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November 14th, 2022

Proposed amendments SHOT Constitution Approved

The proposed Amendments of the SHOT Constitution have been approved unanimously by the SHOT members present at the SHOT Business Meeting –  Creating SHOT’s Future: A Community Meeting – in New Orleans on 12 November 2022. The amended constitution will be posted on the website shortly.

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November 13th, 2022

SHOT Award and Fellowship Winners 2022

SHOT is pleased to announce the 2022 Award and Fellowship winners. The prizes were officially announced during the SHOT Awards and Fellowships Event at the SHOT Annual Meeting in New Orleans (Louisiana, USA) on 12 November 2022. You can read all citations here. Leonardo da Vinci Medal 2022 Donald MacKenzie, University of Edinburgh Kranzberg Dissertation…

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October 27th, 2022

Tenure-line Faculty – Open Rank – Science, Technology, and Society (STS) – Technoscience and Social Impact (Fall 2023)

Tenure-line Faculty – Open Rank – Science, Technology, and Society (STS) – Technoscience and Social Impact   The Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Department at Colby College invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-line appointment in Science, Technology, and Society (STS), with particular teaching and research interests in Technoscience and Social Impact, starting in the fall…

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October 27th, 2022

Robotics and AI: New Perspectives (FREE four day webinar series, 1-4 November 2022

Robotics and AI: New Perspectives A four-day webinar series convened by the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation November 1, 2, 3, and 4, 2022 | 1:00-2:30pm ET daily   FREE Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/cc/robotics-and-ai-new-perspectives-1194879 Details: https://invention.si.edu/robotics-and-ai-new-perspectives   From industrial robots to Siri, and autonomous vehicles to C-3PO, we have integrated robots and…

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October 1st, 2022

AJI call for applications for a one-day book manuscript workshop

The Ann Johnson Institute (AJI) for Science, Technology and Society at the University of South Carolina welcomes applications for a one-day book manuscript workshop to be held in the Winter/Spring Term 2024. In its fourth year, these annual workshops target individuals at any career stage who have not previously published a monograph. We are happy to…

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September 27th, 2022

MIT position in Chinese Language and Culture

MIT position in Chinese Language and Culture The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS), at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor specializing in Chinese Language and Culture, beginning July 1, 2023, or on a mutually agreed date thereafter. The appointment would be in one…

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September 11th, 2022

“travelling” exhibit “Imaging Women in the Space Age” (org. New York)

The exhibit “Imaging Women in the Space Age” which originated at the New York Hall of Science and was also shown at James Madison University is now available to travel to other universities and museums. The exhibit features framed photographic images of  female astronauts, pioneering women aviators,  and space women in films, television, and fashion.…

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September 7th, 2022

Call for nominations for the various NCPH awards (public historians)

NCPH awards recognize excellence in the diverse ways public historians apply their skills to the world around us. The purpose of the award program is to promote professionalism and best practices among public historians and to raise awareness about their activities. Submissions for the Book Award are due November 1, 2022; all other awards (the…

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September 7th, 2022

School of International Service (SIS) at American University (AU) has a tenure-line position (Assistant Professor) beginning August 1, 2023.

The School of International Service (SIS) at American University (AU) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line position in Cybersecurity at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2023.   We welcome applicants whose research focuses on cybersecurity, international relations, and national security policy. Debates over cyberspace involve a range of issues, including intelligence, military…

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