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CfA: PostDoc and PhDs in history, philosophy, and social studies of biology

Call for Applications: 1x Post-Doc position and 2x PhD positions in history, philosophy, and social studies of biology, Department of Philosophy I, Ruhr University Bochum   The Institute of Philosophy I at the Ruhr University Bochum seeks applications for one Post-Doctoral Research Position and two PhD Student Positions in the field of history, philosophy, and [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:55:13+00:00September 18th, 2019|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on CfA: PostDoc and PhDs in history, philosophy, and social studies of biology

BJHS Preview: Issue 3 2019

Well.  How five years can zip by.  This time five years ago the people of Scotland narrowly voted to remain part of the United Kingdom.  President Obama announced the resumption of normal relations between the US and Cuba.  And the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the final part of its Fifth Assessment [...]

By |2019-11-12T15:47:03+00:00September 18th, 2019|BJHS, BJHS Preview, BSHS Announcements, News, Publications|Comments Off on BJHS Preview: Issue 3 2019

Postdoctoral Research Position in Cybersecurity Expertise

CORNELL UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY STUDIES Postdoctoral Research Position in Cybersecurity Expertise The Department of Science & Technology Studies, jointly with the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, invite applications for a postdoctoral research position focused on cybersecurity expertise, broadly construed. Anticipated start date is in August 2020, for a one-year [...]

By |2019-09-10T10:11:28+00:00September 10th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Postdoctoral Research Position in Cybersecurity Expertise

Applications Open – Assistant Professor in Feminist Biosciences (Cornell University)

Further information: http://www.bshs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Feminist-biosciences-search-ad-FINAL-2019.08.05.pdf  The Department of Science and Technology Studies (S&TS) and the Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (FGSS) Program at Cornell University invite applications for a jointly appointed tenure-track assistant professor in feminist biosciences.  We welcome applications from outstanding scholars whose work engages biosciences, biotechnology, the environment, and/or medicine, from a feminist and/or queer studies perspective. We seek [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:57:37+00:00August 15th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Applications Open – Assistant Professor in Feminist Biosciences (Cornell University)

Diseases of Modern Life Database Launch

The ERC-funded project Diseases of Modern Life: Nineteenth Century Perspectives is pleased to announce the launch of its database for researchers. The database contains a list of over 3000 references, gathered together by researchers on the project. The majority of these are primary sources, with a small selection of secondary sources which provide historical context, from [...]

By |2019-08-15T20:53:10+00:00August 15th, 2019|News, Postgraduate Resources & Advice, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Diseases of Modern Life Database Launch

Deadline Extended to 29/08/2019 – Lisa Jardine Grant (The Royal Society)

LISA JARDINE GRANT OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY -  APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 29th AUGUST (3pm) Lisa Jardine grants are available to PhD students and early career researchers in history of science, and other interdisciplinary studies combining humanities and the natural sciences. The scheme offers funding for: Extended research trips for UK and overseas-based researchers to [...]

By |2019-11-05T20:10:03+00:00August 15th, 2019|Grants, Museums, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Deadline Extended to 29/08/2019 – Lisa Jardine Grant (The Royal Society)

Call for Papers Extended: HSTM Network Ireland Annual Conference 2019

CFP Extension to August 15th History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland Annual Conference 2019 Ulster University (Belfast campus), 18-20 October 2019 Organising committee: Ruth Coon, Eugenie Scott, Michael Kinsella, Lauren Young, Stan Neal, Ian Miller The History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM) Network Ireland hosts an annual conference to promote [...]

By |2019-11-05T20:10:26+00:00August 5th, 2019|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on Call for Papers Extended: HSTM Network Ireland Annual Conference 2019

Call for Papers: Colonial Knowledges: Environment and Logistics in the Creation of Knowledge in British Colonies from 1750 to 1950

Colonial Knowledges: Environment and Logistics in the Creation of Knowledge in British Colonies from 1750 to 1950 27th-28th February 2020, University of Manchester. Keynote speaker: Professor Javed Majeed, King’s College London. The effects of colonial power dynamics on knowledge creation in the long nineteenth century and beyond are well known and have become the foundation [...]

By |2019-08-05T21:24:01+00:00August 5th, 2019|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Call for Papers: Colonial Knowledges: Environment and Logistics in the Creation of Knowledge in British Colonies from 1750 to 1950

Booking Open: Rethinking James Watt (1736 1819): Innovation, Culture and Legacy

University of Birmingham, 30th August - 1st September 2019 Booking is open for this event exploring the personal and public life, relationships, context and legacy of James Watt (1736 1819) on the 200th anniversary of his death. Further details: James Watt flyer For booking details and further information see: https://www.jameswatt2019.org If you have any [...]

By |2019-11-05T20:10:49+00:00August 5th, 2019|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Booking Open: Rethinking James Watt (1736 1819): Innovation, Culture and Legacy

BSHS OEC Project Grants – 16th August deadline

The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Engagement Committee offers grants of up to £200 to support engagement and outreach projects in the history of science. These are currently awarded on a quarterly basis. The next deadline is Friday 16th August 2019. Only BSHS members may apply for these grants. We [...]

By |2019-11-05T20:11:13+00:00July 28th, 2019|Grants, News, Outreach and Education|Comments Off on BSHS OEC Project Grants – 16th August deadline

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