[Humanist] 26.109 jobs: cross-over lectureships & studentships with the sciences

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Fri Jun 22 22:37:58 CEST 2012


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 109.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    Jon Agar <jonagar2000 at HOTMAIL.COM>                        (16)
        Subject: Sloane Collaborative Doctoral Awards: announcement (deadline
                29 June)

  [2]   From:    alice bell <alicerosebell at GOOGLEMAIL.COM>                 (17)
        Subject: sessional lectures wanted for science, society and culture
                (Imperial College)


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        Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 13:40:29 +0000
        From: Jon Agar <jonagar2000 at HOTMAIL.COM>
        Subject: Sloane Collaborative Doctoral Awards: announcement (deadline 29 June)


(fowarded on behalf of Anne Goldgar)

Applications are invited for TWO AHRC Collaborative PhD 
studentships, commencing in autumn 2012, on the theme of Reconnecting Sloane: 
Texts, Images, Objects. These are part of a large project dealing with the 
collections and papers of Sir Hans Sloane.

1. Collecting and 
Correspondence: Sloane’s Papers and Scientific Networks (Supervised by Dr Arnold 
Hunt, British Library and Dr Anne Goldgar, King’s College London)

2. Putting Nature in a Box: Sloane’s Vegetable Substances (Supervised by 
Dr Charlie Jarvis, Natural History Museum, and Professor Miles Ogborn, 
Queen Mary University of London

The deadline is very soon -- 29 June -- so please 
alert promising MA students looking to finish this summer, or others looking for 
PhD studentships. Please see the attachment for brief details, and follow the 
links included for further particulars. These can also be found on the websites 
of the History Department at King's and the School of Geography at QMUL. 		 	   		  


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        Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 15:37:16 +0100
        From: alice bell <alicerosebell at GOOGLEMAIL.COM>
        Subject: sessional lectures wanted for science, society and culture (Imperial College)

Imperial College is launching a new programme for undergraduates,
aiming to put science in some context and to develop interdisciplinary
approaches to learning and thinking. There are several strands to this
programme and the college is looking for some sessional lecturers for
8 week courses on:

* Philosophy and the Sciences
* Introduction to Ethics
* Science and Policy
* Science and Visual Culture
* Science and Literature

Full advert here. Deadline 5th July.
https://www4.ad.ic.ac.uk/OA_HTML/OA.jsp?OAFunc=IRC_VIS_VAC_DISPLAY&p_svid=36949&p_spid=1582123

Please forward to anyone you think might be interested. Any further
queries please contact Giskin Day: giskin.day at imperial.ac.uk.

--
Dr Alice R Bell

http://alicerosebell.wordpress.com/





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