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Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships

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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 | 2018-08-29T10:29:34+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 | 2018-08-22T14:35:37+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science & Technology Studies (2019-21, Cornell University)

CFA: BSHS Communications Officer

The British Society for the History of Science is looking for a part-time BSHS Communications Officer to look after the website, promote the Society through social media, and develop Press Releases. 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 [...]

By | 2018-07-19T16:46:26+00:00 July 19th, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on CFA: BSHS Communications Officer

Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine Research Fellowships 2018/19

The Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine brings together educational, cultural and scientific institutions to promote public and academic understanding of the history of science, technology and medicine. The Consortium awards fellowships for researchers, produces events for academics and for the public and provides online resources for teaching, learning and research. Applications are [...]

By | 2018-05-15T09:27:55+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine Research Fellowships 2018/19

2018/19 Visiting Fellowships at University of Leeds: School of Philosophy, Religion & History of Science

The School of Philosophy, Religion, and History of Science at University of Leeds invites applications to its Non-Stipendiary Visiting Fellowships scheme for the academic year 2018/19. Visiting fellows will be provided with full library and information systems access, and office space where possible. There are no formal duties. Fellows will be expected to pursue their [...]

By | 2018-03-26T16:25:14+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on 2018/19 Visiting Fellowships at University of Leeds: School of Philosophy, Religion & History of Science

PhD studentships (early 19thC and late 20thC) at UCL

The Department of Science and Technology Studies at University College London and the Royal Institution offer two fully-funded PhD studentships available to commence at the start of the next academic year. Applicants should possess or be about to successfully complete a masters in the history of science or in science studies more broadly or an [...]

By | 2018-03-22T20:48:14+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on PhD studentships (early 19thC and late 20thC) at UCL

AHRC-funded PhD: Instruments of scientific governance? Historical geographies of Halley

Applications are invited for an AHRC-funded studentship at the University of Cambridge, Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) and Royal Society. The PhD studentship is one of six awards being made by the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership with the Science Museums and Archives Consortium. The project is full-time, funded for three years and begins in October [...]

By | 2018-03-26T16:26:49+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on AHRC-funded PhD: Instruments of scientific governance? Historical geographies of Halley

BSHS Engagement Fellowship – Jamaican Natural Science collections at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery

We are pleased to announce the opportunity for a current postgraduate student working in the history of science, technology and medicine, or a closely-related field, to work with the Curator of Natural Science at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery to research the Jamaican Natural Science collections. The Fellowship is worth £2,000 which will support up [...]

By | 2018-05-02T15:15:28+00:00 February 13th, 2018|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowship – Jamaican Natural Science collections at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery

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 | 2018-05-02T15:18:59+00:00 November 27th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Recent OEC Activities|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellow – The Polar Museum – Climate Histories

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