office-cubicles-940x220The MUSTS research group consists of over 40 researchers, including (amongst others) philosophers, anthropologists, historians and sociologists. There are eight professors and more than a dozen PhD candidates.


Name Role Picture
Prof.dr. Karin Bijsterveld Head of Maastricht University Science Technology and Society research programme

Program leader of Technological Cultures of Sound

Professor of Science Technology & Modern Culture

Tel: +31 43 388 3346
Room: C2.07
Personal website
Rachel Allison PhD Candidate

Project: Making Clinical Sense

Tel: +31 43 388 4781
Room: 2.006
Personal website
um_default_profile_icon Wiebe Bijker Program leader of Risk and Vulnerability

Professor Emeritus of Technology & Society

Tel: +31 43 3883321
Room: 1.009
Personal website
Foto Wiebe Bijker
Dr. R.F.J. de Bont Assistant Professor

Project: Nature's Diplomats

Tel:+31 43 388 2767
Personal website
Foto Raf de Bont
Dr. Frederic Bouder Assistant Professor

Project: HowSAFE

Tel:+31 43 388 2566
Room: C0.13
Personal website
Foto Frederic Bouder
Dr. Joeri Bruyninckx Assistant Professor

Project: Sonic Skills – Sensory Skill in Laboratory Practice

Tel:+31 43 388 2532
Room: C1.18
Personal website I
Personal website II
Foto Joeri Bruyninckx
Dr. Darryl Cressman Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388
Room: 2.006
Personal website
Marith Dieker PhD Candidate

Project: Talking you Through: Traffic information and car radio

Tel.: +31 43 388 4787
Room: E2.09
Personal website
Dr. Conor Douglas Lecturer

Tel.: +31 43 388 350
Personal website
Claudia Egher PhD Candidate

Project: Mental Health Expertise Online

Tel.:+31 43 388 3322
Room: E2.09
Personal website
Foto Claudia Egher
Dr. Anna Harris Assistant Professor

Project: Making Clinical Sense

Tel: +31 43 388 2555
Room: 2.002
Personal website
Prof.dr. Ernst Homburg Program leader of Innovation Cultures

Professor of special appointment – History of Science & Technology

Tel:+31 43 388 3314
Personal website
Foto Ernst Homburg
Dr. Anique Hommels Associate Professor

Tel: +31 43 388 3483
Personal website
Foto Anique Hommels
Prof.dr. Frank Huisman Associate Professor in History of Medicine (Full Professor at University Medical Center Utrecht)

Tel:+31 43 388 3311
Personal website
Foto Frank Huisman Annelies Jacobs Lecturer

Project: Soundscapes of the Urban Past

Tel:+31 43 388 4768
Personal website
Foto Annelies Jacobs
Noortje Jacobs PhD Candidate

Project: A Warrent for Ethical Research

Tel:+31 43 388 3520
Personal website
Foto Noortje Jacobs
Dr. Annemieke Klijn Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 3232
Personal website
Foto Annemieke Klijn
Zahar Koretsky PhD Candidate

Tel:+31 43 388 2530
Personal website
Dr. Jens Lachmund Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 4917
Personal website
Foto Jens Lachmund Harro Van Lente Professor of Science & Technology Studies

Tel.: +31 43 388 2527
Room: B1.32
Personal website
Foto Harro van Lente
Dr. Annapurna Mamidipudi Researcher

Personal website
Dr. Darian Meacham Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 3458
Personal website
Darian Meacham
Dr. Jessica Mesman Associate Professor

Project: Exnovation: Another perspective on patient safety

Tel: +31 43 388 3339
Personal website
Andreas Mitzschke PhD Candidate

Project: Publics of GM crops

Tel:+31 43 388 4798
Personal website
Foto Andreas Mitzschke
Prof. dr. Cyrus Mody Professor History of Science Technology and Innovation

Tel.: +31 43 388 3227
Room: B 2.18
Personal website
Foto Cyrus Mody
Thomas Mougey PhD Candidate

Project: Civilization and its discontents

Tel:+31 43 388 2686
Personal website
Foto Thomas Mougey
Dr. Merel Noorman Researcher

Tel.: +31 43 388 2676
Room: C0.11
Personal website
Dr. Harry Oosterhuis Lecturer

Tel:+31 43 388 3262
Personal website
Foto Harry Oosterhuis
Dr. Bernike Pasveer Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 2015
Personal website
Foto Bernike Pasveer
Dr. Peter Peters Assistant Professor

Project: A new Baroque Organ for the 21th Century

Tel:+31 43 388 3453
Personal website
Foto Peter Peters
Dr. Simone Schleper

Project: Conserving nature in a changing environment

Tel:+31 43 388 4900
Personal website
Foto Simone Schleper
Linnea Semmerling PhD Candidate

Project: Listening on Display

Tel.: +31 43 388 85175
Room: C0.14
Personal website
Danielle Shanley PhD Candidate

Personal website
Dr. Tamar Sharon Assistant Professor

Project: Healthy Creativity

Tel:+31 43 388 3492
Personal website
Foto Tamar Sharon
Veerle Spronck PhD Candidate

Project: Symphonic Orchestras and their Audiences

Tel.: +31 43 388 2755
Room: 2.008
Personal website
Dr. Manuel Stoffers Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 3289
Personal website
Foto Manuel Stoffers
Dr. Geert Somsen Assistant Professor

Tel: +31 43 388 2545
Personal website
Foto Geert Somsen
Dr. Alexandra Supper Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 2008
Personal website
Prof.dr. Tsjalling Swierstra Program leader of Techno-moral Change

Professor of Philosophy

Tel:+31 43 388 4775
Personal website
Foto Tsjalling Swierstra
Dr. Nora S. Vaage Assistant Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 2559
Room: 2.002
Personal website
Dr. Jo Wachelder Associate Professor

Tel:+31 43 388 3325
Personal website
Foto Jo Wachelder
Sarah Weingartz PhD Candidate

Project: Conceptualizing Techno-Moral Change

Tel.: +31 43 388 84768
Room: C2.002
Personal website
Foto Sarah Weingartz
Ties van de Werff PhD Candidate

Project: Understanding Human Malleability: ethics of a plastic brain

Tel:+31 43 388 3469
Personal website I
Personal website II
Foto Ties vd Werff
Willemine Willems PhD Candidate

Tel.: +31 43 388 2508
Room: C0.11
Personal website
Foto Willemine Willems
Andrea Wojcik PhD Candidate

Project: Making Clinical Sense

Tel: +31 43 388 2518
Room: 0.02
Personal website
Prof.dr. Sally Wyatt Program leader of Media Technologies

Professor of special appointment – Digital Cultures in Development

Tel:+31 43 388 2538
Personal website
Foto Sally Wyatt
Dr. Ragna Zeiss Assistant Professor

Project: Bio-objects and their boundaries

Tel:+31 43 388 4795
Personal website
Foto Ragna Zeiss
Bart Zwegers PhD Candidate

Tel.: +31 43 388 4900
Room: E2.07
Personal website
Foto Bart Zwegers