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Fellowships & Postdocs

Post-Doctoral positions, Institute for Research and Innovation in Society (IFRIS), France

Deadline: March 31 2015

Deadline: March 31, 2015 (step one) and April 13, 2015 (step two)

Five (5) post-doctoral positions are available at the Institute for Research and Innovation in Society (http://ifris.org).

IFRIS welcomes science, technology and society scholars in all the social sciences: history, sociology, ...

Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow in Nursing and the Humanities, Emory University

Deadline: March 31 2015

The Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing seeks qualified tenure track or tenure eligible faculty candidates for "Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow in Nursing and the Humanities". Qualified candidates should have be engaged in scholarly programs studying aspects of nursing and ...

Hixon-Riggs Early Career Fellowship in Science and Technology Studies, Harvey Mudd College

Deadline: March 10 2015

Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, California) is looking for an early career scholar in Science and Technology Studies, who works in the area of “techno-science and expert cultures.” We invite scholars whose work draws on anthropology, communication, history, media studies, philosophy, cultural ...

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Social Studies of Clinical Trials, University of North Carolina at Chapel

Deadline: March 01 2015

Description: Applications are now being accepted to fill a postdoctoral fellowship as part of the HealthyVOICES Project, an NIH-funded study investigating the participation of healthy volunteers in pharmaceutical Phase I clinical trials. The position is part of a five-year longitudinal study to ...

Postdoc for Cosmopolitanism in Science project, Dalhousie University

Deadline: March 02 2015

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Science and Technology Studies (STS) / History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, Medicine (HPSTM)
University of King’s College / Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
Duration: 1 year, with option to renew for second year pending budget and project restrictions and ...

Postdoc in Learning Ethnographies of New Engineers, Northwestern University

Learning Ethnographies of New Engineers (LENE)
NSF REAL grant 2014-2016

Northwestern University seeks applicants for a post-doctoral research fellow for up to two and a half academic years, starting in Winter 2015. This is a research fellowship working with Principal Investigator Reed Stevens ...

Postdoc, Cosmopolitanism in Science project, Dalhousie University

Deadline: March 02 2015

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Science and Technology Studies (STS) / History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, Medicine (HPSTM)
University of King’s College / Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
Duration: 1 year, with option to renew for second year pending budget and project restrictions and ...

IEEE History Center Life Member Internship, 2015

Deadline: March 16 2015

Scholars at the beginning of their career studying the history of electrical technology and computing are invited to contact the Center to be considered for a paid Internship at the Center's offices on the Stevens Institute of Technology campus in Hoboken, New Jersey, USA.

The intern program ...

The Strong Research Fellowships in Rochester, New York

The Strong is pleased to announce The Strong Research Fellowships to provide financial support for scholarly play research in The Strong’s incomparable collections of toys, games, board games, electronic games, and a wide breadth of play-related records and historical archives that document the ...

2 PhD positions, “Ways of Writing: How Physicians Know, 1550-1950,” Inst for History of Medicine

Applications are invited for 2 doctoral positions (65% E13) to be held for up to five years from 1 October 2012 at the Institute for the History of Medicine, Charité Berlin, for the research project “Ways of Writing: How Physicians Know, 1550-1950” funded by the European Research Council.
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Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Fellowship, U of Texas

The Moody Medical Library of the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is pleased to offer the Truman G. Blocker, Jr. Fellowship to support research related to the history of medicine conducted at the Moody Medical Library.

The Truman G. Blocker, Jr. Fellowship will provide between ...

Humboldt Research Fellowships

The Humboldt Research Fellowship enables highly-qualified scientists and scholars of all nationalities and all disciplines to carry out research projects for extended periods of time in cooperation with academic hosts at research institutions in Germany. Fellowships are awarded on the basis of ...