Laufende Abschlussarbeiten

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Dissertationen (Betreuerin: Ulrike Felt)


AKYÜZ, Kaya: Genopolitics: The Dynamics in Trying to Make a New Research Field

BAYER, Florian: Indicators and metrics in the Social Sciences and Humanities: A case study on neoliberal transformations within an Austrian university

BOMM, Laura: Rethinking plastics: Citizen’s perception and sense making of plastics in contemporary Austrian society

EN, Boka: Means for changing the world? Queer_feminist academics, activists, and knowing/acting

FALKENBERG, Ruth: Relevant Research?! How researchers negotiate relevance to socio-environmental challenges within their epistemic living spaces

FRANTZ, Florentine: Living with the Ideals of Good Scientific Practice: Necessary Fictions, Distributed Responsibility and Reflexive Care in Contemporary Life Sciences

GAHBAUER, Susanne: Visual (Re)presentations of 'trans*' persons during hormonal treatment: doing and undoing the category of 'trans*' in biomedicine (and beyond)

JUST, Paul: Parkinson's disease put on trial: governing regenerative medicine

MOBACH, Kamiel: What is European about the ‘European Organization for Nuclear Research’?: The Iterative Enactments of Self and Other Through Infrastructures

OECHSNER, Susanne: Imagining future users. Local practices of co-producing Ambient Assisted Living technologies, embodied users and a well-aging society

PAPADAKI ANASTASOPOULOUS, Artemis: (Re)assembling single-use plastics on different scales: In the EU, Greece and the Municipality of Sikinos

PICHELSTORFER, Anna: Experts in the making - practices of performing and attributing expertise in biomedical debates in Austria

POSPISIL, Bettina: Voice recognition systems in private households: The user behaviour of the Austrian citizens between technology-hype and security-concerns

RAE, Robin: How some inches matter: (re-)negotiating subjectivities and wheel size in mountain biking <abstract>

SCHUH, Daniela: Re-framing citizenship in bioconstitutional futures. The case of transnational surrogacy in France and Germany

SCHERIAU, Michaela: How does (bio)ethics transform epistemological and medical practices? The role of expert associations in governing futures of human reproduction

SEPEHR, Pouya: Seeing and Knowing the City like an Algorithm

SIMUKOVIC, Elena: Of hopes, villains and Trojan horses - Open Access academic publishing and its battlefields

STERRER, Stefanie: Doing and Valuing Research at Universities of Applied Sciences

TRAUTTMANSDORFF-WEINSBERG, Paul: European (Technological) Borders of the Future? The Digital Imperative in European Border Management

ULMER, Vera: Authorship Practices in the Making. On (E)Valuations, Responsibility and Care in Academic Publishing 





ACKERL, Clemens: Manifestation(s) of expectation(s)? How Aspern's 'pilot' Smart Factory manifests and materializes expectations of the 'contested future of production' and the 'contested future of the working society' (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

BAI, Henan: The Politics and Economics of Do-It-Yourself Biology Movement: A Case Study of Open Biolab Graz (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

BÜHLER, Timo: Scripting time. Habit tracking apps and the moralities of technologically mediated practices (Supervisor: U. Felt)

CHANG, Tzu-Min: 3D Food Printing: Novel Food Technology Configured by Developers (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

DIAZ LAMOTHE, Ana Raquel: Now and then: Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and the changing migration process of Latin American students moving to Vienna (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

EN, Boka: <3? Relationship Ideologies in Social Research (Supervisor: U. Felt)

ENGELHART, Jasmin: Of Forms and Minced Lard: Making drugs safe between regulatory practice and public space (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

GUSENBAUER, Kathrin Helga: Sophia - Citizen, Public Speaker, and Humanoid Robot. Envisaging human-machine relations (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

HENNEBACH, Marilen: Relating Art and Science: Arts-Based Research Practice and Education (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

HLAVAC, Mario: Fighting for Closure. The Rose-Sheldrake Controversy (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

HURME, Milla Emilia: Whose Goods, Whose Science? A Case Study of Narratives in Austrian Stem Cell Research (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

JENKINS, Barry: Put to Sleep: The Construction of Consent in Canine Euthanasia (Supervisor: U. Felt)

KOZMINA, Anastasiia: Envision Blockchain Technology within Digital Governance: The case of Ukraine (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

KRONBERGER, Sofie: Law & Order: Machine Learning. Encountering Evidence within the Fields of Law Enforcement and Machine Learning (Supervisor: K. Mayer) 

MAZORRA SANDOVAL, Angela Liseth: Passive Houses, Passive Householders? How end-users of Passive Houses in Vienna experience the new standard in their domestic lives. (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

MORT, Harrie: How does Bristol City Council imagine Bristol(ians) as a 'sustainable' sociotechnical system? (Supervisor: U. Felt)

MYKHAILYSHYNA, Mariana: Imaginaries about Participants of the Public Engagement with Science Events and their Inscription in the Event´s Organisation (Supervisor: U. Felt)

NOWAK, Veronia: Spacesuits for Mars. The Austrian Space Forum and its spacesuit Program. (Supervisor: N. Witjes)

OCHIA, Oana: Do Cemeteries Have a Future? Sustainability, Obduracy and Urban Sociotechnical Change in the Viennese Central Cemetery (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

PANTELIADIS, Anastasios: Translating Innovation: Innovation as a differentiating and coordinating concept for/of practices within the Austiran Institute of Technolgy (AIT) (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

PETRUTIU, Andra Sonia: Postcolonial Science Studies and the Anthropocene: Lessons to be Learned for Climate Modelling in India and Beyond (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

PRENDL, Angela: Research at Home? Social Scientists and their Understanding and Use of the Internet as a Site of Research (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

REDING, Steve: From Institutional Change Management to Epistemic Change in the Humanities? The Case of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna (Supervisor: L. Sigl)

RIPPL, Melanie: Tracing the Connection between Nature and Technology. A Case Study on the User Experience of Hormonal Contraceptive Technology and Menstruation (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

SCHMIDT, Hugh: The Good Scientist? How evangelical biologists construct the relationship between faith and science (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

SCHNEIDER, Walter: How are science communication formats in schools perceived by families of different social groups? (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

SIDIROPOULOS, Viktor: Models of Social Innovation in Practice: Focusing on the Promotion of Social Impact and the Fostering of Social Entrepreneurship in Impact Hub Vienna (Supervisor: L. Sigl)

STACK, Shauna: Regimes of (problematized) valuation? (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

STUBNA, Phillip: Students' Perception of the City of Vienna, through the Use of the Subway Network: A Case Study of Students Living in Dormitories in Seestadt (Supervisor: E. Aarden)

TAXENBACHER, Magdalena: "Governing Trolls". The sociotechnical imaginaries of the internet in the face of governing disinformation (Supervisor: N. Klimburg-Witjes)

TOPCU, Ilknur: Visualization of Future in Nano Fiction. Futuristic Imaginaries and Co-construction of Science and Society Relation in Blockbuster Movies (Supervisor: U. Felt)

WIERINGA, Cyntha: Can Computers be Non-Binary? Tracing the role of gender in visual computing projects at VRVis Vienna (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

WOLKENSTEIN, Maresa Barbara: Does a conception of public influence how science journalists do their work? An ethnographic study of how science content is produced in Austrian daily newspapers. (Supervisor: M. Fochler)

ZINGERLE, Simon: Producing Compliant Publics: The performative display of public participation in an informational film by the German Federal Office for the Safety of Nuclear Waste Management (Supervisor: U. Felt)