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BSHS Announcements

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BSHS Engagement Fellow – The Polar Museum – Climate Histories

Deadline for applications: Monday 15 January 2018 Shortlisted candidates to be interviewed via Skype on Wednesday 24 January 2018 Fellowship to be completed by: end June 2018 Fee payable to Fellow: £2000 The Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge, is delighted to be hosting a BSHS Engagement Fellowship in the [...]

By | 2017-12-11T14:13:19+00:00 November 27th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellow – The Polar Museum – Climate Histories

Call for symposia at ESHS 2018 from Outreach and Education Committee

The Outreach and Education Committee (OEC) of the BSHS would like to extend a particular invitation for symposia at the European Society for the History of Science Biennial Conference 2018.   The conference – which is being organised in conjunction with the British Society for the History of Science – will be held at University [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:39:51+00:00 November 21st, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Call for symposia at ESHS 2018 from Outreach and Education Committee

ESHS 2018: Call for Symposia

We are delighted to announce that the Call for Symposia for the next European Society for the History of Science (ESHS) Biennial Conference is now live and can be found here. The conference - which is being organised in conjunction with the British Society for the History of Science - will be held at University [...]

By | 2017-12-05T18:24:58+00:00 October 25th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ESHS 2018: Call for Symposia

CFA: BSHS Archivist

The British Society for the History of Science is looking for a new Archivist. As historians, we all know that archives are crucial, and so we have to look after our own records properly and preserve our heritage. The BSHS Honorary Archivist, Jamie Stark, has recently become the Books Reviews Editor for BJHS, and he is [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:11+00:00 October 25th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on CFA: BSHS Archivist

CFA: BSHS Viewpoint Editor

The British Society for the History of Science is looking for a new Editor for Viewpoint. This is the Society's full-colour, non-technical magazine which was originally founded to encourage non-members to become interested in our activities. The current editor, Alice White, is stepping down and will be handing over the position. We would like to [...]

By | 2017-10-25T15:07:33+00:00 October 25th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on CFA: BSHS Viewpoint Editor

Symposium: In the Shadow and Light of the Tavistock Institute’s Archive

You are invited to attend a symposium celebrating 70 years of applied social sciences work at the Tavistock Institute of Human Relations. The TIHR conducted organisational research with a wide variety of institutions, including Unilever, the National Coal Board, British European Airways and the Ministry of Technology. The symposium takes place at the Conway Hall [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:11+00:00 October 11th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Symposium: In the Shadow and Light of the Tavistock Institute’s Archive

BSHS Annual Conference 2017: Review in Investigación y Ciencia

We are pleased to announce that Investigación y Ciencia (the Spanish edition of Scientific American) have published a review of the BSHS Annual Conference 2017, written by Xavier Roqué. The article is open access and available to read via the link below: X. Roqué. "Pasado en construcción". Investigación y Ciencia, n. 493 (October 2017), 52–53. Photo by Alice White.  

By | 2017-10-16T10:09:50+00:00 October 11th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on BSHS Annual Conference 2017: Review in Investigación y Ciencia

BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2018

Registration is now open for the 2018 British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference, which will take place at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM), University of Manchester, on 4th – 6th April 2018. Further information can be found on the conference webpage. Conference Organising Committee: Andrea del [...]

By | 2018-01-11T17:46:23+00:00 September 27th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2018

Research Associate Opportunity (20 hours)

Opportunity (Research Associate, 20 hours): The 400th  birthday of Elias Ashmole. History and Science in 17th-century Lambeth (London)   In the quartercentenary of the birth of Elias Ashmole, Ashmole Primary School, a community school in Lambeth, London, is creating a programme of activities related to its namesake to introduce the pupils of the school to [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:11+00:00 September 20th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Research Associate Opportunity (20 hours)

BSHS Engagement Fellowship

The British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) is delighted to announce the second iteration of a scheme to support small and local museums, archives, galleries and libraries whose collections connect to themes in the history of science, technology, engineering and medicine. This scheme will fund the placement of Master’s or PhD students with heritage [...]

By | 2017-09-01T15:28:09+00:00 September 1st, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowship