The aim of the Centre for Science Studies is to do:

  • Research in the fields of history and philosophy of science and technology, science and society, and science communication
  • Undergraduate and post-graduate teaching across research areas
  • Research-based development of education and communication activities


2015.08.18 | Centre for Science Education

Professor/associate professor in science studies

CSS announces open permanent position in science studies

Olaf Pedersen became sidely known in public as part of the expert panel of the popular TV quiz show, Ask Aarhus (Spørg Århus). The picture shows from left to right: Søren Sørensen, Robert Bech, Jens Kruuse, H.P. Clausen, Kjeld Ladefoged, Olaf Pedersen, Knud Hannestad and Tina Wilhelmsen.

2015.07.23 | Centre for Science Studies

50th anniversary for Centre for Science Studies

The Department for the History of the Eaxct Sciences were established 50 years ago

2015.06.23 | Grant

Samuel Schindler receives DFF Sapere Aude Starting Grant

Samuel Schindler receives one of only 20 DFF Sapere Aude Starting Grants this year. The project "Intuitions in Science and Philosophy" will run for four years and will employ two postdocs and a PhD student.

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Upcoming talks

Wed 14 Oct
14:15-15:45 | 1532-314
CSS colloquium: Mikkel Willum Johansen
What mathematicians do - investigating the mathematical practice with empirical methods
Wed 28 Oct
14:15-15:45 | 1532-314
CSS colloquium: Sunayana Maiti, University of Calcutta
The Call of Reconstruction: Development of Scientific and Industrial Research in India around the Second World War
Wed 11 Nov
14:15-15:45 | 1532-214
CSS colloquium: Eran Tal, University of Cambridge
The Shifting Economies of Measurement Uncertainty
Thu 19 Nov
14:00-19:00 | Auditorium D1 and the Steno Museum
Science studies' 50th anniversary
We celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Department for the History of the Exact Sciences (now Centre for Science Studies)
Wed 31 Dec
23:00-22:05 |
CSS colloquium: Jacob Busch
Wed 02 Dec
14:15-15:45 |
CSS colloquium: Deepak Kumar, Jawaharlal Nehru University
S&T and the Development Discourse

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