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June 22nd, 2021

recently published article: Energy justice within, between and beyond European community energy initiatives: A review.

Natascha van Bommel and Johanna Höffken (Eindhoven University of Technology) are happy to share with you their recently published article: Energy justice within, between and beyond European community energy initiatives: A review. Intro: European policy efforts stimulate both the emergence of community energy initiatives, and a just transition towards a low-carbon energy system. One of…

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April 14th, 2021

Call For Papers Special Interest Group in Computing, Information, and Society Virtual Conference 23-25 September 2021

This year, SIGCIS [SHOT’s Special Interest Group in Computing, Information, and Society] is holding its annual conference virtually, Sept 23-25, 2021. SIGCIS 2021 is an open call for any and all work related to the history of computing and information systems, broadly imagined. The SIGCIS community is especially welcoming of new directions in research and…

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April 8th, 2021

Vacancy: The History of Science Society seeks a visionary Executive Director

As the History of Science Society looks towards its second century, the next Executive Director (ED) will be charged with advancing the Society’s mission in a global context. The successful candidate will ensure that the Society sustains a vibrant scholarly community and acts as an effective advocate for the history of science. The ED will…

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March 30th, 2021

Vacancies at College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences’s: two faculty positions to advance transdisciplinary research, teaching, and public engagement

The College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech seeks to fill two faculty positions to advance transdisciplinary research, teaching, and public engagement: (1) Cyber Technology and Policy and (2) Data, Equity, and Diversity. Both positions will actively contribute to at least one of the supporting Destination Areas (+ Policy; Data and Decisions;…

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March 27th, 2021

CfP German Society for the History of Technology and Science (GTG & GWMT) annual meeting, 17.-19.9.2021, Vienna: “Scales, Norms, and Limit Values”.

Call for Papers | Call for panels: The German Society for the History of Technology (GTG) and the Society for the History of Science, Medicine and Technology (GWMT) announce the topic of their joint annual conference in Vienna. Scales, Norms, and Limit Values in Times of (Digital) Change Technical Museum Vienna | University of Vienna,…

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February 24th, 2021

The TOD-IS-RUR consortium offers 10 Early Stage Researcher (ESR) positions, with starting dates 01/09/2021 and 01/10/2021.

The Innovative Training Network (ITN) Transit Oriented Development for Inclusive and Sustainable Rural-Urban Regions (TOD-IS-RUR) is currently recruiting 10 Early Stage Researchers. TOD-IS-RUR is looking for talented and motivated candidates with the skills, knowledge and enthusiasm to help the Innovative Training Network (ITN) make significant research contributions to the scientific and societal challenge of countering sprawl…

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February 15th, 2021

Read the latest research and book reviews in Technology and Culture!

                  October 2020, Vol 61, No 4 Special Issue Manufacturing Modernity: Innovations in Early Modern Europe Manufacturing Modernity: Innovations in Early Modern Europe—An Introduction | Adam Lucas A Politics of Intellectual Property: Creating a Patent System in Revolutionary France | Jérôme Baudry Illuminated Publics: Representations of Street…

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February 9th, 2021

Call for Papers: Childbirth Technologies & Techniques (deadline March 15 2021)

Call for Papers: Childbirth Technologies & Techniques (deadline March 15 2021) Editors: Dr. Scottie Hale Buehler, University of Texas at Austin Dr. Margaret Carlyle, University of British Columbia Okanagan Open Call for Papers: The editors invite contributions of articles to a special journal issue focusing on the technological culture of childbirth broadly defined. We are…

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January 13th, 2021

Call for Papers: Special Issue on the IT of Demography: Analyzing Population Dynamics with Computers

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing seeks submissions for a special issue of IEEE Annals of the History of Computing titled “The IT of Demography: Analyzing Population Dynamics with Computers.” : https://www.computer.org/digital-library/magazines/an/call-for-papers-special-issue-on-the-it-of-demography-analyzing-population-dynamics-with-computers. The deadline for submissions is March 31.

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September 24th, 2020

SHOT 2020 Virtual Forum: Special offer The Scholars Choice

Scholar’s Choice will not be present at the Virtual Book Exhibit. However, during the SHOT 2020 Virtual Forum you can now buy a selection of books from 9 publishers with a special discount. Find the offers here: SHOT 2020 Virtual Forum The Scholars Choice Book Selection

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