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Dayana Ariffin anthropology and indigenous peoples,science in the Philippines,taxonomy of race,colonial science  s1164818@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jim Baker Fire safety in buildings,Sociology of fire safety  University e-mail: s1363854@sms.ed.ac.uk Personal e-mail: jimbaker999@btinternet.com
Geoffrey Banda Research Fellow Innovation,International development,Science,Regenerative Medicine,Business Models,Financing Innovation,Pharmaceutical Production 2.03 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
Geoffrey.Banda@ed.ac.uk
Justyna Bandola-Gill Policy construction,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Policy learning,Knowledge production,Evidence & experts in policy,Research impact,Science policy,Knowledge mobilisation,Politics of knowledge,Knowledge brokers,Scientific advice,Impact agenda,Knowledge in policy  Justyna.Bandola-Gill@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sara Bea  S.Bea@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dominic Berry Research Fellow History of science,technology and engineering,Philosophy of science,Synthetic biology,Science and technology studies,History of theories about heredity,Plant breeding,History and philosophy of biology,Agriculture,Agricultural science G1 Chisholm House
Dominic.J.Berry@ed.ac.uk
David Bloor Emeritus Professor  Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 4256
D.Bloor@ed.ac.uk
Ronan Bolton Lecturer Climate change and energy policy,energy policy and politics,Technology and society,sociology of markets,Sustainability S1 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6366
Ronan.Bolton@ed.ac.uk
Ann Bruce Associate Director Research (KE & Impact), lecturer Environment,Participation,Sustainability,Risk,agriculture and food security,interdisciplinarity,GM,animal genetics,Knowledge exchange,animal biosciences,Values 2.01 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6364
a.bruce@ed.ac.uk
Jane Calvert Reader in Science, Technology and Innovation Studies Science and technology studies,Sociology of Science,Philosophy of biology,Science policy,Engineering studies,Synthetic biology,Systems biology,Interdisciplinary collaborations  High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 9126
Jane.Calvert@ed.ac.uk
Gian Marco Campagnolo Lecturer & Programme Director; Alan Turing Fellow Valuation Studies,Social Data Science,Sociology of Images,Sociology of Business Knowledge,social studies of markets,Social Studies of ICT Attic Office Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 2843
g.campagnolo@ed.ac.uk
Géraldine Debard Science, Technology & Innovation Studies (STIS) Administrator G.43 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6384
geraldine.debard@ed.ac.uk
Diana Carolina Velasco Malaver National system of innovation,Systems of Innovation,Policing  447827414244
s1059497@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Lawrence Dritsas Lecturer; Deputy Director of the Undergraduate School (Teaching, Learning and Assessment) Science & technology studies,History of science,Colonial/imperial history,Decolonisation,global histories of science technology and medicine,Scottish history,Missionary Encounter Top floor A.4 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 4011
L.Dritsas@ed.ac.uk
Sergio Orozco-Echeverri Philosophy of science,History of science,Sociology of Knowledge,The Scientific Revolution,Early Modern Science and Philosophy,Science and Religion,Laws of nature  +44 (0) 7986820897
s1504702@sms.ed.ac.uk
Emma Frow Honorary Fellow Science & technology studies,Sociology of Science,Engineering studies,synthetic biology,expertise and interdisciplinarity,Values,Representation in scientific practice  Chisholm House
High School Yards
emma.frow@ed.ac.uk
Miguel Garcia-Sancho Chancellor's Fellow / Lecturer History of science,science and technology studies,science communication,genomics,biotechnology,bioinformatics,animal genetics,biology and agriculture Room 2.03 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 6506393
miguel.gsancho [at] ed.ac (dot) uk
Evi Giannatou Socio-legal Study,Open Content Licensing,Digital Copyright,Creative Industries  E.Giannatou@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Iain Gillespie Innogen Visiting Professor  Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
Leah Gilman Reproduction and assisted conception,Sociology of the family and kinship,Altruism and donation,Sex & Gender,Gift discourses,Medical sociology,Bodies and identity,Research ethics  l.i.gilman@sms.ed.ac.uk
Owais Golra Interactive Learning and Innovation,Dynamic Capability,Absorptive Capacity,technological capabilities,Global Value Chains,Knowledge System,Knowledge exchange,innovation systems and theory,theory of firm learning,industrial clustering and proximity  +44(0)7563557556
S1256783@sms.ed.ac.uk
Nathan Gove  nathan.gove@ed.ac.uk
Javier Guerrero-C The war on drugs,Technology and society,Outlaw Innovation,Narcosubmarines,Security  j.guerrero@sms.ed.ac.uk
Gill Haddow Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow Patient experiences,Cyborgs,Sociology of health and illness,Medical sociology,Qualitative Research Methods,embodiment,new scientific and medical technologies,public engagement G.32 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0) 131 650 2389
gill.haddow@ed.ac.uk
Barbara Haward History of Occupational Health,Emergence of Health and Safety at work 1840 - 1930,Workers compensation,Workplace disease,Medical sociology  s1267932@ed.ac.uk
Catherine Heeney Research Fellow, Making Genomic Medicine Research Ethics,Science and technology,genomics 2.08 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
01316506388
Catherine.Heeney@ed.ac.uk
John Henry Director Science Studies History of western thought,sociology of scientific knowledge,History of science,science and religion  Chisholm House
High School Yards
John.Henry@ed.ac.uk
Eva Maria Hoffmann  +44 (0) 131 651 3207
s1062184@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Farah Huzair governance,Innovation,Policy,Life Sciences 2.08 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6386
Farah.Huzair@ed.ac.uk
David S. Ingram Honorary Professor/Honorary Professorial Fellow, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies.  Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
d.s.ingram@ed.ac.uk
Bill Jenkins History of science,Pre-Darwinian evolutionary theories,Science and religion in 19th-century Britain,History of the plurality of worlds debate  writetobillj@yahoo.co.uk
No Photo Thokozani Kamwendo My research interests are the formation of disciplines and claims to scientificity. I am also interested in questions about rationality and the dynamics of scientific explanation.  S.T.Kamwendo@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Michael Kattirtzi sociology of scientific knowledge,Public participation,Behavioural Economics  M.Kattirtzi[AT]sms.ed.ac.uk
Christine Knight Visiting Research Fellow food,nutrition,national identity  Christine.Knight@ed.ac.uk
Rhodri Leng Scientometrics,Sociology of Scientific Knowledge,Philosophy of Science,Citation Network Analysis,Social Network Analysis,Research Bias,Citation Bias,Public Health Policy,Science-based Policy,History of Medical Science,Public Policy  +447958146337
s1567359@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Mareike Lührs Energy Systems,Energy policy,Decentralisation  s1461031@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jade Yee Lim  J.y.lim@sms.ed.ac.uk
James Lowe Research Fellow genomics,History of science,History of biological sciences,variation,Translation,biotechnology,Philosophy of science,philosophy of biology 2.07 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 6502 842
James.Lowe@ed.ac.uk
Catherine Lyall Professor of Science and Public Policy; Head of Science, Technology & Innovation Studies Policy issues related to the governance of science, technology, innovation,The promotion and management of interdisciplinary research,Research evaluation and the assessment of research impact G.39 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 2452
c.lyall@ed.ac.uk
Valentina Marcheselli ethnography,Sociology of Knowledge,astrobiology  V.Marcheselli[at]sms.ed.ac.uk
Fadhila Mazanderani Chancellor's Fellow Social movements,Patient experiences,Public health,Health policy,Sociology of Knowledge,Medical sociology,Social media and internet technologies,Chronic illness,Care ethics 1.01A Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
f.mazanderani@ed.ac.uk
Koichi Mikami Research Fellow - Making Genomic Medicine Sociology of Science,Biomedicine and politics,governance,qualitative research 2.08 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44(0)131 650 6365
K.Mikami@ed.ac.uk
James Mittra Deputy Director (Research), Graduate School of Social and Political Science; Deputy Director of the Innogen Institute; Senior Lecturer in Science, Technology and Innovation Studies Innovation,translational medicine,agrobiotechnology,Pharmaceuticals,risk governance,regulation,stratified medicine,genomics,Regenerative Medicine,Value,Public-private partnerships,collaboration,interdiciplinarity Room G.33 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 2453
James.Mittra@ed.ac.uk
Eileen Mothersole Secretary G.43 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6398
E.Mothersole@ed.ac.uk
Tair Mukhamadiyev National innovation systems,World Trade Organization,Transition Economies  s1055791@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hung The Nguyen Information Infrastructure Studies,Digital Copyright Exchange,Social consequences of technological change  S1268632@sms.ed.ac.uk
Natalia Nino Science and technology,Standars and Classification,Medical Anthropology  s1100389@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Meritxell Ramirez-i-Olle Sociology of Knowledge,sociology of scientific knowledge,Paleoclimatology,trust,scepticism,Research methods,Politics of climate change science  m.ramirez-olle@sms.ed.ac.uk
George Papamichail  g.papamichail@sms.ed.ac.uk
Giuditta Parolini Research fellow History of science and technology,biomedicine,statistics,bioinformatics,oral history 2.07 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 6502449
Giuditta.Parolini@ed.ac.uk
Sarah Parry Senior Lecturer Attic Room A.2 Chisholm House
High School Yards
++44 (0)131 650 4262
sarah.parry@ed.ac.uk
Pattamaporn Prachomrat National system of innovation  s0975678@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mason Robbins Conflict Resolution in Divided Societies,Politics of Football,IR and Middle East,Diplomacy,Big Data Analytics,Ranking Systems,Football and IT Companies,Microsoft,Deloitte,Real Madrid,Spanish Football,Sports Management  +44 (0)745 025 5096
m.robbins-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Eugenia Rodrigues Senior Research Fellow environment,monitoring,surveillance,new technologies,new social media,public engagement,citizen science 2.01 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 651 4751
Eugenia.Rodrigues@ed.ac.uk
Abel Villa Science and technology studies,agriculture,Global Value Chains,technological capabilities,innovation networks,organic agriculture,Cooperation and Value creation,Small-scales farmers  07983139345
s1254422@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Karina E Romo Medrano M  K.E.Romo-Medrano-Mora@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alvaro Saez Evidence & experts in policy,Sociology of (scientific) Knowledge,Disasters,Social theory,Green politics/cities,Quantitative Methods,Systems and Complexity Theory,Science in the Law  s1268040@sms.ed.ac.uk
Pablo Schyfter Lecturer; Director of Science and Technology in Society MSc. Sociology of knowledge,Science and technology studies,Gender,Feminist Theory,Engineering studies,Phenomenology A2 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 4262
p.schyfter@ed.ac.uk
Deborah Scott Research Fellow governance of emerging science and technology;,Science and technology studies,synthetic biology,Science policy,knowledge politics,international law G.01 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44(0)131 650 6345
Deborah.Scott@ed.ac.uk
Antti Silvast Research Fellow - European Energy Policy and Markets Energy & Infrastructure,Climate change and energy policy,European Union,Risk and vulnerability,Social Studies of Finance,Everyday Life,Sociological Theory B.1 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44(0)131 650 3427
antti.silvast@ed.ac.uk
Graham Spinardi Ove Arup/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Integrating Technical and Social Aspects of Fire Safety,  Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6394
G.Spinardi@ed.ac.uk
Klaus Staubermann Honorary Fellow / Principal Curator of Technology National Museums Scotland 
+44 (0) 131 247 4357
k.staubermann@nms.ac.uk
James Stewart Research Fellow and Lecturer Technology and society,Media and society,Political Economy of Market Microstructure,Policy issues related to the governance of science,technology,innovation,Work & Labour,Social media and internet technologies,Space,place and the city,Social network analysis,Open Content Licensing,Computer models and simulations for policy,Social Shaping of Internet and Society,Digital Work,digital culture,digital research,Digital games and social inclusion,Innovation in elderly care,EU Policy,crowdsourcing,ICTs and development,,telecoms policy and innovation,Innovation,Open Data,Domestic Technology,the family,Mobile communications,Social Inclusion,ICTs in Social and Employment Policy,Digital Divide,participatory design,digital evidence 2:02 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6392
J.K.Stewart@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Paul Stollard  v1pstoll@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Steve Sturdy Professor of the Sociology of Medical Knowledge; Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator in Medical Humanities History of science and medicine,Medical sociology,sociology of scientific knowledge,genomics 2.05 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 651 4741
S.Sturdy@ed.ac.uk
Hyojung Sun digital culture,Internet research,copyright issues  H.Sun-8@sms.ed.ac.uk
Erika Szymanski Research Fellow synthetic biology,yeast,science communication,rhetoric,wine,Interdisciplinary collaboration G.01 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 4258
Erika.Szymanski@ed.ac.uk
Joyce Tait Director, Innogen Institute Innovation-governance-stakeholder interactions in life science and related areas: cell therapies and regenerative medicine,synthetic biology,GM technologies,drug development,stratified medicine,and biofuels.Innovation-governance-stakeholder interactions in life science and related areas: cell therapies and regenerative medicine,and biofuels.,Strategic and management decision making in companies and public bodies; policy analysis; risk assessment and regulation; stakeholder attitudes; science and risk communication; evaluation and application of interdisciplinary research; sustainable development.Strategic and management decision making in companies and public bodies; policy analysis; risk assessment and regulation; stakeholder attitudes; science and risk communication; evaluation and application of interdisciplinary research; sustainable development. G.36 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 9174
joyce.tait@ed.ac.uk
Daniel Thorpe environmental politics,aerospace science and technologies,technopolitics,ethnography,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Sociology of Science & Technology,postcolonial science and technology studies,Situational analysis  D.Thorpe@ed.ac.uk
Vasilis Tsiatouras Soviet Mathematics,Economic Anthropology,Economic Sociology,Organizational Studies,Sociocybernetics  V.Tsiatouras-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sara Valencia Clinical Trials,Clinical regulation,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Knowledge managment,Latin America,Shared Knowledge,Vaccines  s1260565@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anne Valentine Research Administrator G.35 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 2388
A.Valentine@ed.ac.uk
Niki Vermeulen Lecturer in history/sociology of science; Wellcome Research Fellow Science & technology studies,History of science and medicine,Social Organisation of Knowledge,Science policy,Innovation,Life Sciences Attic - Room A1 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44(0)131 650 6396
Niki.Vermeulen@ed.ac.uk
Matjaz Vidmar Innovation,Innovation theory,Sectoral Systems of Innovation,Systems of Innovation,Science and technology,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Anthropology of Knowledge,Institutional knowledge production and practices,Knowledge managment,Entrepreneurship,Business Incubation,Space,aerospace science and technologies,Policy  +44 (0)131 668 8461
m.vidmar@sms.ed.ac.uk
Faye Wade Career Development Fellow (Energy and Society) Climate change and energy policy,Heat,Domestic energy,Building professionals,Technology and society B1 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6399
Faye.Wade@ed.ac.uk
Michel Wahome Technology and society,Innovation,Kenya,sustainable development  m.n.l.wahome@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Xiaona Wang Intellectual History of Science,History of science and medicine,The Scientific Revolution,Science and religion  s1357591@sms.ed.ac.uk
Andrew Watkins Postdoctoral Research Fellow Science,technology and development,National innovation systems,Global Health Policy,Regional development,Entrepreneurship and regional development,Regulation and innovation,Inclusive innovation,Institutional capacity building,Entrepreneurial finance,Intermediaries and knowledge exchange 2.07 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
Andrew.Watkins@ed.ac.uk
Alison Wheatley donor insemination,gamete donation,denmark,gender,Masculinities  A.L.Wheatley@sms.ed.ac.uk
Valeri Wiegel Technology and Innovation Studies,Biography of Artefact,Social Shaping of Technology,Social Learning,Information Infrastructures  v.wiegel@ed.ac.uk
David Wield Visiting Professor, University of Edinburgh; Professor of Innovation and Development at the Open University; Co-Director, Innogen Institute biotechnology,agriculture,Food Security,Policy,regulation,governance,development,innovation,health,Pharmaceuticals,Africa,capacity building,GM,India,interdisciplinarity,Research methods,Innovation in health care life sciences,development and global health,public-private collaboration in genomics and biotechnology 2.07 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6385
david.wield@ed.ac.uk
Robin Williams Director, Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation Studies; Research Adviser, and Postgraduate Research Adviser, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies Subject Group Room 2.09 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 650 6387
Robin.Williams@ed.ac.uk
Mark Winskel Chancellor's Research Fellow on Energy Innovation sociology of energy innovation,expertise and interdisciplinarity,sociotechnical system change,energy policy and politics,research-policy exchange,energy organisations and institutions,innovation systems F3 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 651 4086
Mark.Winskel@ed.ac.uk
Mark T. O. Wong Research Assistant Big data,Social network analysis,Digital Sociology,Data Science,History of science and technology,Social Data Science,social media,bioinformatics,Social Policy,API,digital age,Bibliometric,Digital Social Research 2.07 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
0131 650 4256
Tsun.On.Wong@ed.ac.uk
Chris Mellingwood Communication theories,sociology of scientific knowledge,public understanding of science,narrative and metaphor,Engineering studies,Science and technology studies,Biotechnologies  c.r.mellingwood[at]sms.ed.ac.uk
Steven Yearley Professor of the Sociology of Scientific Knowledge Environment,citizen science,Justice and environment,Environmental Sociology,Sociology of knowledge and science,Sustainability,Sociology of Climate Change 2.06 Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
+44 (0)131 651 4747
steve.yearley@ed.ac.uk
Chihwei Yeh Science policy,Sociology of science,Representation of science,Social aspect of big science and basic research,CERN,Science communication  +44 (0) 131 651 4274
s1347642@sms.ed.ac.uk
Peter Zeniewski Chancellor's Fellow, Energy and Society energy security,energy politics,Energy policy,EU Energy Policy,natural gas F3 Chisholm House
High School Yards
+44 (0) 131 651 7112
Peter.Zeniewski@ed.ac.uk
Giorgos Zoukas Sociology of Scientific Knowledge,Science Communication,Internet Studies  G.Zoukas[AT]sms.ed.ac.uk