Diversity in Science

Workshop on osa Tiede- ja teknologia -tutkimusseminaaria. Tilaisuuden järjestää Suomen Akatemian rahoittama tutkimusprojekti “Social and Cognitive Diversity in Science: An Epistemic Assessment".


The workshop examines the diversity of people, theoretical perspectives, skills and tasks in the production of scientific knowledge. The presentations explore epistemic benefits and challenges stemming from greater diversity in scientific communities and research teams.

10.15-11.00 Kristina Rolin: Diversity and situated knowledge
11.00-11.45 Rebecca Lund: What is intersectionality?
11.45-13.15 Lunch break
13.15-14.00 Inkeri Koskinen: Diversity and epistemic injustice in science: The case of Indigenous Studies
14.00-14.30 Coffee break
14.30-15.15 Elina Mäkinen: Opportunities for knowledge anchoring in translational science
15.15-16.00 Samuli Reijula and Jaakko Kuorikoski: Modelling collaborative division of labor

The workshop is organized by the Academy of Finland research project “Social and Cognitive Diversity in Science: An Epistemic Assessment.” For more information, contact kristina.rolin [at] tuni.fi">kristina.rolin [at] tuni.fi.