) in Leipzig, where her new research focus is on the politics of Sustainable Chemistry. Previously, she worked in the research group “Cultural Sources of Newness” at the Berlin Social Science Centre (WZB). In her[more]

MCTS Visiting Professor Stephen Hilgartner

Welcome to the MCTS' Visiting Professor Stephen Hilgartner, who will be staying with us from Sep 25th−Nov 21st, 2017. Stephen Hilgartner is professor and former chair of the Department of Science and Technology Studies at Cornell University. In his research, he studies the social dimensions and politics of contemporary and emerging science and technology, especially in the life sciences. His[more]

New Workshops for Doctoral Students

In the winter semester 2017/18, the Integrative Graduate Center at MCTS will again be offering several doctoral workshops. In these workshops doctoral students practice and develop important academic and scholarly skills, examine issues regarding applied research, and reflect on academic work with respect to political, economic and public media-related aspects. Please click here for the new prog[more]