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Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships

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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

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

CFA: BSHS Communication Officer

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 9 JULY AT 4PM! The British Society for the History of Science is looking for a part-time BSHS Communications Officer.  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 the strategic aims of the Society, notably in [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:12+00:00 June 12th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on CFA: BSHS Communication Officer

CFA: Postdoctoral Researcher in the History of Medicine and/or Technology

Postdoctoral researcher, “history of medicine and/or technology” at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Department Technology and Society Studies, Maastricht University 1.00 fte, 3 years Applicants are invited for a 3-year postdoctoral position within the project “Making clinical sense: A comparative study of how doctors learn in digital times”. The project is funded by [...]

By | 2017-06-02T11:16:15+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on CFA: Postdoctoral Researcher in the History of Medicine and/or Technology

Research Associate Job: Towards a Sensory History of the Modern Hospital, Bristol

The University-funded project Better by Design: Towards a Sensory History of the Modern Hospital invites applications to a fixed-funded (12 months), part-time (0.3 FTE) Research Associate position.  Can sensory history provide new insights into spaces of physical illness and recovery? How have cultural, individual and medical concerns historically shaped experiences of sights, sounds, smells, tastes and touch [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:13+00:00 April 30th, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Research Associate Job: Towards a Sensory History of the Modern Hospital, Bristol

Call for Expressions of Interest: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships

Call for expressions of interest for the submission of Marie Sklodowska-Curie proposals - History of Nuclear Energy and Society Deadline: 15 June 2017 ·       Job Summary: Dr. Albert Presas i Puig, established at the Department of Humanities of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona), offers two positions for candidates interested in submitting a proposal for the Marie [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:13+00:00 April 30th, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Call for Expressions of Interest: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships

JOB: Curator of Art Collections, Science Museum

CURATOR OF ART COLLECTIONS Do you have experience of working in a museum or art gallery and are you looking for your next career move? Do you have a broad knowledge of the history of art in relation to science, technology and medicine? Are you driven by a desire to share your knowledge and experience [...]

By | 2017-04-30T14:47:41+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News|Comments Off on JOB: Curator of Art Collections, Science Museum

Funded PhD project: Health and Healing at the Hanoverian Court

The Professor Sir Richard Trainor PhD Scholarships 2017-18 Project Title: Beyond the Madness of King George: Health and Healing at the Hanoverian Court Partner Organisations: Royal Library and Royal Archives, Historic Royal Palaces, Royal College of Surgeons, Science Museum King’s is now inviting applications for one of the Professor Sir Richard Trainor PhD Scholarships in [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:14+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Funded PhD project: Health and Healing at the Hanoverian Court

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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:14+00:00 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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:15+00:00 March 6th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on JOB: Antiquarian Horological Society Postdoctoral Position