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PhD candidate Responsible Research and Innovation (CLOSED)

opened: 2019-11-06 closed: 2019-12-05

A study on the implementation of Responsible Research and Innovation and its effects. In the past years, we have witnessed an increasing attention for Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) concepts that aim to better align research and innovation practices with societal needs. The actors playing a role here are not only businesses and institutes...

Behnam Taebi appointed as new Scientific Director

TU Delft Safety & Security Institute

Per 1 September 2019 Behnam Taebi succeeds Pieter van Gelder, who in the past five years has led the institute in strengthening its research position in the broad field of safety and security.     Dr. Behnam Taebi is Associate Professor in ethics of technology at the faculty of TPM. He studied Material Science and...

Responsibility arrangements in resilience policy for climate adaptation (CLOSED)

Two PhD positions

opened: 2019-07-10 closed: 2019-09-18

The Ethics/Philosophy of Technology Section of Delft University of Technology offers two positions for PhD candidates as part of the research project ‘Responsibility arrangements in resilience policy for climate adaptation’. The complete vacancy text can be found at Academic Transfer. The project is supported by an NWO Vidi Grant and will be conducted by...

Lecturer in Ethics of Technology (CLOSED)

2 year teaching position

opened: 2019-07-29 closed: 2019-09-16

The Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management contributes to sustainable solutions for technical challenges in society by combining the insights from engineering with the humanities and the social sciences. The Department of Values, Technology and Innovation (VTI) focuses on the value dimension of comprehensive engineering, the overarching research theme of the Faculty of Technology,...

Questions and Challenges of Human Research Ethics

Dutch STEM Research Ethics Committees

On Monday 15th April 2019 the first workshop for members of the university research ethics committees that review Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics related human research (i.e. research involving human subjects or participants) will take place. Besides medical ethics committees and ethics committees for social and behavioural sciences, Dutch universities have also recognised...

PhD Defence Designing for Darkness: Urban Nighttime Lighting and Environmental Values January 21st 2019

4TU.Ethics colleagues are cordially invited to Taylor Stone’s PhD Defence. On 21st January he will present and defend his dissertation “Designing for Darkness: Urban Nighttime Lighting and Environmental Values.” Following the defence there will be a reception and a panel discussion with some of the committee on “Re-imagining the City at Night.” Please note that both the...

3 PhD students positions: Design for Changing Values: energy systems, artificial intelligence and design strategies (CLOSED)

opened: 2018-10-09 closed: 2018-11-12

Delft University of Technology offers three positions for PhD students working as part of a new €2.5 million European Research Council (ERC) grant funded project ‘Design for Changing Values: a theory of value change in sociotechnical systems’. The entire Advanced ERC funded project consists of 3 PhD positions and 2 postdoc positions and will...

Lecturer in Philosophy of Technology (2 year teaching position) (CLOSED)

opened: 2018-04-30 closed: 2018-05-22

Lecturer in Philosophy of Technology (2 year teaching position), with a focus on critical thinking and methodology for engineers, TU Delft   Faculty/department Technology, Policy and Management Level PhD degree Maximum employment 38 hours per week (1,0 FTE) Duration of contract 2 years Salary scale Min € 2.588,- max € 4.757,- per month gross   Technology, Policy and Management  The...

Postdoc: Responsible Collection and Analysis of Personal Data for Justice and Security (CLOSED)

opened: 2018-02-16 closed: 2018-03-19

Postdoc: Responsible Collection and Analysis of Personal Data for Justice and Security   Faculty/department Technology, Policy and Management Level PhD degree Maximum employment 32 hours per week (0,8 FTE) Duration of contract 23 months Salary scale: maximum 4084 euros per month gross (scale 10) depending on (work) experience   Technology, Policy and Management    The Faculty of Technology, Policy...

Inaugural address Neelke Doorn

On 16 November 2018, Neelke Doorn will deliver her inaugural address upon accepting the chair “Ethics of Water Engineering” at Delft University of Technology. The ceremony starts at 15:00hr in the Aula of the TU Delft. All 4TU.Ethics members are cordially invited to attend the ceremony....

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