CITP Roundtable Series:CITP Luncheon Series
David Ribes – Research Infrastructure:
Then & Now
Open to CITP affiliates only
Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Location: 306 Sherrerd Hall
Food and discussion begin at 12:30pm. Open to CITP affiliates only.
David Ribes is a Visiting Fellow at CITP and assistant professor in the Communication, Culture and Technology (CCT) Program at Georgetown University. He is a sociologist of science who focuses on the development and sustainability of research infrastructures (i.e., networked information technologies for the support of interdisciplinary science); their relation to long-term changes in the conduct of science; and, epistemic transformations in objects of research. David’s training is in Sociology, and Science and Technology Studies (STS). His methods are ethnographic, archival and comparative. Please see his webpage for more.