Teun Zuiderent-Jerak

Teun Zuiderent-Jerak

Associate Professor of Transdisciplinary Science & Technology Studies, Athena Institute, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

Teun Zuiderent-Jerak is Associate Professor of Transdisciplinary Science & Technology Studies at the Athena Institute of the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. He is author of Situated Intervention; Sociological Experiments in Health Care (2015, MIT Press) and editor, with Gary Downey, of Making & Doing: Activating STS through Knowledge Expression and Travel (2021, MIT Press). His research focuses broadly on transdisciplinary social studies of health care and medicine and includes the study of evidence appraisal in relation to different knowledges (Argentina, India and the Netherlands), knowledge standardization and health care improvement (Sweden and the Netherlands), and technology development for inclusive health and employment (the Netherlands).