Jobs (Phds and Postdocs): Technosciences, Materiality, & Digital Cultures (University of Vienna; Deadline: 1 April 2020)

The Department of Science and Technology Studies at the University of Vienna is currently recruiting for one post-doc (6 years) and one pre-doc (4 year PhD) position.

These posts will join the research group of Prof Sarah Davies, which focuses on Technosciences, Materiality, and Digital Culture. The university is looking for scholars whose research explores interactions between technoscience and digitisation in public spaces, cultures, and digital environments.

Relevant interests may include, but are not limited to:

•             Online consumption, production, and negotiation of scientific knowledge and information by public actors; •             Digital science communication, activism, or public engagement; •             Public activism and engagement around data practices; •             Public perceptions of data practices or the digital.

Full details of the posts and the the application process are available at the links above. Questions about the positions should be directed to me at the email address sarah.davies@univie.ac.at. Applications should be submitted by 1 April 2020.