Historians of science, technology and medicine are invited to compete for Junior Research Fellowships offered by Imperial College London. This is a college-wide competition, in which 20 fellowships will be awarded to top early-career researchers across a range of disciplines. They offer three years free from teaching and administration, plus a competitive salary and research expenses.

Applicants must have an upper second or first class undergraduate degree with a PhD or equivalent. They should normally have between 2 and 4 years postdoctoral experience. Closing date for applications is 30 November 2008. Applications must be backed by a College sponsor who will act as mentor and help fellows to develop their research. Post-doctoral scholars interested in applying for this competition should contact one of the three potential sponsors in HSTM: Professor David Edgerton ([email protected]) Dr Andrew Mendelsohn ([email protected] Dr Abigail Woods ([email protected]) For details of the scheme, see: http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/juniorresearchfellowships For details of the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, see http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/historyofscience