STS Professor Nancy Campbell Named 2017 Star-Nelkin Award Winner

STS Professor Nancy Campbell Named 2017 Star-Nelkin Award Winner

Date posted: 2017-07-13 12:14:13

Nancy Campbell, Professor of Science and Technology Studies, and co-author Laura Stark, Associate Professor at the Center for Medicine, Health and Society at Vanderbilt University, are the recipients of the 2017 Star-Nelkin Paper Award for their article, "Making Up 'Vulnerable People': Human Subjects and the Subjective Experience of Medical Experiment," published in 2015 in the journal Social History of Medicine. 

The award is presented by the Science, Knowledge, and Technology Section of the American Sociological Association to recognize published articles that advance the field of sociology of science, knowledge, and technology. The award is named for renowned STS researchers Leigh Star and Dorothy Nelkin. 

Campbell and Stark will be honored at the ASA Meeting in Montreal August 12-15. Their paper can be found here

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