In this episode, Aadita Chaudhury speaks to Ulrike Felt. Dr. Felt is a Professor and Head of the Department of Science and Technology Studies at the University of Vienna. She also leads the research platform Responsible Research and Innovation in Academic Practice and is the current president of the European Association for the Study of Science & Technology (EASST). In this episode, she speaks about her journey from theoretical physics into the world of STS and shares her thoughts on the future of the field and the possible challenges that lie ahead. She is on Twitter at @Ulrike_Felt.
Technoscience is a new initiative supported by the Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S) to share the exciting work being done in science and technology studies (or STS) with wider audiences who are curious about the field. In this podcast series you will hear interviews with STS scholars about a range of issues, including what the field means to them, some of its big debates, and what its future might yet be. Technoscience is produced by Laura Foster and Timothy Neale, with support from Aadita Chaudhury, Konstantin Georgiev, Teresa Hoard-Jackson, Duygu Kasdogan, Alison Kenner, and Juan Francisco Salazar. Music by Young Fellaz Brass Band (instagram: @youngfellazbrassband).