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Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships

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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 | 2018-10-12T15:56:22+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 | 2018-10-12T15:56:54+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 | 2018-10-12T16:01:46+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 | 2018-10-12T16:10:49+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 | 2018-10-12T16:21:09+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