Dr. Shiju Sam Varughese Profile

Assistant Professor & Coordinator

Centre for Studies in Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (CSSTIP), School of Social Sciences

Qualifications


  • PhD (Social Sciences); MSc (Botany)

Areas of Interests/Specialization


  • Science, Technology & Society (STS) Studies; Sociology of Science, Social History of Knowledge, Public Engagement with Science & Technology, Media & Science Communication, Cultural Studies of Science & Technology, Science & Democracy, Indian Science Policy, Social Theory

Experience


  • 8 Years

Awards & Honours


  • Not Available

Best Peer Reviewed Publications


  • Shiju Sam Varughese. Contested Knowledge: Science, Media, and Democracy in Kerala. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN-10: 0-19-946912-1 [BOOK]
  • Satheese Chandra Bose and Shiju Sam Varughese (Eds.). Kerala Modernity: Ideas, Spaces and Practices in Transition. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2015. ISBN 978-8-125-057222 (Paperback edition, 2017). [BOOK]
  • Shiju Sam Varughese. "Where are the Missing Masses? The Quasi-publics and Non-publics of Technoscience", Minerva: A Review of Science, Learning and Policy, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2012, pp. 239-254. DOI: 10.1007/s11024-012-9197-3
  • Shiju Sam Varughese. "Media and Science in Disaster Contexts: Deliberations on Earthquakes in the Regional Press in Kerala, India", Spontaneous Generations: A Journal of History and Philosophy of Science, Vol. 5, No.1, 2011, pp. 36-43. DOI: 10.4245/sponge.v5i1.14969
  • Shiju Sam Varughese. "Cities of Neoliberal Future: Urban Utopia in Indian Science Fiction Cinema". In Tereza Kuldova and Mathew Akkanad Varghese (Eds.). Urban Utopias: Excess and Expulsion in Neoliberal South Asia. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, pp 97-115. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-47623-0-6

Reccent Peer Reviewed Journals/Books


  • Shiju Sam Varughese. "The State-Technoscience Duo in India: A Brief History of a Politico-Epistemological Contract". In Axel Jansen, Andreas Franzmann and Peter Münte (Eds.). Legitimizing Science: National and Global Publics (1800-2010). Frankfurt & New York: Campus Verlag, 2015, pp. 137-156. ISBN 978-3-593-50487-2
  • Shiju Sam Varughese. "Colonial Intellectuals, Public Sphere and the Promises of Modernity: Reading Parangodeeparinayam". In Satheese Chandra Bose and Shiju Sam Varughese (Eds.). Kerala Modernity: Ideas, Spaces and Practices in Transition. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2015, pp. 41-58. ISBN 978-8-125-057222

International Collaboation/Consultancy


  • Not Available

Patents (If any)


  • Not Available