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Hosts wanted for 2020 BSHS Engagement Fellows

The British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) is delighted to announce the fourth round of scheme to support small and local museums, archives, galleries and libraries whose collections can be linked to themes in the history of science, technology, engineering and medicine. The aim of the scheme is to support heritage organisations [...]

Photographing the Air with the Marconi Photographic Section: BSHS Engagement Fellowship

In the first post about our 2019 BSHS Engagement Fellowships, Lewis C. Smith, PhD student at the University of Essex, and Richard Anderson, Archives and Collections Lead at Essex Record Office, Chelmsford, describe the work Lewis did on the archives of the Marconi Company. That work will feed into a project to digitise the [...]

‘Materia Medica’: British Society for the History of Pharmacy Annual Conference, 27th – 29th March 2020

'Materia Medica': British Society for the History of Pharmacy Annual Conference Manchester, 27th-29th March 2020 Registration is free for students For more information on the programme and booking please follow the link: https://www.bshp.org/events/ShowEvent.asp?E=31 Or contact the conference organiser Briony Hudson at [email protected]

By |2020-01-07T14:39:41+00:00January 7th, 2020|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on ‘Materia Medica’: British Society for the History of Pharmacy Annual Conference, 27th – 29th March 2020

Repatriation, a short guide to some of the resources

By Johanna Parker Anyone working in collecting institutions that contain human remains are likely to have encountered the debates around repatriation.  I have worked in the area for many years as both a government employee and as part of my studies and I am often asked who are the key writers in [...]

By |2020-02-19T20:23:24+00:00January 7th, 2020|News, Postgraduate Resources & Advice, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Repatriation, a short guide to some of the resources

Hans Rausing Scholarships at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (King’s College London)

The Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at (CHoSTM) at King's College London invites applications for Hans Rausing Scholarships to begin in October 2020.  The scholarships are available to students from overseas, the EU, and the UK to study the history of science and/or technology at Masters and PhD-level at the [...]

By |2019-11-20T14:46:26+00:00November 20th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Hans Rausing Scholarships at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (King’s College London)

BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020 (Leeds)

The next BSHS Postgraduate Conference will take place at the University of Leeds, 1 - 3 April 2020. The conference welcomes papers from graduate students working in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine or in disciplines whose work touches on any area of HSTM; please visit the conference website for full details. (Deadline 5th [...]

By |2020-01-04T12:59:07+00:00November 5th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020 (Leeds)

BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

💻🌍🎓🔬🔭💉 The British Society for the History of Science held our first ever digital conference on Wednesday 12th February 2020, using the social media platform Twitter. The theme was 'Global and International Histories of STEM'. Thank you to everyone who joined the conversation! All of the papers are collated here for easy access  Click [...]

By |2020-02-19T15:37:51+00:00October 1st, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

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

How to Present at a Conference

By Jemma Houghton Follow @PlantHistorian Conferences are a great place to share your research, get feedback, and network in your academic community. However, it can be nerve-wracking to present for the first time… or even the second, tenth or hundredth time! The key is to be well-prepared. Here are some tips to [...]

By |2019-06-05T18:25:20+00:00April 8th, 2019|Blog, Postgraduate Resources & Advice, Postgraduates|Comments Off on How to Present at a Conference

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