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  • Professor Brian Bloomfield

    The sociology of science and technology. Issues of power and knowledge in relation to the development and use of information technology. Problems of order/disorder and technology. Technology, time and narrative. The modernisation of public services. ... Read more»
  • Professor Monika Buscher

    Professor Monika Buscher

    My research explores the digital dimension of contemporary ?mobile lives' with a particular focus on:  everyday practices, especially distributed collaboration, collective intelligence, digital urbanismrelational, affirmative ethics, IT ethics, informational mobilities and informational self-determi... Read more»
  • Professor Mary Hamilton

    Professor Mary Hamilton

    I am based in the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning within the Department of Educational Research and am an Associate Director of the Lancaster Literacy Research Centre which is a partner in the National Research and Development Centre for Adult Literacy and Numeracy (NRDC). I am also a member... Read more»
  • Professor Maureen McNeil

    Professor Maureen McNeil

    My background: I am a Canadian researcher and teacher who has worked in Canada , the USA , with a short stint in Berlin , but mainly in the UK (Leicester University, Institute of Education, London; Manchester University; Birmingham University and since 1996 at Lancaster University). I am sustained b... Read more»
  • Professor Maggie Mort

    Professor Maggie Mort

    I am currently the Coordinator of an EC Horizon 2020 project, CUIDAR: Cultures of Disaster Resilience among children and young people and I have increasing interest in disaster studies. My research interests are drawn from the Sociology of Science, Technology & Medicine and include technological... Read more»
  • Professor Greg Myers

    Professor Greg Myers

    My best-known work focused on the social context of written academic texts, especially in science, treating such issues as politeness, cohesion, narrative structure, commonplaces, and illustration, drawing on frameworks from the sociology of scientific knowledge. More recent work has studied express... Read more»
  • Professor Celia Roberts

    Professor Celia Roberts

    My research centres on the body, health, reproduction, sexuality and aging. My latest book, entitled 'Puberty in Crisis: a bio-psycho-social account', for Cambridge University Press is available from September 2015 (http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/sociology/sociology-gender/puberty-cri... Read more»
  • Professor Elizabeth Shove

    Professor Elizabeth Shove

    See my personal web page for recent publications and details of past and present projects.   I came to Lancaster in 1995 as deputy director of the Centre for the Study of Environmental Change and was director of the Centre for Science Studies for a couple of years before joining the Sociology Depart... Read more»
  • Dr Vicky Singleton

    Dr Vicky Singleton

    Key Words Materiality, practices, technoscience, feminist theory, health, medicine, care, farming, policy, gender constitution and enactment, standardization and generalisation, science and technology studies, (after) actor-network theory.   General Research Activities I trained and worked as a Regi... Read more»
  • Dr Richard Tutton

    Dr Richard Tutton

      My research is at the intersection of the sociology of health and illness and the social studies of science. My current work centres on three areas: 1. Expectations, imaginaries and futures in contemporary biomedicine and biotechnology. In the last five years I have been working on what I call the... Read more»
  • Professor Theodore Vurdubakis

    Professor Theodore Vurdubakis

    Theo Vurdubakis is Professor of Organisation and Technology. A graduate of Athens University he completed his MSc and PhD at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) where he taught for fifteen years. His research interests include the role of technologies in social o... Read more»
  • Dr Claire Waterton

    Dr Claire Waterton

    Research interests I am interested in the theory and methodological practices of Science and Technology Studies (STS) and in working with these to understand all sorts of contemporary environmental issues and problems. My approach is to understand 'environmental problems' as particular kinds of orde... Read more»
  • Professor Brian Wynne

    Professor Brian Wynne

    Technology and risk assessment Public risk perceptions Public understanding of science, focusing on the relations between expert and lay knowledge and policy decision-making ... Read more»

  • Jonathan Beacham

    Jonathan Beacham

    I completed my first degree in Sociology at the University of Leeds before coming to Lancaster. I finished my MA in Sociological Research in September 2014, with a dissertation focusing on the lived experience of time. My doctoral research explores the politics of 'alternative' food in a context of ... Read more»
  • Mette Furbo

    Mette Furbo

  • Ali Hanbury

    Ali Hanbury

    I have worked with young people for over 13 years in a variety of community settings.  As a professional youth worker & community worker, activist and feminist I am keen to explore the roles and affects of, for example, gender relations, sexual orientation/sexualities, and various 'sexing practi... Read more»
  • Niklas Hartmann

    Niklas Hartmann

    I deploy the theoretical resources of science and technology studies (STS) to think through issues that are usually addressed by political ecologists, ecological theorists and the conservation community. Particularly, I am interested in the making of contemporary professional and academic environmen... Read more»
  • Dr Lara Houston

    Dr Lara Houston

  • Oscar Javier Maldonado Castañeda

    Oscar Javier Maldonado Castañeda

    I am a sociologist, my research area is science and technology studies. I am interesed in the relations between technoscience, expertise and policymaking. I think one of the most interesting fields to trace such complexities in contemporary societies is health and biomedical science. Currently, my w... Read more»
  • Joann Wilkinson

    Joann Wilkinson

    My research interests include gender, health, medicine, reproduction and reproductive technologies. ... Read more»

  • Professor Brian Bloomfield

    The sociology of science and technology. Issues of power and knowledge in relation to the development and use of information technology. Problems of order/disorder and technology. Technology, time and narrative. The modernisation of public services. ... Read more»
  • Professor Monika Buscher

    Professor Monika Buscher

    My research explores the digital dimension of contemporary ?mobile lives' with a particular focus on:  everyday practices, especially distributed collaboration, collective intelligence, digital urbanismrelational, affirmative ethics, IT ethics, informational mobilities and informational self-determi... Read more»
  • Professor Mary Hamilton

    Professor Mary Hamilton

    I am based in the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning within the Department of Educational Research and am an Associate Director of the Lancaster Literacy Research Centre which is a partner in the National Research and Development Centre for Adult Literacy and Numeracy (NRDC). I am also a member... Read more»
  • Professor Maureen McNeil

    Professor Maureen McNeil

    My background: I am a Canadian researcher and teacher who has worked in Canada , the USA , with a short stint in Berlin , but mainly in the UK (Leicester University, Institute of Education, London; Manchester University; Birmingham University and since 1996 at Lancaster University). I am sustained b... Read more»
  • Professor Maggie Mort

    Professor Maggie Mort

    I am currently the Coordinator of an EC Horizon 2020 project, CUIDAR: Cultures of Disaster Resilience among children and young people and I have increasing interest in disaster studies. My research interests are drawn from the Sociology of Science, Technology & Medicine and include technological... Read more»
  • Professor Greg Myers

    Professor Greg Myers

    My best-known work focused on the social context of written academic texts, especially in science, treating such issues as politeness, cohesion, narrative structure, commonplaces, and illustration, drawing on frameworks from the sociology of scientific knowledge. More recent work has studied express... Read more»
  • Professor Celia Roberts

    Professor Celia Roberts

    My research centres on the body, health, reproduction, sexuality and aging. My latest book, entitled 'Puberty in Crisis: a bio-psycho-social account', for Cambridge University Press is available from September 2015 (http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/sociology/sociology-gender/puberty-cri... Read more»
  • Professor Elizabeth Shove

    Professor Elizabeth Shove

    See my personal web page for recent publications and details of past and present projects.   I came to Lancaster in 1995 as deputy director of the Centre for the Study of Environmental Change and was director of the Centre for Science Studies for a couple of years before joining the Sociology Depart... Read more»
  • Dr Vicky Singleton

    Dr Vicky Singleton

    Key Words Materiality, practices, technoscience, feminist theory, health, medicine, care, farming, policy, gender constitution and enactment, standardization and generalisation, science and technology studies, (after) actor-network theory.   General Research Activities I trained and worked as a Regi... Read more»
  • Dr Richard Tutton

    Dr Richard Tutton

      My research is at the intersection of the sociology of health and illness and the social studies of science. My current work centres on three areas: 1. Expectations, imaginaries and futures in contemporary biomedicine and biotechnology. In the last five years I have been working on what I call the... Read more»
  • Professor Theodore Vurdubakis

    Professor Theodore Vurdubakis

    Theo Vurdubakis is Professor of Organisation and Technology. A graduate of Athens University he completed his MSc and PhD at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) where he taught for fifteen years. His research interests include the role of technologies in social o... Read more»
  • Dr Claire Waterton

    Dr Claire Waterton

    Research interests I am interested in the theory and methodological practices of Science and Technology Studies (STS) and in working with these to understand all sorts of contemporary environmental issues and problems. My approach is to understand 'environmental problems' as particular kinds of orde... Read more»
  • Professor Brian Wynne

    Professor Brian Wynne

    Technology and risk assessment Public risk perceptions Public understanding of science, focusing on the relations between expert and lay knowledge and policy decision-making ... Read more»
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