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November 12th, 2020

Melvin Kranzberg Professorship in the History of Technology

The School of History and Sociology at Georgia Tech invites applications for the Melvin Kranzberg Professorship in the History of Technology. Candidates should possess a demonstrable international reputation in the history of technology with an outstanding publication record and a strong teaching dossier. The position is open to scholars in any subfield of the history…

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November 12th, 2020

Vacancy: Director of Curatorial Affairs (DCA)

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum (NPM) is dedicated to the preservation, study, and presentation of postal history and philately (the study of postage stamps and postal history). The National Postal Museum seeks a Director of Curatorial Affairs (DCA), located in the Curatorial Department, which leads NPM’s curatorial and research functions. The DCA provides dynamic and…

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November 12th, 2020

Linda Hall Library, 2021-22 Virtual Fellowships

The Linda Hall Library is now accepting applications for its 2021-22 fellowship program. These fellowships provide graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and independent scholars in the history of science and related STS fields with financial support to explore the Library’s outstanding science and engineering collections. The Linda Hall Library holds over half a million monograph volumes…

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July 7th, 2020

The position of Chief Curator for NASM

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/570557200 https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/570558300 The two links above are for Trust (non-federal) and Federal variants of the same job. Summary This position serves as Chief Curator of the National Air and Space Museum and oversees the Directorate of Curatorial Affairs that is comprised of three Departments: Aeronautics, Space History, and the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies.…

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November 13th, 2019

IEEE HISTORY CENTER FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES 2020

IEEE Life Member History Fellowship, 2020 – 2021  The IEEE Life Member History Fellowship supports one year of full-time graduate work, or one year of post-doctoral research for a scholar who has received his or her Ph.D. within the past four years, in the history of IEEE’s areas of interest, including Engineering, Computer Sciences and…

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July 16th, 2019

National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships 2020-21 Call for Applications

The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or one-semester residential fellowships. Mid-career, senior, and emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work from all areas of the humanities are encouraged to apply. Scholars from all parts of the globe are eligible; stipends and travel expenses are provided. Fellowship applicants must have a PhD…

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April 3rd, 2018

Auburn University: Instructor of History of Technology

The Department of History at Auburn University invites applications for one (non-tenure-track) position at the rank of Instructor. The appointee will be primarily responsible for teaching multiple sections of our two-term core undergraduate sequence in the history of technology, Technology and Civilization, but may also have the opportunity to teach courses in her/his area of…

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March 14th, 2018

New York University: Dibner Chair in History and Philosophy of Technology and Science

New York University: NYU – Domestic: Tandon School of Engineering: Technology, Culture and Society Dibner Chair in History and Philosophy of Technology and Science Location: Brooklyn, NY New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering invites nominations and applications for the Dibner Family Chair in History and Philosophy of Technology and Science. New York University (NYU)…

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March 7th, 2018

SHOT NASA Fellowship 2018

The NASA Fellowship in the History of Space Technology, offered by SHOT and supported by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) History Division, will, funding pending, fund one predoctoral or postdoctoral fellow for up to one academic year to undertake a research project related to the history of space technology. The fellowship may support…

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