Workshop: Kazakhstan’s Environmental Challenges

David Moon, York University, and Beatrice Penati, Nazarbayev University, are seeking applications from Early-Career Scholars in the UK and Kazakhstan to participate in a workshop, funded by the British Council Researcher Links scheme, on Kazakhstan’s Environmental Challenges in a Eurasian and Global Perspective. The workshop will take places at Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan on 3-6 […]

Job: Post-doc at KTH in Stockholm

The Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment at KTH – Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, announces a post-doc position within the Mistra funded research program “New Governance for Sustainable Development in the European Arctic”.

Language skills in Swedish / Norwegian and in Finnish are required.

A full job announcement is available on […]

EH newsletter in Italian



1 ottobre 2014 Call for papers ESEH Come preannunciato nella scorsa newsletter, è stato pubblicato il call for papers della prossima conferenza ESEH che si terrà a Versailles, Francia, dal 30 giugno al 3 luglio 2015, ospitato dalla Università di Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (UVSQ). Gregory Quenet è il presidente del comitato […]

Fellowship: Baltica-Stipendium

Tallinn University Academic Library announces a fellowship to perform research on its historical Baltica archival funds (mainly in German).

Applications (including a CV, a list of publications, and a cover letter with a detailed research plan) should be sent to baltika [at] by 31 July 2014.

Further information about the fellowship (in German) is […]

Workshop in Padova on Energy and the Environment after the 1970s Crisis

The University of Padova is organizing a workshop titled “Energies, Consumption and the Environmental Question After the Energy Crisis of the 1970s” which will be held in Padova (Italy) on 12 June 2014.

Full details are available in the flyer below.

CfP: Environmental History in Russia

The Kazan Federal University in Russia is organizing an international conference titled “Environmental History in Russia: Stages of Development and Promising Research Directions”. The conference will take place on 13-15 November 2014 in Elabuga (Tatarstan, Russia).

The event aims to analyze the development of historical and ecological approach in Russian historiography in recent decades, its […]

Conference programme: Bellies, Bodies, ”Policey”

The Institutes of History at Tallinn and Tartu University and the Estonian Centre for Environmental History (KAJAK), in cooperation with the Rachel Carson Center, Munich (RCC), and the support of the ESEH is organizing a conference titled Bellies, Bodies, ”Policey”. Embodied Environments Between Catastrophes and Control. The conference will be held in Tallinn and Tartu […]

Newsletter: UK & Ireland EH

The latest issue of the UK and Ireland environmental history newsletter is available.

CfP: History of Environmental Movements and Thought

The Institute of Social Sciences Ivo Pilar and the Croatian Society for Economic and Environmental History are organising the “Conference on the History of Environmental Movements and Development of Environmental Thought”, to be held in September 2014 in Zagreb, Croatia.

The Conference aims to bring together scholars from different scientific fields as well as the […]

Workshop on Czech and Slovak EH in Brno

The Department of Environmental Studies, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, Brno in cooperation with the Institute of Contemporary History (USD) of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies at LMU Munich, with support of the European Society for Environmental History, are organising a […]