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2017 SHI book prize for “CyberGenetics. Health genetics and new media”

Congratulations to Anna Harris, Susan Kelly and Sally Wyatt on winning the 2017 SHI book prize for their fascinating book CyberGenetics. Health genetics and new media (Routledge 2016). The award is given each year by the Medical Sociology group of the British Sociological Association for the book that makes “the most significant contribution tot he […]

WTMC Writeshop (formerly known as Dissertation Day), November 23rd, 2017

Restaurant Claar, Voor Clarenburg 7, Utrecht   On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017, WTMC will again organize a Writeshop, formerly known as Dissertation Day. The Writeshop is meant for WTMC members who are in the final phase of their PhD.   This is your chance, not only to receive comprehensive comments on your own work, but […]

Zuijderwijk, J. MSc.

Formative effects of new incentives and metrics at the level of biomedical research groups Centre for Science and Technology Studies,  Leiden University, j.b.zuijderwijk@cwts.leidenuniv.nl Supervisor: Prof. Paul Wouters and Dr. Sarah de Rijcke Background J. Zuijderwijk holds a cum laude masters degree from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) in both Cultural & Social Anthropology (MSc, 2014) and Philosophy […]

Gregory, K., MSLIS, MA

Data Retrieval Practice: Seeking and Evaluating Research Data Data Archiving and Networked Services,  KNAW, kathleen.gregory@dans.knaw.nl Supervisor: Prof. Sally Wyatt and Dr. Andrea Scharnhorst Background Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience Regis University, Denver, Colorado Masters of Arts, Education University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado Master of Science, Library and Information Science Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania I have been professionally active […]

Heerings, M., MSc.

Participatory quality improvement incomplex care relationships in long term care: balancing self-management and frailty Instituut Beleid en Management Gezondheidszorg,  Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, heerings@bmg.eur.nl Supervisor: Prof. R. Bal Background I obtained a BSc. and MSc. in Psychology, and a MSc. in Medical Anthropology and Sociology at the University of Amsterdam. Furthermore I participated in several courses on Philosophy […]

Dorst, H. MSc.

Governing for sustainable urban transformation – enabling the realisation and upscaling of Nature-Based Solutions in urban environments Innovation Studies, Faculty of Geosciences,  Utrecht University, h.m.dorst@uu.nl Supervisor: Prof. Rob Raven Background  I studied Urban Planning and Human Geography at the University of Amsterdam, followed by a research master Urban Studies at the same university. As part of […]

Waes, A. van, Ir.

Beyond experimentation: institutionalization of urban living labs Innovation Studies, Faculty of Geosciences,  Utrecht University, a.h.m.vanwaes@uu.nl Supervisor: Prof. Rob Raven Background Information on Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree, MA-thesis et cetera Arnoud van Waes has a background in Mechanical Engineering (bachelor) and Innovation Sciences (master). He graduated at Eindhoven University of Technology with a thesis about shale gas […]