Banff, July 21, 2013 - August 3, 2013. Application deadline: March 31, 2013
Science Communications 2013
Faculty: Jay Ingram - Program Chair, Mary Anne Moser - Director, Rob Davidson, Maggie Koerth-Baker, Henry Kowalski, John Rennie
Program dates: July 21 - August 4, 2013
Application deadline: March 31, 2013
“The program gives you a new way of seeing science… and yourself.”
Carolyn Brown, Science Communications alumnus
15 March 2013: Novel Tech Ethics Post-Doc for one year, renewable up to two years, on a(CIHR) grant, Emerging Health Researchers and the Commercialization of Academic Science.
Overview: We are seeking a Post-Doctoral Fellow (PDF) to work for one year, renewable up to two years, on a research project funded through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) grant, Emerging Health Researchers and the Commercialization of Academic Science.
The institute will take place between Sunday, July 14 and Saturday, July 20, on the shores of Lake Huron.
Each year the Rotman Summer Institute brings graduate students together with exceptional faculty from around the world to focus on a topic of special interest.
This year’s institute is aimed at fostering an understanding of conceptual issues in the foundations of statistical mechanics. The goal for students is to come away from the course prepared to engage the philosophical literature on the foundations of statistical mechanics at a professional level.
The deadline to be considered for funding is 18th February 2013
The department of philosophy at Durham University will award two fully funded AHRC PhD studentships (fees+maintenance) in the 2013-14 cycle. We will consider eligible candidates in any field of Philosophy that complements the expertise of our staff's research expertise in:
History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine
Interested in a year's masters study in London, and a chance to work with exceptional museum collections in London such as the National Maritime Museum and the Science Museum?
UCL is proud to announce the launch of new MSc programmes. (I say "new", but they draw on decades of experience teaching large and popular masters courses in the history, philosophy and sociology of science, most recently with our friends and colleagues at Imperial College)
The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at the University of
Calgary invites applications and nominations for a Canada Research Chair -
Tier II position in the History of Energy. The successful applicant will
be appointed at the assistant or associate professor level. He or she will
join a department of twenty-five faculty members and more than fifty
graduate students who work on diverse areas of history (hist.ucalgary.ca).
Calgary is the centre of the Canadian energy industry, and the research
Aims to better prepare a future generation for inter- and transdisciplinary evolution research by providing courses on cutting edge research in biological and sociocultural evolutionary sciences
Registration is now open for the 1st International Winter School on Evolution. Courses are open to
international Master, PhD and Post-doctoral students in the exact, life, human and sociocultural evolutionary sciences.
ABOUT THE COURSES
The Centre for Knowledge Integration (CKI) at the University of Waterloo invites applications from across the academic disciplines for a faculty position at the level of Assistant (tenure-track) or Associate (tenured) Professor. While the disciplinary background is open, it is essential that applicants have an interest in interdisciplinary collaboration, teaching, and/or scholarship. Candidates should also have a demonstrated track record of excellent teaching and scholarship within their discipline, appropriate to the level of