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STS storms Dana Centre

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Synthetic Biology: Machine or Life?

STS students and staff led a full-house meeting at the DANA Centre in South Kensington last week as part of a public engagement project, "Synthetic Biology: Machine or Life?". This was organised by STS students.

Departure: Dr Jane Gregory

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STS is sad to announce the departure of Dr Jane Gregory, Reader in Science and Technology Studies, effective in October. We wish her the very best of luck in future endeavours.

Vacancy: Lecturer in History & Philosophy of Medicine

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UCL's Department of Science and Technology Studies seeks to appoint a full time Lecturer in History and Philosophy of Medicine.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 10th January 2012. It is hoped the successful candidate will join us from September 1st 2012.

For further information please click here

To view the UCL job advertisement, HR information and apply online click here

STS Website: www.ucl.ac.uk/sts

Bright Club sparkles with STS

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The Bright Club "Humanities" gig in October was another sell-out crowd. It featured brilliant performances from TWO of our tutors: Dr Simon Lock and Dr Brendan Clarke. These two were backed up by an enormous showing of support from STS students and staff. 

New Book: Successful Science Communication

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We are pleased to announce the publication of Successful Science Communication by Cambridge University Press. The book, edited by David Bennett and Richard Jennings features a chapter by STS's Dr Simon Lock 'Deficits and dialogues: science communication and the public understanding of science in the UK'.

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