How to find us

The Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation is coordinated by the Science, Technology and Innovation Studies subject group of the School of Social and Political Science. It is located in Old Surgeons' Hall and nearby Chisholm House, in the High School Yards area.

Our address is:
Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation
Old Surgeons' Hall
High School Yards
The University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh EH1 1LZ

The Director of ISSTI is Professor Robin Williams

Currently, due to construction work on a nearby building, access to Old Surgeons' Hall and Chisholm House is restricted when approaching from Infirmary Street (see map); access via Drummond Street is unaffected.  



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