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Registration EASST-4S 2024 conference

Published On: May 24 2024

Deadline: May 31, 2024


The early bird registration for EASST-4S 2024 is open for just another week! If you are planning to attend, register by May 31 to get this rate. Everyone who wishes to attend the conference should register online.
We strongly advise all active participants, meaning everyone with accepted content, to register as soon as possible, as registration is now open to all. We only have limited place...

Call for Proposals for Special Issues: STHV

Published On: Mar 7 2024

Deadline: Jun 21, 2024

The editorial group of Science, Technology, & Human Values announces the journal’s 2024 Call for Proposals for Special Issues. Interested scholars should submit a proposal by 21 June 2024. In August 2024, the editors of ST&HV will choose one Special Issue proposal to proceed. The editors may also select and invite other proposals to proceed as shorter Thematic Collections if suitable...

Seeking Nominations for ASA Anti-Racism Awards

Published On: Mar 2 2024

Deadline: Mar 15, 2024

The 4S community is invited to submit nominations for two prizes from the American Sociological Association (ASA) recognizing antiracism scholarship and practice it the intersection of science, knowledge, technology, and society.

Support for the integrity of Argentina’s science system (ISC)

Published On: Mar 1 2024

In an letter to the network of authorities of research institutions in Argentina (RAICyT), the ISC expresses its concern regarding the future of Argentina’s science system. The ISC offers its assistance in working with local and regional communities to develop a robust science sector which contributes to Argentina’s social, environmental and economic success.

Call for Assistant Editors | 4S Backchannels (Global North Team)

Published On: Dec 25 2023

4S Backchannels: Call for Assistant Editors

4S Backchannels is welcoming applications from early-career scholars to join our growing Editorial Team.

4S Backchannels is an integral part of the Society of the Social Studies of Science (4S) organization and community. Our Global North and Global South teams provide a timely outlet for short-format, media-rich, and editor-reviewed schol...

Adele E. Clarke Dies at 78; Leader in Sociology and Women’s Health

Published On: Jan 29 2024

Dr. Adele E. Clarke, an internationally known sociologist and women’s health scholar, died on January 19, 2024 in San Francisco. She was 78.

Catalyst Call for Cover Art

Published On: Jan 18 2024

Deadline: Feb 15, 2024

We are pleased to announce a Call for Cover Art for an upcoming Spring 2024 issue of Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience. We invite artists from diverse backgrounds to submit their original artwork that embodies the theme of the journal special section titled: “Autoimmunities in the Wake of Covid-19.” The cover art of our journal serves as a visual representation of the theme as ...

Catalyst Call for Applications - Co-Editors and Associate Editors

Published On: Dec 15 2023

The Editorial Board of Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience invites applications for the following positions for a term of three years: Co-Editor of Peer Review; Co-Editor of Design, Production, Social Media; Associate Editor of Special Sections; Associate Editor of Design and Social Media.

Call for Abstracts EASST-4S 2024

Published On: Dec 4 2023

Deadline: Feb 12, 2024

The Call for Abstracts for the EASST-4S 2024 conference in Amsterdam is now open. We welcome contributions to both Traditional Open Panels and Combined Format Open Panels, as well as Making & Doing contributions, stand-alone Workshops, Roundtables, Closed Panels and Meet-Ups.

Editor-in-Chief of Social Studies of Science - Call for Interest

Published On: Nov 20 2023

Deadline: May 1, 2024

The journal Social Studies of Science (SSS) is inviting expressions of interest for the position of Editor-in-Chief. The aim is to have a new Editor-in-Chief (EiC) in place by September of 2024, to serve initially in collaboration with the current EiC, Sergio Sismondo, with the transition to be completed by September 2025.

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