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Postdoctoral Research Position in Cybersecurity Expertise

CORNELL UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDIES Postdoctoral Research Position in Cybersecurity Expertise The Department of Science & Technology Studies, jointly with the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, invite applications for a postdoctoral research position focused on cybersecurity expertise, broadly construed. Anticipated start date is in August 2020, for a one-year [...]

By |2019-09-10T10:11:28+00:00September 10th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|0 Comments

Applications Open – Assistant Professor in Feminist Biosciences (Cornell University)

Further information: http://www.bshs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Feminist-biosciences-search-ad-FINAL-2019.08.05.pdf  The Department of Science and Technology Studies (S&TS) and the Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (FGSS) Program at Cornell University invite applications for a jointly appointed tenure-track assistant professor in feminist biosciences.  We welcome applications from outstanding scholars whose work engages biosciences, biotechnology, the environment, and/or medicine, from a feminist and/or queer studies perspective. We seek [...]

By |2019-08-15T21:13:44+00:00August 15th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Applications Open – Assistant Professor in Feminist Biosciences (Cornell University)

Call for Applications: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at Essex Record Office

The BSHS OEC are delighted to present the first of their Engagement Fellowship opportunities for 2019, to be hosted by Essex Record Office. Within the varied holdings of the Essex Record Office (ERO) are a number of collections of value for researching the history of science, technology, engineering and medicine. These include over 100,000 photographs [...]

By |2019-08-05T21:02:01+00:00June 25th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Call for Applications: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at Essex Record Office

BJHS seeks new Editor

Update: The BJHS has appointed a new editor, Dr Amanda Rees. See: http://www.bshs.org.uk/bjhs-developments The time has come to begin the search for a new editor for the British Journal for the History of Science to succeed Charlotte Sleigh, who has most effectively taken the helm for the last few years. If you are interested in this role, [...]

By |2019-07-18T21:07:42+00:00March 12th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Publications|Comments Off on BJHS seeks new Editor

Hosts wanted for our next round of BSHS Engagement Fellows

The British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) is delighted to announce the third 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. The BSHS is inviting museums and archives to apply to the scheme [...]

By |2019-01-19T21:45:34+00:00December 13th, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education|Comments Off on Hosts wanted for our next round of BSHS Engagement Fellows

A long cold look at the history of climate change: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the Polar Museum, Cambridge

In the final post in our series about BSHS Engagement Fellowships, we hear about a project at the Polar Museum, at the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge. Ed Armston-Sheret, PhD student at Royal Holloway, University of London, and Charlotte Connelly, curator at the Polar Museum describe how Ed’s research will provide visitors to the [...]

By |2019-02-06T21:39:18+00:00October 25th, 2018|Blog, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on A long cold look at the history of climate change: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the Polar Museum, Cambridge

‘Kew’s Imperial Archive’: PhD Studentship (University of Rohampton & Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

‘Kew’s imperial archive: Cataloguing Economic Botany in the Miscellaneous Reports, 1841-1928’ This TECHNE Collaborative Doctoral Project offers the opportunity to research and study the history, composition and arrangement of a major collection held in the archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: the Miscellaneous Reports; 771 volumes of printed and manuscript material relating to the administration of the [...]

By |2018-12-06T21:50:10+00:00October 25th, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on ‘Kew’s Imperial Archive’: PhD Studentship (University of Rohampton & Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

Local Narratives of a Global Pandemic: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the George Marshall Medical Museum, Worcester

In the second post in our series about BSHS Engagement Fellowships, we hear about a project at the George Marshall Medical Museum (GMMM) in Worcester. Laura Mainwaring, PhD student at the University of Leicester, and Louise Price, curator at GMMM, describe their collaboration on local historical research that will complement the touring exhibition “Spanish Flu” [...]

By |2019-02-06T21:39:11+00:00October 18th, 2018|Blog, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on Local Narratives of a Global Pandemic: BSHS Engagement Fellowship at the George Marshall Medical Museum, Worcester

Jamaican Natural History collections at Bristol – First steps in a BSHS Engagement Fellowship

Over the last three years the BSHS has run Engagement Fellowships. These Fellowships are opportunities for postgraduate students to collaborate with museums, archives and other heritage organisations. The collaborations generate new engagement activities, exhibition content or resources that are based on emerging scholarship in History of Science. Over the next three weeks we will be [...]

By |2019-02-06T21:39:58+00:00October 11th, 2018|Blog, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Postgraduates, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on Jamaican Natural History collections at Bristol – First steps in a BSHS Engagement Fellowship

Linda Hall Library 2019-20 Fellowships

The Linda Hall Library is now accepting applications for its 2019-20 fellowship program. These fellowships fund research stays in Kansas City, MO lasting between one week and four months for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and independent scholars in the history of science and related STS fields. The Linda Hall Library offers outstanding primary sources that [...]

By |2019-01-20T17:35:39+00:00October 8th, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Linda Hall Library 2019-20 Fellowships

30% discount off Royal Society Notes and Records

BSHS members get an exclusive 30% off a personal subscription to Notes and Records.

20% discount off Ashgate publications

BSHS members get an exclusive 20% off all Ashgate publications.