research group for the ethnographic inquiry into ecologies, infrastructures, bodies and knowledges

New Time Slot during Summer Term 2019

Dear lab, during the summer term (8.4.-12.7.) our weekly meetings will take place on Mondays from 4-6 pm. Location remains the same – Room 107a on the 1st floor at the Institute for European Ethnology (Mohrenstraße 41).

Lab Schedule for the winter term 18/19

We are looking forward to a winter of reading: ourselves and significant others. Texts are likely to be circulated in advance – often into smaller subgroups in order to avoid circulation of ‘work in progress’ into large email lists. If you are interested…

Help the Lab – Find the Acronym

While we are happy with the new lab name Laboratory: Anthropology of Environment|Human Relations, we do not have an acronym yet. LAEHR is not it. Submit your suggestion and win a bottle of bubbly if we pick your suggestion! joerg.niewoehner@hu-berlin.de  

Renaming the lab

Dear Friends of the STS Lab at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, as you can see, our Lab has renamed itself. It is now the ‘Laboratory: Anthropology of Environment|Human Relations’. We continue to be committed to science and technology studies and to ethnographic theorising through…

Lab Schedule: Summer Semester 2018

You are invited to join our weekly lab sessions which take place on Mondays from 10:15 to 11:45 AM at the Institute for European Ethnology (room 107a). We will kick off the semester on April 23rd and will meet on a regular basis…

‘Seeing like a city’ – in Houston, TX

The master’s program student research project “Seeing like a city” with Jörg Niewoehner visited Rice University in Houston, TX, the week of March 19 to present and discuss their findings on neurourbanism, stress and urban planning to undergraduate students at Brown College. A…

Lab Schedule: Summer Semester 2017

You are invited to join our weekly lab sessions which take place on Tuesdays from 10:15 to 11:45 AM at the Institute for European Ethnology. We kicked off this summer semester on May 16 and will meet on a regular basis until the…