☰ Menu
Join/Renew SHOT Contribute to SHOT

News

July 17th, 2019

CHSTM Technology Working Group: Call for Proposals

As we put together next year’s schedule of papers for discussion for the Technology Working Group of the Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM), we invite proposals for a paper for a session or to recommend someone else’s work. A quick reminder about our format: we convene simultaneously online and in Philadelphia,…

Read More

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…

Read More

April 9th, 2019

Call for Papers: Special Issue Computing Capitalisms: History, Business, and Information Technology

The IEEE Annals of the History of Computing invites submissions for a special issue titled “Computing Capitalisms.” Edited by Gerardo Con Diaz (University of California, Davis) and Devin Kennedy (Harvard University), this special issue will showcase new questions and methods in the business history of computing, broadly conceived. The history of computing has described the…

Read More

March 25th, 2019

Call for Papers: Conference Encounters and Exchanges: Exploring the history of science, technology, medicine, and mātauranga (indigenous knowledge) – Blenheim (New Zealand)

The University of Otago and the Tōtaranui 250 Trust announce a conference to take place in Blenheim, New Zealand from 1–3 December 2019. The organizers welcome papers or other forms of participation that address topics exploring the history of science, medicine, technology, and indigenous knowledge in a local or global context; either within the specific contexts…

Read More

March 20th, 2019

Call for Papers: SHOT 2019 Graduate Student Workshop at SHOT Annual Meeting Milan

SHOT ECIG is pleased to issue the Call for Papers  for the Graduate Student Workshop at the SHOT 2018 Annual Meeting to be held 24-27 October, 2019 in Milan, Italy.  SHOT invites applications from graduate students to present short papers:  (up to 10 pages, 1.5-spaced) at an intensive workshop embedded in the formal SHOT conference. The workshop…

Read More

March 20th, 2019

Auburn University: History of Technology Instructor

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…

Read More

March 20th, 2019

Eindhoven University of Technology (the Netherlands): (associate) professor sustainable mobility transitions

Introduction With mobility responsible for around 25% of the total CO2 emission—and the only sector with increasing emissions—the challenge for a transition to sustainable mobility is more pressing than ever. Smart, sustainable mobility is one of the key research areas at TU/e with a strong focus on technical innovations for fuels, cars, trucks, and data.…

Read More

March 15th, 2019

Smithsonian Institution: Museum Curator with the Smithsonian in London Program

The Smithsonian Institution invites applications for the position of Museum Curator with the Smithsonian in London Program, which is primarily a collaboration with the Victoria & Albert (V&A) museum to create a purpose-built museum and exhibition space.  The Smithsonian is looking for an early-career curator with a strong background in science, technology, engineering, and/or the…

Read More

March 1st, 2019

ICOHTEC Summer School on ‘Technology and Power’

ICOHTEC organizes a summer school on ‘Technology and Power’. It is scheduled directly before the symposium in Katowice. The Deadline for application is March 4 2019.  Lecturers:  Lino Camprubi, University of Sevilla, Spain. Technology and Globalization: Political Economy, Diplomacy and Strategy. Martina Heßler, Darmstadt Technical University, Germany Power – Powerlessness: The Ambiguity of Technology and…

Read More

March 1st, 2019

Assistant Professor – Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Charlottesville, VA

The Department of Engineering and Society (E&S) in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a non-tenure track Assistant Professor to teach courses in Science, Technology, and Society (STS) beginning in August 2019. The responsibilities of the position will be to teach three STS courses per academic…

Read More