Job Opportunity: Graduate Assistant – Center for Social Difference, Columbia University

Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

The Center for Social Difference at Columbia University is seeking Graduate Assistant for the 2017-18 academic year. The assistant will be paid an annual stipend of $4,000.
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Invitation for submissions: New online platform for the Society for the History of Technology

Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Technology’s Stories, SHOT’s site for open-access scholarship on the history of technology invites submissions for their newly designed site. Technology’s Stories aims to engage scholars, students, and the interested general public with the usable past-that is, with stories that can help us make sense of contemporary technological challenges and aspirations. Continue reading


Call for Applications: Project Manager, Center for Science and Society

Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

The Center for Science and Society seeks a Project Manager to support activities, events, research, and administrative duties of the Center. Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Lecturer History of Science, Technology, Medicine, Environment, or Quantitative/Computational History – Department of History at University of California, Berkeley

Deadline: March 9th 2018

The Department of History at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach courses primarily in the History of Science (broadly defined) and Quantitative/Computational History should an opening arise. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the department. Positions may range from 16% to 100% time, which would translate to 1 to 6 courses over a two semester academic year. Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Adjunct – NYU Department of Technology, Culture, and Society

Deadline: December 31st 2017

The Department of Technology, Culture and Society at NYU Tandon School of Engineering is seeking PhDs in anthropology, sociology, STS, history of science, or related fields to teach the following classes in fall 2017. Recent graduates and exceptional ABDs (with … Continue reading


Call for Applications: Fellowship in the History of Knowledge, German Historical Institute

Deadline: December 1st 2017

The German Historical Institute, Washington, DC, is now accepting applications for a 6- to 12-month Fellowship in The History of Knowledge. Potential projects could focus on (but are not limited to) the following areas: the dynamics of knowledge transfer, communication and dissemination (or restriction) of knowledge, the preservation, collection, and curation of knowledge, and the transformative nature of knowledge and its impact on societies. It is essential that the proposed research projects make use of historical methods and engage with the relevant historiography. The fellowship term begins September 1, 2018. Continue reading


Call for Applications: 2018 Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience

Deadline: November 27th 2017

Applications are now open for the 2018 Presidential Scholars Postdoctoral Scholars Program. Deadline: November 27, 2017. Continue reading


NSF Interdisciplinary Grants on the Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems

Deadline: November 21st 2017

The Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH) Program supports interdisciplinary research that examines human and natural system processes and the complex interactions among human and natural systems at diverse scales. Research projects to be supported by CNH must include analyses of four different components: (1) the dynamics of a natural system; (2) the dynamics of a human system; (3) the processes through which the natural system affects the human system; and (4) the processes through which the human system affects the natural system. CNH also supports research coordination networks (CNH-RCNs) designed to facilitate activities that promote future research by broad research communities that will include all four components necessary for CNH funding. Continue reading


Call for Applications: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, History of Modern American Medicine – Harvard University

Deadline: October 16th 2017

The Department of the History of Science at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of modern American (twentieth century) medicine. Continue reading


Call for Applications: NSAS Workshops – Neuroeconomics of Simple Choice and Uncertainty: October 16 – 20, 2017

Deadline: October 15th 2017

Chaire: John O’Doherty, California Institute of Technology. The Workshops at the Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies in Certosa di Pontignano, Italy are carefully designed and orchestrated to maximize the potential for interaction between the faculty and participants in a very friendly and unintimidating manner. Applications accepted until workshop filled. Continue reading