CHSTM Seminars, University of Manchester

The University of Manchester are very pleased to announce that CHSTM Research Seminars are back. They aim to produce a varied programme featuring invited speakers from institutions across Britain and the world, ranging from well-known senior figures to promising younger members of the profession. They are particularly keen to foster an interdisciplinary atmosphere; alongside all … More CHSTM Seminars, University of Manchester

Invitation to view “WOMEN ON WALLS”

The History of Medicine Section of RAMI invite you to attend “Women on Walls” on Wednesday 3rd July 2019 Free Admission This is an invitation to ALL RAMI Sections not just History of Medicine.  The meeting has been kindly organised by Ms. Mary O’Doherty (Assistant Librarian, Special Collections, RCSI Heritage Collections) who has been a … More Invitation to view “WOMEN ON WALLS”

IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science

The International Union of History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST) invites submissions for the 2019 IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science. This prize competition, planned to continue on a biennial basis, seeks to encourage fresh methodological thinking on the history and philosophy of science as an integrated discipline. Entries in … More IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science

Irish History Online

Note to authors of HSTM material If anyone is aware of Irish HSTM publications not on Irish History Online, please send them to the Network at  and they will be forwarded to IHO. Thanks.    

PhD Studentships in History and Geography at DCU, Dublin.

Dublin City University – School of History and Geography Funding available for UK Students, EU Students, International Students Outstanding PhD candidates will be offered a fee waiver and a tax-free scholarship of €15,000 per annum for four years. We invite applicants for PhD research in any area of Irish History, Environmental History, History of Science and … More PhD Studentships in History and Geography at DCU, Dublin.


The Edward Worth Library, Dublin, is offering two research fellowships (duration one month each), to be held in 2017, to encourage research relevant to its collections. The collection is particularly strong in three areas: early modern medicine, early modern history of science and, given that Worth was a connoisseur book collector interested in fine bindings … More RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS AT THE WORTH LIBRARY, DUBLIN

Scientific Instrument Society Grants

March 1st deadline for next round of SIS grants. The Scientific Instrument Society awards small research grants up to £500.  The grants are intended to support new research into the history of scientific instruments based on archival materials and/or museum collections. Grants may be used to cover any reasonable costs of research including travel and photography.