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Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships

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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

Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

The Bakken (Minneapolis, MN) awards short-term fellowships and travel grants to scholars and artists to support research using The Bakken’s library and artifact collections. The subject of the collections is the history of electricity and magnetism (with a focus on their roles in the life sciences and medicine) and include approximately 11,000 books, journals, and [...]

By | 2014-10-01T15:33:31+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Grants, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Physics|Comments Off on Announcement: Support for Research at The Bakken: Research Travel Grant and Visiting Research Fellowship

AHRC fully-funded PhD at MOSI and University of Leeds

AHRC-funded Collaborative PhD studentship, available from October 2014 at University of Leeds/Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester (Science Museum Group) Supervisors: Graeme Gooday (Leeds) and Alice Cliff (MOSI) Danger – High Voltage: the rise of megavolt electricity supply in 20th century Britain How did urban and rural publics respond to the risks and opportunities presented [...]

By | 2014-03-07T15:13:26+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on AHRC fully-funded PhD at MOSI and University of Leeds

AHRC PhD Studentships in the School of Philosophy, Religion, and History of Science at the University of Leeds for 2014-2015

Following the announcement that the White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) has received £19m from the AHRC to establish a Doctoral Training Partnership that will create over 300 PhD studentships and join the expertise of the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York, we are delighted to announce a range of AHRC-funded PhD [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:40+00:00 December 20th, 2013|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on AHRC PhD Studentships in the School of Philosophy, Religion, and History of Science at the University of Leeds for 2014-2015

Two 3-year Postdocs Berlin

Call for Applications Postdoctoral Fellowships in History of Science / History of Medicine, Berlin Applications are invited for two postdoctoral fellowships to be held for up to three years from 1 April 2014 or 1 October 2014 at the Institute for the History of Medicine, Charité Berlin, in the research project “Ways of Writing: How [...]

By | 2013-12-20T12:33:46+00:00 December 20th, 2013|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships|Comments Off on Two 3-year Postdocs Berlin