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Have you had research funding? Info request from BSHS

The Council of the British Society for the History of Science is seeking to gain a better understanding of the extent to which HPS and STS are benefitting from research funding, whether that be for substantive research projects, fellowships, networks, impact projects or studentships. If you have been investigator on a funded research project in [...]

By | 2018-08-30T16:18:16+00:00 August 30th, 2018|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on Have you had research funding? Info request from BSHS

Vacancy: Graduate Research Assistant, University of Oxford

Applications are invited for a full time Graduate Research Assistant to join the team working on the AHRC funded project ‘Constructing Scientific Communities’ and the ERC funded project, ‘Diseases of Modern Life: Nineteenth-Century Perspectives’, under the direction of Professor Sally Shuttleworth. The projects are interdisciplinary, bringing together scholars from the fields of literature and science, [...]

By | 2018-09-25T17:33:31+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Vacancy: Graduate Research Assistant, University of Oxford

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science & Technology Studies (2019-21, Cornell University)

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science & Technology Studies Academic Years 2019 - 2021 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY With the sponsorship of the Society for the Humanities, the Department of Science & Technology Studies invites applications for a two-year Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship position beginning July 1, 2019. The fellowship offers a stipend of $53,000/year. Cornell’s Department [...]

By | 2018-11-01T20:45:37+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science & Technology Studies (2019-21, Cornell University)

Society of Apothecaries’ Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy – 2018 courses

The Society of Apothecaries' Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy still have places on the "History of Medicine" and “Ethics and Philosophy of Healthcare" courses starting on 8 September 2018. The History of Medicine offers a range of classes from ‘Greek and Roman Medicine’ to ‘Ayurvedic Medicine’, ‘Psychiatry’ into modern medicine. The [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:39:01+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Society of Apothecaries’ Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy – 2018 courses

BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Call for Abstracts British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference 2019 Deadline: 9 November 2018 Location: Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge Dates: 10–12 April 2019 Keynote speaker: Dr Sujit Sivasundaram The Department of History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), University of Cambridge, will be hosting the annual British Society for the History [...]

By | 2018-11-19T18:17:40+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2019: CFA

Nursing Night Sweats – RCN event

Royal College of Nursing event Nursing Night Sweats: Tuberculosis care in the early twentieth century 6 September, 5.30 – 7pm RCN Eastern Region, Abbotsgate House, Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7AU Before the advent of successful drug therapies in the 1950s, nursing was central to patients’ experiences of tuberculosis care. Patients could spend [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:39:59+00:00 August 20th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Nursing Night Sweats – RCN event

Marie Skłodowska Curie voted most significant woman in world history

Marie Skłodowska Curie has been voted the most significant woman in world history in a poll conducted by BBC History magazine. She was nominated by Patricia Fara, President of the British Society for the History of Science. The magazine compiled a shortlist of '100 women who changed the world', chosen by 10 experts, and asked its [...]

By | 2018-08-11T21:08:32+00:00 August 11th, 2018|BSHS Announcements, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Marie Skłodowska Curie voted most significant woman in world history

Science Museum Group Research Conference 2018

DATE: Friday 14 September 2018 TIME: 10.00–18.00 LOCATION: Dana Research Centre and Library Wellcome Wolfson Building 165 Queen’s Gate London SW7 5HD The event is a chance to meet the Science Museum Group's (SMG) research community of staff, students and collaborators, gathered to discuss the great variety of research projects currently under way at SMG museums. This [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:40:42+00:00 August 5th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Science Museum Group Research Conference 2018

BSHS OEC Project Grants: Extended Deadline Aug 23rd

The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Education Committee offers grants of up to £200 to support education and outreach projects in the history of science.  We have recently structured these to be awarded on a quarterly basis. The next deadline (previously advertised as August 15th) has been postponed to August 23rd. These grants are [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:40:20+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Grants, News, Outreach and Education|Comments Off on BSHS OEC Project Grants: Extended Deadline Aug 23rd

Call for Contributions: Book Project – Women in their Element

In 2019, the 150th anniversary of Mendeleev’s first publication of the Periodic Table of Elements will be celebrated, and UNESCO has declared 2019 as the International Year of the Periodic Table. Of the many publications dealing with the history of the Periodic Table, few texts deal with women’s contributions. We are planning a collective volume [...]

By | 2018-07-24T17:16:05+00:00 July 24th, 2018|News, Publications|Comments Off on Call for Contributions: Book Project – Women in their Element