STS Lab

STS Lab : a brief overview

The Science and Technology Studies laboratory (STSLab) is a research unit within the Institute of Social Sciences (ISS). The main objectives of the STSLab are to:

  • Provide a forum for discussion and intellectual exchanges for young and senior researchers working with different     theoretical and empirical approaches;
  • Promote teamwork and knowledge sharing to foster the development of new research projects;
  • Promote scientific collaborations and networking at the national and international levels;
  • Increase the scientific visibility of the STS field in Switzerland.

Historical note

The STSLab was created on January 1st, 2016 to reflect the significant development of STS research and teaching within the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (SSP) for over 20 years. Such a development tallies with the expansion of this interdisciplinary field at a European and international level, and with the gradual integration of STS into many areas of study, especially in the social sciences. The STSLab brings together colleagues at the UNIL and other institutions who work within the STS field and share scientific skills and collaborative networks at the local, national, and international levels.

Contact

STS Lab Unit Director

Dominique Vinck
Géopolis - desk 5137 Tél.: +41 (0)21 692 32 14
Mail: Dominique.Vinck@unil.ch

Secretariat

Joëlle de Magalhaes
Géopolis - desk 5510 Tél.: +41 (0)21 692 31 80
Mail: secretariatstslab@unil.ch

Website

Editorial manager

Dominique Vinck
Géopolis - desk 5137 Tél.: +41 (0)21 692 32 14
Mail: Dominique.Vinck@unil.ch

Joelle de Magalhaes
Géopolis - desk 5510 Tél.: +41 (0)21 692 31 80
Mail: secretariatstslab@unil.ch

SSP Link

 

Géopolis  -  CH-1015 Lausanne
Switzerland
Tel. +41 21 692 31 80