TraCe welcomes new researcher

Association of Stefka Schmid

Stefka Schmid is a re­search associate at the Chair of Science and Technology for Peace and Security (PEASEC) and a PhD student in the Depart­ment of History and Social Sciences at TU Darmstadt. Her research focuses on the inter­face of humans and information tech­nologies. As Associate Fellow in research area 1.2 New Forms of Political Violence and Technological Change, she investigates different techno­logical innovation policies and the way in which they con­tribute to the production of ontological security. She is also interested in the extent to which techno­logically mediated practices can promote either violence or peace.