Recent Posts by Erik van der Vleuten

CfP ICON: History of Technology & Crisis (deadline soon: 31 March 2021)

(Reminder) Call for papers: ICOHTEC’s peer-reviewed journal, ICON: http://www.icohtec.org/icon/, is collecting papers for a special issue (to be published in July 2021) on history of technology for an age of crisis. The deadline is upcoming: Paper manuscripts need to be received at manuscriptmanager.net/icon by 31 March.   ICON, the bi-annual journal of ICOHTEC, publishes papers covering all…
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Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position: historical perspectives on sustainability transitions (Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Application deadline: 31 March 2021)

Eindhoven University of Technology's School of Innovation Sciences is now hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor to research and teach long-term, historical perspectives on sustainability transitions, e.g. socio-technical energy transitions and/or mobility transitions. Candidates preferably have an affinity with the history of technology & socio-technical change and the booming field of sustainability transition studies. Deadline for…
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New publication from the ToE research network Technologies, Environment and Resources

  New publication from the ToE research network  Technologies, Environment and Resources: Anna Åberg and Frank Veraart (eds.), ‘Creating, Capturing and Circulating Commodities: The technology and politics of material resource flows, from the 19th century to the present’. Special section of The Extractive Industries and Society Vol.7. nr.1 (2020): 1-67. Frank Veraart, Anna Åberg, Hanna…
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CfP ICOHTEC 2020 annual conference: A History of Technology for an Age of Crisis (Eindhoven NL, 13 – 18 July 2020. Deadline 22 February, 2020)

The International Committee for the History of Technology’s 47th Symposium "A History of Technology for an Age of Crisis" will be held in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, 13 – 18 July 2020. The conference includes a summer school. Extended Deadline for session, paper and poster proposals: Sunday, 22 February 2020 Conference Call for Papers Conference website
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Workshop reports: “Resources, Infrastructures and the Anthropocene: global North-South dialogues” (Lisbon, 18-20 September 2019)

On 18-20 September, the Tensions of Europe research network on Technology, Environment and Resources organized the workshop "Resources, Infrastructures and the Anthropocene: Dialogues between the Global-North and the Global-South". The workshop was hosted and funded by the Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, the GREASE project, and the EURES project. More…
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Now published: How History Matters for the Governance of Sociotechnical Transitions (EIST special issue)

How History Matters for the Governance of Sociotechnical Transitions Special issue of Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions (Volume 32 pp. 1-168, September 2019) Edited by Stathis Arapostathis, Peter J.G. Pearson This special issue connects the history of technology and sustainability transitions literatures. You'll find a number of Tensions participants amongst the authors. A few papers…
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