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August 20th, 2018

Call for art for 2019 “genetic futures” exhibit

The NCSU Libraries, NC State’s Genetic Engineering and Society Center (GES), and the Gregg Museum of Art & Design have issued a public call for art for the upcoming exhibition Art’s Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping our Genetic Futures. Planned for fall 2019, the multi-site exhibition will be held simultaneously at the Gregg…

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August 20th, 2018

National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships 2019-20: 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. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT, October 17, 2018. Download the Call for Applications 2018. Information can also be found…

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August 20th, 2018

Department of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara: Tenure-track assistant professor

The Department of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor whose work focuses on technologies of globalization, beginning July 1, 2019. Apply by October 1, 2018 for primary consideration. Position open until filled. We seek a scholar with expertise in technologies that drive globalization across a…

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August 20th, 2018

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science & Technology Studies Academic Years 2019 – 2021 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

With the sponsorship of the Society for the Humanities, the Department of Science & Technology Studies invites applications for a two-year Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship position beginning July 1, 2019. The fellowship offers a stipend of $53,000/year. Cornell’s Department of Science & Technology Studies seeks research projects relating to the topic of public health. Even a…

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August 20th, 2018

The Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology at the University of Toronto (Canada): Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Science and Technology Studies

The Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IHPST) at the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the area of Science and Technology Studies (STS) at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2019. Candidates must hold a PhD in STS, history of…

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August 6th, 2018

SHOT Elections 2018 – Vote now

SHOT-ELECTIONS 2018 Vote online until October 10 via the ONLINE BALLOT. This year’s ballot includes candidates for the Executive Council, Vice President (President Elect), Treasurer, Nominating Committee, and Editorial Committee. The Executive Council is SHOT’s governing board and works with the Society’s officers to plan and set policy. Members of the Council serve for three…

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August 6th, 2018

SHOT Newsletter 31 July 2018

Newsletter July, 31 July 2018   Contents President’s Message – Page 1 SHOT-Elections 2018 – Page 2 SHOT-Ballot – Page 9 Constitutional Amendments – Page 10 Annual Meeting in St. Louis – Page 12 President’s Message Dear SHOT Members, This Newsletter brings crucial information for us all. It lists the names of the slate of…

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July 16th, 2018

School of History and Sociology, Georgia Institute of Technology: Faculty position assistant or associate professor

The School of History and Sociology at Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of assistant or associate professor. We are especially interested in applications in sociology of technology or sociology of science, with a preference for sociology of technology. Candidates whose work includes areas outside the United States…

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May 29th, 2018

SHOT Privacy Policy

With the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Data (where some of our society data is held and processed), we have created a new Privacy Policy page here.  If you have any questions about how your personal data is stored and processed by SHOT, please do not hesitate to get in…

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May 25th, 2018

SHOT-IHNS-CNSM Workshop Hangzhou: Craft and Innovation in Modern Societies

Hangzhou, 1-3 June 2018 Following on a highly successful SHOT-sponsored workshop on Craft and innovation held in Chennai, India in 2016, this workshop on Craft and innovation in modern societies, co-sponsored by China’s national Institute for the History of Natural Sciences (IHNS), the China National Silk Museum (CNSM) and the international Society for the History…

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