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Post-doc (one year) on History and Memory of Nuclear Tests in French Polynesia

One-year post-doctoral position on History and Memory of Nuclear Tests in French Polynesia, based in Tahiti (9 months) and metropolitan France (3 months),  starting June 1st 2019, by the Maison des Sciences de l'Homme du Pacifique, Polynésie Française. For details and contacts (in French) see Fiche de poste Post doc-MSH-P For more see also: http://www.msh-reseau.fr/msh/maison-des-sciences-de-lhomme-du-pacifique-polynesie-francaise
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Call for ICOHTEC Summer School of 2019

ICOHTEC Summer School of 2019 Technology and Power University of Silesia, Poland 18 – 22 July 2019 Link: http://www.icohtec.org/w-annual-meeting/katowice-2019/summer-school/ OBJECTIVES The Third ICOHTEC Summer School in Katowice will combine the 46th ICOHTEC Symposium with a three-day intensive seminar course geared to PhD students and young post-doctoral scholars. The Summer School brings together conventional seminars and the…
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TURRIANO ICOHTEC PRIZE

The Turriano ICOHTEC Prize is an Early Career Prize for Books on the history of technology, sponsored by the Juanelo Turriano Foundation and consists of 2,500 Euro. The prize-winning book will be presented and discussed at a special session of the next ICOHTEC symposium, in Katowice, Poland, from 22-27 July 2019. An additional 500 Euro is available…
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PhD Vacancy History of Technology and Sustainbility at Eindhoven University of Technology

The Technology Innovations and Society group of Eindhoven University of Technology is searching a PhD candidate for a research project called: Drivers of ‘Sustainability’ (DOS), in Dutch-African horticulture supply chains, 1960-2020 The Ph.D. project aims at analyzing the entangled long-term dynamics of the international horticulture supply chain, through the lens of sustainability developments. To this…
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Annual Call for Proposals: Special Issues of CENTAURUS

Centaurus, the official Journal of the European Society for the History of Science, regularly publishes issues dedicated to a special theme. Recently published special issues include: Tercentenary of D’Alembert’s Birth (1717-1783): A Review of the Latest Research. The Promises of Science: Historical Perspectives. How Do Writings in the Early Astral Sciences Reveal Mathematical Practices? Scoops, Scams…
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New issue of HoST — Journal of History of Science and Technology online

HoST — Journal of History of Science and Technology is a peer-reviewed open access journal, available online, published in english by De Gruyter, as a result of a partnership between four portuguese research units (CIUHCT, CIDEHUS, Institute for Social Sciences, and Institute of Contemporary History). TABLE OF CONTENTS OF VOLUME 12.1  Opening essay by Jürgen Renn…
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Tensions of Europe Summer School 2019: Call for applications

“Towards Digital Science and Technology Studies: Challenges and Opportunities” Luxembourg, 25-27 June 2019 We live in the digital age which has a huge impact on the way we do scholarly research. For emerging careers it seems to be particularly pivotal. One the one hand, digitalization brings opportunities enlarging the methodological and thematic horizons. On the…
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