The Department of Science and Technology Studies, UCL is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

At UCL, the academic mission is paramount. Our ambition is to achieve the highest standards in our teaching and research.

Join us for BSc, MSc, and PhD study.

Staff books include:

Cain 2004 Exploring the Borderlands

STS seminars, meetings, etc

This page brings together the many research-led activities underway in the department.

What's on?

  • view our calendar of upcoming events (link)

Community activities

  • STS research seminars (link)
  • STS conferences and workshops (link)
  • STS reading groups (link)
  • STS publications (link)
  • STS staff websites (link)
  • STS Observatory blog (link)
  • STS Occasional Papers series (link)

Academic journals

STS is home to a world-class academic journal:

  • British Journal for the History of Science
    Agar, Jon (editor)

STS staff also serve on editorial boards for many other journals. 

Page last modified on 19 oct 13 09:55 by Joe Cain

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