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BSHS Intern

The British Society for the History of Science seeks to appoint a part-time BSHS Intern.  The role holder will work closely with members of BSHS Council on a range of short-, medium-, and long-term projects that will help advance the strategic aims of the Society, notably in developing closer links with science educators and in raising [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:22+00:00December 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BSHS Intern

EGM Notification

EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING The British Society for the History of Science Ltd A company limited by guarantee and registered in England No 562208, Registered Charity No 258854 Registered Address: Aston Shaw, 58 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY Address for communications: PO Box 3408, Norwich, NR3 3WE Notice Notice is hereby given that an Extraordinary* General [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00May 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on EGM Notification

A guest message from the BJHS Editor

Dr Charlotte Sleigh writes: With the 350th anniversary of the Philosophical Transactions upon us, many of us have been reflecting on the role of publishing in the history of science.  As Adrian Johns pointed out in a 2000 BJHS article, the establishment of the scholarly journal is one of rather few momentous historical events to [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00April 7th, 2015|BSHS Announcements, News, Presidential Message|Comments Off on A guest message from the BJHS Editor

January 2015

BSHS President Professor Greg Radick writes: John Pickstone was a great connection-maker: ideas with ideas; ideas with people; people with people.  "Getting Pickstoned" was how the speakers at his retirement workshop in Manchester in May 2012 referred to that moment when, in his quiet but insistent and escalatingly persuasive (as well as, often, scabrously amusing) way, [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00January 20th, 2015|News, Presidential Message|Comments Off on January 2015

Autumn 2014

BSHS President Professor Greg Radick writes: Hello!  I'm delighted to be able to send this first message at a moment when the BSHS is thriving on so many fronts. The 2014 conference in St Andrews in early July saw the largest number of delegates we've ever had, along with the usual range of excellent papers, extracurricular [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00September 29th, 2014|Presidential Message|Comments Off on Autumn 2014

Letter from St Andrews: Final Programme, IT Information and Arrival

PROGRAMME A PDF of the printed conference programme is now available. Final Programme Any last-minute changes will be published at the registration desk. IT INFORMATION For all delegates: wifi will be available, via eduroam for those at UK universities; and with local IDs/passwords available from the registration desk. For presenters: the computers installed in the session [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00June 27th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on Letter from St Andrews: Final Programme, IT Information and Arrival

BSHS Master’s Bursaries

The BSHS is very pleased to announce a competition for up to 4 bursaries of £4,000 each to support students taking a master’s degree in the history of science, technology or medicine. This round of awards will be available to those who have been accepted on a master’s programme for the academic year 2014-15. Applicants [...]

By |2014-06-09T13:53:26+00:00June 9th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Grants, News|Comments Off on BSHS Master’s Bursaries

May 2014

President Hasok Chang writes: The highlight of our year, the BSHS annual conference is fast approaching, 3–6 July in St Andrews. Registration for the conference is open (, and you still have time to take advantage of the early registration fee until June 1st. We have a rich and varied programme, with panels on everything from [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00June 5th, 2014|Presidential Message, Uncategorized|Comments Off on May 2014

January 2014

President Hasok Chang writes: Happy 2014! And welcome to the first issue of the electronic BSHS Newsletter, a new initiative by the officers of the Society to communicate better and more frequently with our members. The BSHS enters the new year in the happy afterglow of the great success of the 24th International Congress of [...]

By |2019-09-10T08:29:02+00:00January 24th, 2014|Presidential Message|Comments Off on January 2014

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