About Us

AsSIST-UK supports transdisciplinary collaboration across the social sciences, humanities and sciences in the field of science, innovation and technology. It supports the training of new scholars in the field, engagement with civil society, government and industry within the UK and globally.

AsSIST-UK is the UK association for scholars, including early career researchers and doctoral researchers, working in the broad fields of science, technology and innovation studies. It was established in 2015 and currently has 386 members from across the UK and internationally.  

Further information about the context within which the Association was established and its more detailed aims can be found below, as well as contact details for the Co-Chairs