Registration Open: 4th Cascadia Seminar In Medical Anthropology at WWU

4th CASCADIA SEMINAR IN MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Ethnographic Adventures in Medical Anthropology April 21-23, 2017 Western Washington University Bellingham, WA, USA Register Here: The Cascadia Seminar is an experiment in creating a new kind of intellectual space for medical anthropology in the “Cascadia” region (i.e., the US Pacific Northwest and British Columbia). The Cascadia Seminar is … Read More

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Tarragona event: Round table “Politics of Publishing”, Thursday, June 13, at 18.30h, Aula Magna

Dear colleagues, In times of increased competition for job positions the pressure to publish or perish is building up. Where to publish is often a dilemma: how do scholars, especially those without a permanent academic position, resolve the paradox between the job market increasingly driven by various indexes and a less capitalistic understanding of intellectual … Read More

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Big Picture, Small Things: 4S Annual Meeting Open Session

Please submit to the following open session for the 2013 4S Annual Meeting: Big Picture, Small Things The “big picture” is becoming an important framework for how scientists look at microbiological processes. Increasingly, in turn, social scientists are studying the growing significance of this perspective. Epigenetics, metagenomics, microbial ecology, systems biology, reproductive toxicology, metabolomics and … Read More