Transdisciplinary Summer School 2020 / Baku, Azerbaijan
June 14-20, 2020, Azerbaijan University
Transdisciplinary Research at the Science | Society Interface
This year the Td Summer School is hosted by Azerbaijan University. It will be realized in Baku, Azerbaijan in cooperation with Leuphana University (Germany), the University of Technology Sydney (Australia) and the Global Alliance for Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research and Education (ITD Alliance).
The Td Summer School 2020 offers a 5-day intensive Td Training Module on transdisciplinary research and practice that will prepare researchers and practitioners for transformative research on societal challenges at the science | society interface. Participants will gain input on theoretical and methodological foundations as well as experience in designing and implementing transdisciplinary research processes. The aim is to broaden academic researchers’ disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives towards a transdisciplinary approach and to enable practitioners to elaborate their roles. This year a particular focus is on the challenges of, its forms, its achievement and its resistances in terms of disciplinary, institutional and political hegemonies. An optional weekend program on Saturday, 20 June 2020 will be organized.
The Td Summer School 2020 is connected to the International Conference on Knowledge and Being: Different cultures and different traditions, held at Azerbaijan University from Jun 12-13 2020.