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CfA: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020

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 click here to view the full Call for Applications (Deadline [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:31:30+00:00November 5th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on CfA: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2020

Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Instructor in Early Modern Natural Philosophy

Postdoctoral Instructor in Early Modern Natural Philosophy The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (The Huntington) invite applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Instructorship under their joint research program, The Research Institute for the History of Science and [...]

By |2019-11-05T19:26:41+00:00November 5th, 2019|Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News|Comments Off on Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Instructor in Early Modern Natural Philosophy

Free Public Maths Lectures – Gresham College

Gresham College presents a 'Mathematics in the 21st Century', a series of free public maths lectures by Professor of Geometry Chris Budd. The series will cover the application of maths to voting, curing cancer, to art, and computing; Budd will also look at great Mathematical Myths like those around the Golden Ratio, and Equations [...]

By |2019-11-05T18:31:15+00:00November 5th, 2019|News, Seminars & Public Lectures|Comments Off on Free Public Maths Lectures – Gresham College

The fifteenth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science

The fifteenth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will be held at the University of Sheffield from Wednesday 15 April until Friday 17 April 2020. Keynote speakers will be Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell (Oxford), Professor Martin Willis (Cardiff), and Professor Angela Wright (Sheffield). The BSLS invites proposals for 20-minute papers, panels [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:56:57+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News|Comments Off on The fifteenth annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science

Call for Abstracts: BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

💻🌍🎓🔬🔭💉 The British Society for the History of Science is delighted to announce our first digital conference, using the social media platform Twitter. This one-day conference on the theme of Global and International Histories of STEM will take place one Wednesday 12th February 2020, and is a great chance to get creative! ⌨️📝✉️⏰ We encourage potential [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:34:07+00:00October 1st, 2019|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, Postgraduates|Comments Off on Call for Abstracts: BSHS Twitter Conference #BSHSGlobalHist

Climate Strike: BSHS digital stop

On 20 September BSHS is standing with young climate strikers in their global #ClimateStrike on the streets with a digital stop.  We demand an end to the age of fossil fuels and business as usual.  We ask our leaders to put in place systems and laws that will enable citizens to achieve net zero [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:59:14+00:00September 18th, 2019|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on Climate Strike: BSHS digital stop

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)

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