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PhD in History of experimental sciences, of the sciences of the universe, or of the environmental sciences at University of Paris

PhD History of experimental sciences, of the sciences of the universe, or of the environmental sciences

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TEACHING ASSOCIATE IN HISTORY OF MODERN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY

Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge

TEACHING ASSOCIATE IN HISTORY OF MODERN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY

Salary: £27,319–£35,646 pa, limit of tenure: 2 years

The Department seeks to appoint a two-year Teaching Associate in History of Modern Medicine and Biology funded by a Wellcome Trust Strategic Award on the theme ‘Generation to Reproduction’

Director Search: Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies

Director Search: Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies

The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies at the University of British Columbia is seeking applications for a new Director.

NSF -Funded Postdoctoral Research Associate: "Assessing Assessments"

NSF -Funded Postdoctoral Research Associate: "Assessing Assessments"

"Assessing Assessments" is a multiyear, collaborative project on the history of scientific assessments, funded by the National Science Foundation.  The goal is to understand how scientists involved in formal assessments make the judgments they do. The primary focus on the assessment of earth science relevant to public policy. The project currently seeks a post-doctoral research associate to study the assessment process at the U.S. National Academy of Sciences.

Post-Doc World History of Science

The World History Center (www.worldhistory.pitt.edu) and the Department of History (www.history.pitt.edu) at the University of Pittsburgh seek applicants, pending budgetary approval, for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in World History of Science beginning fall 2011.

 

This position is supported by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Call for Applications: Ischia Summer School on the History of Life Sciences: Biology and the Public

Call for Applications: Ischia Summer School on the History of Life Sciences: Biology and the Public

The Twelfth Ischia Summer School on the History of the Life Sciences will be held at
‘Villa Dohrn’, Ischia, Italy, 26 June – 3 July 2011.

The themes is Biology and the Public: Participation and Exclusion from the Renaissance to the Present Day.