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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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April 7th, 2021

American Council of Learned Societies Opens 2021 Leading Edge Fellowship Competition

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is proud to announce a call for applications for its Leading Edge Fellowship program. This current competition round is made possible by the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Leading Edge Fellowship program provides one-year fellowships to recent humanities PhDs in the humanities and humanistic social sciences as they…

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April 7th, 2021

CBHA/ACHA TALKS 14 April 2021: 150 YEARS OF CANADIAN BANKING AND A LOOK INTO THE FUTURE

The Canadian Business History Association – l’association canadienne pour l’histoire des affaires (BHA/ACHA) organizes the webinar: 150 YEARS OF CANADIAN BANKING AND A LOOK INTO THE FUTURE Date: Wednesday April 14th, 2021 Time: 2:00 pm EST The Canadian Banking System has a stellar international reputation. This is NOT because of recent developments but rather it…

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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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March 17th, 2021

Position of Lecturer or Teaching Specialist (DOQ) for the 2021-22 academic year available at University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is seeking a Lecturer or Teaching Specialist (DOQ) for the 2021-22 academic year. This position will teach undergraduate courses in Technology and Medicine in Modern America (HMED 3075) and Healthcare in History II (HMED 3002), plus one additional course, and contribute to the History of Medicine Program’s service to the Medical School…

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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

Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position: historical perspectives on sustainability transitions (Eindhoven, the Netherlands)

Eindhoven University of Technology’s School of Innovation Sciences is now hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor to research and teach long-term, historical perspectives on sustainability transitions, e.g. socio-technical energy transitions and/or mobility transitions. Candidates preferably have an affinity with the history of technology & socio-technical change and the booming field of sustainability transition studies. Deadline for…

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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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