Maxine Saborowski first studied social education, then philosophy, pedagogy, and sociology, at the Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum and the Darmstadt University of Technology. She did her PhD in philosophy at the Free University Berlin and the Darmstadt University of Technology in 2010. Maxine Saborowski is research associate at the Alice Salomon – University of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany. Currently, she is working on developing a new Masters course in “Ambient Assisted Living (AAL)”, in collaboration with engineers, designers and researchers from the humanities. Her research interests are social studies of science and technology as well as the history of science.