Alexander Wentland

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alexander.wentland [at] tum.de
Visiting Researcher of the Research Group

Research fields

Innovation, Knowledge, and Culture
Governance and practice of innovation | Sociotechnical imaginaries, futures, utopias | Mobility, transportation, infrastructures | Energy and society | Risk and vulnerability

CV

Since 2016 Visiting Researcher of the Research Group

Since 2016 Research Associate at the Munich Center for Technology in Society at TU Munich.

2014 Visting fellow in the Program on Science, Technology and Society at Harvard University

2012 - 2016 PhD candidate in the Innovation Society Today DFG-graduate school at the Technical University of Berlin

2009 - 2015 Research fellow of the Science Policy Studies group at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center

2007 - 2009 Master of Arts in sociology at the New School for Social Research in New York City

2004 - 2010 Magister Artium in political science, sociology and philosophy at the Dresden University of Technology

Homepage: MCTS.

Updates on my activities: Twitter.

Selected Publications

Wzbaktiv
Wentland, Alexander (2016): "Imagining and Enacting the Future of the German Energy Transition. Electric Vehicles as Grid Infrastructure". In: Innovation - The European Journal of Social Science Research, Vol. 29, No. 3, Special Issue "Energy, Society, and Culture. Transforming the Order of Energy", edited by Thomas Pfister/Mirko Suhari/Sarah Glück, S. 285-302. (vorab online publiziert 15.03.2016)
Wentland, Alexander/Knie, Andreas (2015): "Responsivität beim Verwerten von Wissenschaft". In: Hildegard Matthies/Dagmar Simon/Marc Torka (Hg.): Die Responsivität der Wissenschaft. Wissenschaftliches Handeln in Zeiten neuer Wissenschaftspolitik. Bielefeld: transcript, S. 133-176.
Wentland, Alexander/Knie, Andreas/Ruhrort, Lisa/Simon, Dagmar/Egeln, Jürgen/Aschhoff, Birgit/Grimpe, Christoph (2012): Forschen in getrennten Welten. Konkurrierende Orientierungen zwischen Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft in der Biotechnologie. ZEW Wirtschaftsanalysen, Bd. 103. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 238 S.
Wentland, Alexander/Simon, Dagmar/Knie, Andreas (2011): Warum aus Forschern keine Erfinder werden. Innovationshemmnisse im deutschen Wissenschaftssystem am Beispiel der Biotechnologie. WZBrief Bildung 17/Juli 2011 17/Juli 2011. Berlin: WZB.
Canzler, Weert/Wentland, Alexander/Simon, Dagmar (2011): Wie entstehen neue Innovationsfelder? Vergleich der Formierungs- und Formungsprozesse in der Biotechnologie und Elektromobilität. WZB Discussion Paper SP III 2011-601 SP III 2011-601. Berlin: WZB.
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Portrait Foto Alexander Wentland (privat)
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Contact

alexander.wentland [at] tum.de