Postdoctoral Fellowships, University of Sydney

The University of Sydney invites applications from qualified individuals for appointment to Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in the comparative or transnational history of racial thought and practice in settler societies of the Global South, as part of Professor Warwick Anderson’s ARC Laureate Fellowship project ‘Southern Racial Conceptions: Comparative Histories and Contemporary Legacies’. Each of the two […] Read more

Generation to Reproduction Doctoral Studentship

The University of Cambridge invites applications for a doctoral studentship funded by a Wellcome Trust strategic award in history of medicine. We seek outstanding candidates whose research would fall within the theme ‘Generation to Reproduction’. Possible areas for doctoral projects include, but are not limited to: patient?practitioner relations around fertility and other encounters that framed […] Read more

Appel à publication: Bulletin canadien d'histoire de la médecine

Le Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la médecine lance un appel à publication pour ses numéros d?automne 2012 et d?automne 2013. Le Bulletin accepte toute proposition d?article touchant l?histoire de la médecine et de la santé au sens large. Read more

Call for Papers, Canadian Bulletin of Medical History

The Canadian Bulletin of Medical History/Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la médecine is looking for submissions for its fall 2012 and fall 2013 issues. The journal is interested in any submission that deals broadly with history of health and medicine. We accept manuscripts in English and French.  Read more

Appel de communications, Congrès annuel, SCHM

La Société canadienne d?histoire de la médecine lance un appel de communications à l?occasion de sa réunion annuelle qui se tiendra pendant le Congrès des sciences humaines à l?Université Wilfrid Laurier et à l?Université de Waterloo du 26 au 28 mai 2012. Le thème général du Congrès est « À un carrefour : la recherche […] Read more

Call for Papers, Annual Meeting, CSHM, May 2012

The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine is launching a call for papers for its annual meeting which takes place at the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences at Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Waterloo between 26 ? 28 May 2012. The general theme of this year?s Congress is ?Crossroads: Scholarship […] Read more

Events and Outreach Officer in History of Medicine, University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge Department of History and Philosophy of Science Generation to Reproduction programme Events and Outreach Officer in History of Medicine (60% full-time) Read more

CFP: Learning from Lister: Antisepsis, Safer Surgery, and Global Health

King?s College London, The Royal Society, The Royal College of Surgeons of England ?Joseph Lister almost single-handedly revolutionised modern surgery through his development of antisepsis, or so traditional accounts have stated.? Lindsay Granshaw, 1992. Joseph Lister (1827 ? 1912), Professor of Clinical Surgery at King?s College London from 1877 to 1893 and President of the […] Read more

Call for papers: History of Western Medicine in China, 1835-1950

Call for Papers Indiana University, Indianapolis June 15-16, 2012. Indiana University (Indianapolis) will host the first of two conferences* aimed to increase understanding of Western medicine (xiyi in Chinese) in modern China in the pre-Maoist period. We invite conference papers to examine the establishment of this new medicine which left archives tracing new directions in […] Read more