73591326 Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 5*5447

Bakgrunn og aktiviteter

 

Research interests

Present research activities comprise the whole range of economic, social and cultural aspects connected to socio-technological innovation, with a focus on the diffusion and implementation of new products and services and the acquisition, embedding and use of these innovations in everyday life. Additional interests include selected topics from the sociology and philosophy of science, e.g. theory and practice of inter-/transdisciplinary collaboration.

Education:

  • 2011  Professorship in Science and Technology Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • 2000 Dr. phil. (Sociology), University of Frankfurt
  • 1996 Master in Sociology (major), Political Sciences and German Language and Literature (minors), University of Frankfurt

Experience:

  • since 2009 Leader of the social scientific activities within the Norwegian Research Centre on Zero Emission Buildings (work package 4: "Use, operation and implementation of zero emission buildings")
  • 2009-2010 Leader of the social scientific activities within the interdisciplinary project "Towards zero carbon settlements" financed by RENERGI, Research Council of Norway
  • 2009 Leader of the project "Paradoxes of Design" financed by FRIMUF, Research Council of Norway
  • since 2011 Professor in Science and Technology Studies, Dep. of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, NTNU
  • 2007-2011 Associate professor, Dep. of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, NTNU
  • 2003-2007 Post.doc and research scientist, SmartBuild project, financed by the Research Council of Norway
  • 2001-2003 EMTEL II scholar (research and training network funded by the 5th RTD Framework Programme of the EU),  Dep. of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, NTNU
  • 1999-2000 Internet and Intranet coordinator, GTZ, Eschborn
  • 1999-2000 Lecturer, Technical University Darmstadt
  • 1996-1999 PhD student and scientific assistant, Institute of Social Research (IfS), Frankfurt
  • 1995-1996 Research assistant, Dep. for Sociology, University of Frankfurt

Vitenskapelig, faglig og kunstnerisk arbeid

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Tidsskriftspublikasjoner

Bøker

  • Gansmo, Helen Jøsok; Berker, Thomas; Jørgensen, Finn Arne. (2011) Norske hytter i endring. Om bærekraft og behag. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2011. ISBN 9788251927901.
  • Aschehoug, Øyvind; Sørensen, Knut Holtan; Hestnes, Anne Grete; Novakovic, Vojislav; Matusiak, Barbara; Ryghaug, Marianne; Aune, Margrethe; Berker, Thomas; Stene, Jørn; Bye, Robert. (2007) Smarte energieffektive bygninger. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2007. ISBN 978-82-519-2237-1.
  • Baukrowitz, Andrea; Berker, Thomas; Boes, Andreas; Pfeiffer, Sabine; Schmiede, Rudi; Will, Mascha. (2006) Informatisierung der Arbeit - Gesellschaft im Umbruch. 2006. ISBN 3-89404-547-7.
  • Berker, Thomas; Hartman, Maren; Punie, Yves; Ward, Katie. (2005) Domestication of media and technology. Open University Press. 2005. ISBN 0335217699.

Postadresse

Institutt for tverrfaglige kulturstudier Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet 7491 Trondheim Norge