科学技术与社会研究所

Institute of Science, Technology and Society

Name: ZHANG Chenggang       

Month of Birth: Sep. 1973

Tel: 8610-62794966—237(0), 8610-62773013(0)

Email: zcgice@tsinghua.edu.cn

 

 

Education background

1999-2002:Department of Philosophy , Nanjing University, PH.D. (2002)

1996-1999 :Department of Philosophy , Nanjing University, M.A.(1999)

1993-1999:Department of Chemistry, Hebei Normal University,B.Sc.(1996)

2002-2006 :Lecture, Institute of STS( Sceice, Technology and Society), School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Tsinghua University

2006-2008, Associate professor, Institute of STS( Sceice, Technology and Society), School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Tsinghua University

2008-2009,As a Visiting scholar  for 1 year,In University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Course Taught

A Introduction to Science and Technology, Philosophy of Technology, Sociology of technology, Dialectics of Nature

Research  Areas:

Philosophy of Technology, Sociology of Technology, Technology and Modernity,Technology and Risk. 

Projects Accomplishment

(1)Supervisor of the Key Project “A Study on Technology and Modernity Theory” funded by National Social Science Foundation of China,(2005-2008),¥60,000

(2)Supervisor of the Key Project “A Study on Modern Technology Problem,” funded  by the Asia Research Center,Tsinghua University,(2004-2006)¥40,000

(3)Supervisor of the Key Project“A Philosophical Research on Technology Development ”,funded by Tsinghua University,(2003-2004),¥,10,000

(4)   Supervisor of the Key Project “ A Study on Western Technology Problem”, funded by Tsinghua University,(2002-2004),¥20,000

Research Status

Books:

1、Technology, Modernity and the Future of Human Being, Beijing: Tsinghua University Press, 2005

Translations:

1、John Ziman. Real Science-- What It Is, And What It Means. Trans. by ZENG Guoping,KUANG Hui, ZHANG Chenggang. Shanghai: Shanghai Scientific and Technological Education Publishing House, 2002

2、Zyamunt Bauman.Postmodern Ethics, Trans. by ZHANG Chenggang, Nanjing:Jiangsu Peoples Publishing House,2003

Papers Selected:

1、Chenggang ZHANG,Scientific spirit, Humanistic spirit and Cultural crisis, in Social Science Journal,NO.4,1998,p5-8

2、Chenggang ZHANG,,On Origin and Development of Scientific Fact, in Studies in Dialectics of Nature,NO.8,1998,p17-22

3、Chenggang ZHANG,Comparison between Systems of National Innovation of USA and Japan, in Japanese Studies Forum,NO.1,2000,p24-27

4、Chenggang ZHANG,The Postmodern Annotation of China Traditional Culture, in Modern Philosophy,NO.2,1999,p101-105

5、Chenggang ZHANG,The Relation between Fleck and the School of Historicism, in Science Technology and Dialestics,NO.4,2000,p27-32

6、Chenggang ZHANG,The Process of Technology: Decay and Salvation---An Introduction and Review on The Theory of Technology Criticism of Transcendentalism ,in Studies in Dialectics of Nature, NO. 10,2000, p20-24,43

7、Chenggang ZHANG,A Study on the Culture of Network ,in Theory and Modernization, NO.11,2000,p35-36

8、Chenggang ZHANG,The Humanistic Dimension of Scientific Culture, in Science Technology and Dialestics,NO.3,2001,p7-10

9、Chenggang ZHANG,The Scientific Epistemology of Althusser: From “Duration” to “Rupture”, in Hebei Academic Jouranl,NO.2,2003

10、Chenggang ZHANG,The Modern Technology: Problem and Outlet--An Study on Jaspers’ Technology Philosophy, in Studies in Dialectics of Nature, NO.,2003

11、Chenggang ZHANG,The Modern Technology Problem: From Margin to Center, in Science Technology and Dialestics,NO.6,2003

12、Chenggang ZHANG,The Ecological Turning of “Modern Technology Paradigm”,in Journal of Tsinghua University,NO.4,2003

13、Chenggang ZHANG,The Construction of the idea of Technological  Progress in of Modernity, in Hebei Academic Jouranl,NO.3, 2004

14、Chenggang ZHANG,Technology ,Rationality and Modernity Criticism,in Studies in Dialectics of Nature,NO.8,2004

15、Chenggang ZHANG,The Scientific Critique and the Critique to Science, in Science Technology and Dialestics,NO.5,2004

16、Chenggang ZHANG,Technology, 'Risk Society' and Modernity,the 5th East Asian STS Conference,Seoul, Korea,December 8-11, 2004

17、Chenggang ZHANG,Science and technology in public dispute, Studies of science of science,NO.4, 2005

18、Chenggang ZHANG,Universalism ,Rationalism and  Modernity Movement——The Crisis of Postmodern Ethics,in Philosophical Trends,NO.2, 2005

19、Chenggang ZHANG, Modernity and Risk Society, in Science & Culture Review,NO.6, 2006

20、Chenggang ZHANG ,The Modenity Reflection of Technology risk, in Journal of HuaDong Normal University, NO.4,2007

Honors And Awards

(1)Awarded , “Excellent Counsellor of 12.9”,by Tsinghua University,2006

(2)Awarded “First-rank Dissertation of Master Degree ” by JiangSu Province, 2001

(3) Awarded “Shichuanliangyi Scholarship” by Nanjing University, 2001

(4) Awarded “Outstanding Doctoral Graduate Stutent” by Nanjing University, 2001