Science and Democracy Network

The Science and Democracy Network (SDN) was established in 2002 to enhance the quality and significance of scholarship in science and technology studies (STS) by training young professionals and by forging links between STS and related fields of study and practice. The SDN sponsors an annual meeting whose primary goal is to strengthen and deepen…

Society for the Social Studies of Science

The Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S) is the leading academic society for Science and Technology Studies (STS). As an active member, I attend their annual meeting, where I often host sessions about building a community within STS around science, technology, and security issues research. This is a primary venue for sharing my…

Harvard

At Harvard, I am an Associate Researcher in the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and work closely with the Program on Science, Technology, and Society. I teach courses on science and security, and help build the visibility of Science and Technology Studies (STS) within the university.

MIT Program on Emerging Technology

I am a Research Affiliate of the Program on Emerging Technology at MIT. This program, run by Ken Oye, focuses on governance questions around emerging technology, with a strong current interest in synthetic biology. While there, I am conducting research both with and on the Program: assessing how the synthetic biology community constructs and governs security…