June 2018

A final spring semester talk and summer upcoming

In this last month of the spring semester 2018, ETHOS Lab is hosting a exciting talk by Orit Halpern on June 11, as well as a workshop on June 12.

Like most of ITU, ETHOS Lab will take a summer slumber throughout July and return with more talks, workshops and events next semester.

All the best,



Teaching: publicETHOS #28 by Orit Halpern

Orit Halpern will be giving a public talk on Monday June 11 entitled "Resilient Speculation" about how the term "resilience" has come to be a dominant epistemology and practice in environmental management, urban development, and finance.

When: Monday 11 June, 13:00
Where: ITU, Aud. 4

Read an abstract and more about Orit Halpern here.



PhD opportunities digest

There is an opening for a Ph.D student in Technology and Social Change at Linköping University. The position is connected to the research programme 'ValueS'– “Science, technology and valuation practices”, and the specific research topic and empirical domains studied will be determined in collaboration with the PhD candidate. Read more about the position here. Deadline for application is Friday 22 June.

The Department of Science and Technology Studies at University of Vienna's Social Sciences faculty is looking for a University Assistant (or so-called "Pre-Doc") for a 4-year term of employment. The successful candidate can expect to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 12-18 months. Read more by searching for "University Assistant (prae doc)
at the Department of Science and Technology Studies" on academicpositions.dk. The deadline for application is Thursday 14 June.



Get involved!

ETHOS Lab is always looking for new volunteers and community members. Anyone from students (both BSc and MSc), researchers, alumni and industry is welcome to get involved with the lab. You can read about the different ways of affiliating with the lab here.

If you have questions about becoming involved with ETHOS Lab in the many ways we offer, you are welcome to email Lab Manager Simy Kaur Gahoonia and learn more.


Other News

• Did you know that you can check out availability and activities in the lab by requesting to see ethos@itu.dk in your outlook calendar view? Otherwise, we also try to create an overview here.

•  Academic sparring | If you are interested in joining the TiP-Salon for academic readings and diuscussions, the meet-up is every Wednesday in 3A08 @ 12-13:00. Please contact Baki Cakici bakc@itu.dk to be added to the mailing-list for details or to suggest content.

• Videos from former publicETHOS events 

• Opening hours are Tuesday and Thursday at 12.30-16:00 in 3A30