Lancaster Postgraduate Science & Technology Studies (STS) conference
Call for Papers: deadline extension to Wednesday January 27th. See below for details!
We invite students interested in Science and Technology Studies (STS) and Feminist Technoscience to join the 6th postgraduate conference for Science and Technology Studies held at Lancaster University.
Building on the success of the previous years, we invite PhD and MA students to present their work, receive and give feedback, and learn about the variety of STS research that is carried out in the North West of England. The conference will continue to provide a supportive and engaging interdisciplinary atmosphere for the development of STS work-in-progress.
Presentations will be held on Tuesday the 22nd of March and Wednesday 23rd of March with a keynote lecture on the 21st of March to open the conference.
Come and learn more about the kinds of STS work happening within the North West, and become part of a community of STS researchers. Learn from the feedback given to presenters by faculty and student
SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS
The deadline for abstract submissions (max. 300 words) has been extended to 27th January 2016.
Use this link for submission of abstract: http://goo.gl/forms/bZ7NZXeL6R
Accepted speakers are asked to prepare a paper prior to the conference which will be read by one member of faculty and one student rapporteur. As peer reviewing is an important academic skill, speakers are also asked to give feedback on another student’s paper. Feedback on the paper will be given after the presentation. The paper must not be more than 5,000 words. The deadline for the paper is Monday 29th Feb 2016.
OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
Registration will open on 1st February 2016.
Early bird rate £15 available until 29th February 2016 (£20 thereafter).
Registration deadline is 14th March 2016.
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