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Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships

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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 [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:15+00:00 March 1st, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Two AHRC Collaborative PhD Studentships: histSTM @ Leeds

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 | 2017-04-10T09:31:33+00:00 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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 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 [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 October 14th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Job: Postdoctoral Research Assistant: Enlightenment Architectures (x2) Early Modern Collections

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 | 2017-11-10T09:53:22+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on The J.B. Harley Research Fellowships in the History of Cartography

Fully-Funded AHRC Collaborative PhD Studentship

Applications are invited for an AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA), supervised jointly at the University of Nottingham and the Royal Geographical Society (with the IBG). The title of the PhD studentship, one of two CDAs made by the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership (CDP) between the RGS-IBG and the Royal Society of London, is Ancients and [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 February 26th, 2015|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, University of Nottingham|Comments Off on Fully-Funded AHRC Collaborative PhD Studentship

Fully-funded PhD on ‘Evolution and the Hygienic City’, Queen’s University Belfast

Applications are invited for a 3-year fully funded interdisciplinary PhD project on ‘Evolution and the Hygienic City: Darwinian medicine in fin-de-siècle Belfast' beginning October 2015 and based at Queen's University Belfast. The project will examine the arguments and activities of an influential group of medical practitioners who advocated public health measures strongly shaped by evolutionary [...]

By | 2014-12-23T02:42:29+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Queen's University Belfast|Comments Off on Fully-funded PhD on ‘Evolution and the Hygienic City’, Queen’s University Belfast

Call for Applications: Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience at Columbia University in the City of New York

Columbia University is pleased to announce three postdoctoral positions for researchers who have earned the doctorate, or its equivalent, in a humanities or social science discipline—such as psychiatry, psychology, public health, law, history, economics, literature, philosophy, anthropology, sociology, journalism, music and the arts—and who have extensive acquaintance with and critical understanding of neuroscience research.  These [...]

By | 2014-12-23T02:32:57+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|Columbia, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Call for Applications: Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience at Columbia University in the City of New York