Announcements, Events, Research

FHSAsia 2015 Essay Prize Submissions

FHSAsia 2015 Essay Prize (Deadline: July 1st, 2015) The Forum for History of Science in Asia is now open for nominations or self nominations for the 2015 Essay Prize. The prize will be given to an engaging essay that shows the most potential to contribute to the field of history of science technology and medicine… Continue reading FHSAsia 2015 Essay Prize Submissions

Announcements, Research

Calls for Panelists:Joint Panel at MESA and “Visualizing the Heavens” for ICHSEA

In order to continue a recent conversation and develop thoughts on the study of knowledge in Eurasia and Africa, Dagmar Schäfer, Sonja Brentjes, and Miri Shefer would like to initiate a series of discussions which the two panels below are part of. Please contact the panel organizers if you are interested. 1. Joint panel at… Continue reading Calls for Panelists:Joint Panel at MESA and “Visualizing the Heavens” for ICHSEA

Research, Teaching

Teaching Resources: Web Links and Podcasts

Here is a list of useful web resources for teaching with the history of science, medicine, and technology in Asia. We will update this list regularly with new content, so make sure to check back! Please add links that we've missed in the Comments and we'll incorporate them into the list. Thanks! 1. General: -      … Continue reading Teaching Resources: Web Links and Podcasts

Jobs & Fellowships, Research


The Trustees of the Needham Research Institute, Cambridge ( invite applications for a research fellowship, open to those intending to carry out research in original source materials relating to any topic within the broad field of the history of science, technology and medicine in China without limitation of historical period. Applicants will be expected to… Continue reading ISF/NRI POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP