Nicholas Surber

Doctoral Student, Technology Management and Economics

Nicholas Surber is a Doctoral Student at the Division of Science, Technology and Society, attached to the Mistra Environmental Nanosafety project. In particular, his aim is to place nanosafety in time and space, bridging the gap between environment, regulations, and society towards Sweden and the EU. This work will both inform and evaluate the debates on nanomaterials in natural science, environmental public health, sociology of risk and analyse sustainability concerns throughout the life cycle from nanoscience to nanotechnology.
​TEK 226: Technology and Society (MTS) (SP2)
FTME 003: Writing for the Humanities and Social Sciences (HT20-VT21 only) [coordinator]
Mistra Environmental Nanosafety Phase II
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​"Legitimacy and time in technoscientific capitalism." Presented with Karl Palmås at the 2021 Nordic STS conference: STS and the future as a matter of collective concern.
Part of the panel: Accounting, valuing and financing futures: held 20 May 2021.

"Sculpting Responsibility? Historicising Nanoscience and Technology Development in Attendant Research and Innovation Ethics Practices"
Presented with Karl Palmås (STS) and Rickard Arvidsson (ESA) at the 2020 4S Annual Meeting: Locating and Timing Matters: Significance and agency of STS in emerging worlds.
Part of the open panel: Reexamining Narratives within Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI); held on 18 August 2020.

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