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CFA: Fully-Funded PhD Studentship at the National Museum of Scotland

Intellectual properties: transferring science from universities to National Museums Scotland The University of Edinburgh’s Science, Technology and Innovation Studies subject group, in collaboration with National Museums Scotland, invites applications for a fully-funded three-year PhD studentship on the history of collecting scientific materials in museums. The studentship award has been made by the Scottish Cultural Heritage [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on CFA: Fully-Funded PhD Studentship at the National Museum of Scotland

JOB: Antiquarian Horological Society Postdoctoral Position

The Antiquarian Horological Society (www.ahsoc.org) has launched a research project, probably ideal for a post-doctoral student, to test the interesting hypothesis that there was a large scale clock manufactory supplying raw movements to the London trade, as early as the late seventeenth century. A bursary of £4,500 is offered. The project has several facets, including [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on JOB: Antiquarian Horological Society Postdoctoral Position

Two AHRC Collaborative PhD Studentships: histSTM @ Leeds

The Centre for the History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Leeds, in collaboration with the Science Museum Group, invites applications for two fully-funded, three-year PhD studentships (or 5 years part-time) in the history of technology and the history of medicine.  The studentships have been awarded by the Science Museums & Archives Consortium [...]

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Wellcome Hub Award: Call for Applications

Hub Award: Call for applications 2018-2020 Wellcome is now accepting applications for a new group of residents in Wellcome Collection’s 5th floor work space The Hub. The grant supports an interdisciplinary group of researchers and creative minds to collaborate on a project of up to 2 years and £1m which explores the cultural and social [...]

By | February 28th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Wellcome Hub Award: Call for Applications

BSHS Engagement Fellowships: Hosts Announced

The BSHS is delighted to have awarded our first BSHS Engagement Fellowships 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 funds the placement of Master’s or PhD students with heritage organisations and museums for the equivalent of a month’s work (timescales [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Uncategorized|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowships: Hosts Announced

Leverhulme Trust Emeritus Fellowships

The Leverhulme Trust provides funding for research projects, fellowships, studentships, bursaries and prizes; it operates across all the academic disciplines, the ambition being to support talented individuals as they realise their personal vision in research and professional training. The Trust is currently inviting applications for Emeritus Fellowships, which enable retired academics from UK institutions to [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Leverhulme Trust Emeritus Fellowships

Job: Historian of Science, Technology, and Innovation

Closes 13 November 2016. The University of Strathclyde and its Centre for the History of Health & Healthcare (CSHHH) has established itself as a leading centre for the history of health and medicine. We would like to build on this success by appointing a historian of science, technology and innovation. Although we're happy to consider [...]

By | October 20th, 2016|Engineering, History of Technology, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Science|Comments Off on Job: Historian of Science, Technology, and Innovation

Job: Postdoctoral Research Assistant: Enlightenment Architectures (x2) Early Modern Collections

Postdoctoral Research Assistant: Enlightenment Architectures (x2) Early Modern Collections: Antiquities, Science, Medicine, Natural History An exciting opportunity has arisen at the British Museum for two Postdoctoral Research Assistants to contribute to the Leverhulme Trust funded research project Enlightenment Architectures: Sir Hans Sloane’s catalogues of his collections under the Principal Investigator, Kim Sloan and Co-Investigator Julianne [...]

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BSHS Engagement Fellowship

The BSHS is delighted to be launching 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 organisations and museums for the equivalent of a month’s work (timescales [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowship

The J.B. Harley Research Fellowships in the History of Cartography

The Harley Fellowships - the only one of their kind in Europe - provide support of up to four weeks (normally at GBP 400 per week) for those, from any discipline, doing the equivalent of post-graduate level work in the historical map collections of the United Kingdom. For the period 2013-2016, in addition to the [...]

By | December 1st, 2015|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on The J.B. Harley Research Fellowships in the History of Cartography