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Call for Applications: BSHS Engagement Fellowship 2019 – East Lothian Museums Service

An exciting opportunity exists for a BSHS Engagement Fellow with East Lothian Museums Service. We are seeking applications from postgraduate students with a relevant degree for a Fellowship funded by the British Society for the History of Science (BSHS), to start early 2020. The BSHS Engagement Fellow will be based at the Museums Service HQ [...]

President’s Newsletter: Autumn 2019

Dear BSHS Members, Once again it is my pleasure to report on recent discussions at the last meeting of Council, and also to bring to your attention some upcoming opportunities to present at conferences and apply for prizes.  Singer Prize Announcement The British Society for the History of Science is delighted to invite submissions [...]

By |2019-12-04T14:19:48+00:00December 4th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, News, Presidential Message|0 Comments

Ayrton Prize 2019 – Nominations Open

The BSHS Outreach and Engagement Committee is delighted to invite nominations to the BSHS Ayrton Prize 2019. This prize is awarded once every two years to recognise outstanding digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine (HSTM). We interpret the term "digital engagement" broadly to include: publicly accessible websites, or clearly defined contributions to existing web-based [...]

By |2019-11-17T17:25:09+00:00November 17th, 2019|Ayrton Prize, BSHS Announcements, News, Prizes, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on Ayrton Prize 2019 – Nominations Open

CfA: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020

The next BSHS Postgraduate Conference will take place at the University of Leeds, 1 - 3 April 2020. The conference welcomes papers from graduate students working in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine or in disciplines whose work touches on any area of HSTM; please visit the conference website for full details. (Deadline 5th [...]

By |2019-12-07T17:37:45+00:00November 5th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on CfA: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020

Call for Abstracts: BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

💻🌍🎓🔬🔭💉 The British Society for the History of Science is delighted to announce our first digital conference, using the social media platform Twitter. This one-day conference on the theme of Global and International Histories of STEM will take place one Wednesday 12th February 2020, and is a great chance to get creative! ⌨️📝✉️⏰ We encourage potential [...]

By |2019-12-07T17:38:08+00:00October 1st, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Call for Abstracts: BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

Climate Strike: BSHS digital stop

On 20 September BSHS is standing with young climate strikers in their global #ClimateStrike on the streets with a digital stop.  We demand an end to the age of fossil fuels and business as usual.  We ask our leaders to put in place systems and laws that will enable citizens to achieve net zero [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:59:14+00:00September 18th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on Climate Strike: BSHS digital stop

BJHS Preview: Issue 3 2019

Well.  How five years can zip by.  This time five years ago the people of Scotland narrowly voted to remain part of the United Kingdom.  President Obama announced the resumption of normal relations between the US and Cuba.  And the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the final part of its Fifth Assessment [...]

By |2019-11-12T15:47:03+00:00September 18th, 2019|BJHS, BJHS Preview, BSHS Announcements, News, Publications|Comments Off on BJHS Preview: Issue 3 2019

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