Chair holder 2019-2020

Karin Knorr Cetina

On Thursday, October 24, 2019, at 4.00 pm, the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences, Ghent University, will appoint the 34th Sarton Chair of History of Science to Prof. dr. Karin Knorr Cetina (University of Chicago, USA).

The title of her inaugural lecture is: Takeover by Science. The long history of contemporary Financial Markets'.

Location: the ‘Aula’ of the University of Ghent, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Ghent.

The inaugural address is open to all. A reception will be held following the inaugural lecture.
Attendees are advised to register @ .

On Friday, October 25, 2019, at 4.00 pm, Prof. Knorr Cetina will present an additional lecture at the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences, entitled 'The most Radical Change Yet: The Emergence of Semi-Autonomous Cognitive Systems with Humans-out of-the-Loop'.

Location: Campus Aula, decaan John Vincke-zaal, Korte Meer 5, 9000 Ghent.