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 Proposals: Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL) Program – National Science Foundation

Deadline: September 18th 2018

This funding partnership between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) supports projects to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages. Made urgent by the imminent death of roughly half of the approximately 7000 currently used languages, this effort aims to exploit advances in information technology to build computational infrastructure for endangered language research. The program supports projects that contribute to data management and archiving, and to the development of the next generation of researchers. Due September 18, 2018. Continue reading


Call for Papers: The Mathematization of Natural Philosophy

Deadline: March 15th 2018

Journal of the Early Modern Studies is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal, dedicated to the exploration of the interactions between philosophy, science and religion in Early Modern Europe. JEMS publishes high-quality articles reporting results of research in intellectual history, history of philosophy and history … 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


Call for Applications: Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study-Lorentz Center Theme Group

Deadline: March 1st 2018

The Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS) and the Lorentz Center will be accepting pre-proposal applications for NIAS-Lorentz Theme Groups. The NIAS-Lorentz Program promotes innovative interdisciplinary research that brings together perspectives from the social sciences and humanities on the one … Continue reading


Call for Applications: 2018 Center for Science and Society Seed Grants

Deadline: February 23rd 2018

Eligibility: All full-time junior faculty, and graduate and undergraduate students at Columbia University and Barnard College Amount of Award: $1,500 – $3,000 Deadline: Friday, February 23, 2018 The Center for Science and Society at Columbia University (CSS) invites proposals for … Continue reading


Call for Proposals: The Center for the Study of Social Difference at Columbia University

Deadline: February 1st 2018

The Center for the Study of Social Difference at Columbia University (CSSD) brings together faculty in humanities, law, social sciences, medicine and the arts, as well as artists and practitioners in the New York area and beyond, to investigate problems … Continue reading


Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Associate, The Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics at Yale University

Deadline: January 31st 2018

The Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics at Yale University seeks a person with interest and expertise in Economics and History for a postdoctoral position. The appointment will begin in July of 2018 and continue until June of 2019. The primary … Continue reading


Call for Proposals: Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study-Lorentz Center Workshops

Deadline: January 30th 2018

The Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS) and the Lorentz Center is accepting applications for: 1) NIAS-Lorentz Workshops (NLW) for research that bridges the divide between humanities/social sciences and the natural/technological sciences 2) SSH Workshops, which only significantly involves disciplines … Continue reading