Impressions from #stsdiaspora panel @easst2018

Here are some impressions from our panel “Colliding theories, cultures, and futures. STS view(s) beyond the horizon. Or: STS diaspora” at the EASST 2018 conference “Meetings – Making Science,…


STS TURKEY 2018 Conference Information

Thank you for your interest in STS TURKEY 2018 Science and Technology Studies for Society Conference. We had more than 40 submissions from 20 different universities and research institutions. We…


STS Concepts and Terms Dictionary in Turkish

We happily announce that we are currently up and doing a STS Concepts and Terms Dictionary (English-Turkish). In order to make it as participatory as possible, we created a Google Group called "STS…


STS TURKEY 2018 Conference 10.-11.09.2018

STS TURKEY 2018 Conference will take place at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, on 10-11 September 2018; jointly organized by METU Science and Technology Policy Studies and METU…


CfP: Science and Technology on the Silk Road: Past and Present Practices, Future Perspectives in Turkey

CfP: Science and Technology on the Silk Road: Past and Present Practices, Future Perspectives in Turkey Deadline: January 15, 2018 Turkologentag 2018: 3rd European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman &…


Methodology Lab: Grounded Theory Methodology and computer-assisted analysis with ATLAS.ti

From January 2018, Dr. Melike Şahinol (Orient-Institut Istanbul) is organizing a methodology lab in which current research projects can be presented and discussed. In particular, it deals with the…


STS TURKEY meets DASTS: Report

Report on the visit to Aalborg University, Techno-Anthropology Lab (TANT-lab) and Center for Medical Science and Technology, Copenhagen University: In the course of the founding of STS TURKEY, the…


Information about the STS TURKEY founding meeting

STS TURKEY’s founding meeting was held on 3–4 October 2017 in Istanbul, hosted by the Orient-Institute Istanbul, Turkey. The goal of the meeting was, first, to introduce scholars who are interested…


Interview with Prof. Sheila Jasanoff (Harvard STS)

Talking about the establishment of STS TURKEY. An Interview with Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Harvard Kennedy School.


Human Enchancement Lectures

The Human Enhancement Lectures are part of the lecture series Designing Nature, Upgrading Human Life? How Medicine, Science and Technology Do Transform our Lives at the Orient-Institut Istanbul.