Course: Russian Culture in Baltic nature

The Center for Environmental and Technological History of the European University at St. Petersburg announces the educational project Russian Culture in Baltic Nature: intersection of history, landscape and heritage.

The Center annually teaches a distance education and summer session course that involves fascinating travel and lectures from experts in the field. The first course, […]

CfP: Time in Environment and Environmental History

From Instants to Eons: Time in Environment and Environmental History International Conference organized by the Centre for Environmental History in Estonia (KAJAK) Tallinn, 25-26 March 2013

Deadline for application: 20 December 2012

Environment and environmental history feature countless diverse and often hardly reconcilable time scales. While “time” is probably one of the least questioned […]

CfP Ekonomska i ekohistorija

The scholarly journal Ekonomska i ekohistorija (Economics and eco-history) invites submissions in English for a special issue on «History and Sustainability» to be published in 2014. The editors of this special issue, Hrvoje Petrić and Paul Hirt, invite submissions dealing with any area of the world and any chronological period, but especially seek articles on […]

EH newsletter in Italian

Ambiente e storia Occasional newsletter – Novembre 2012 promossa da Simone Neri Serneri, Italian Regional Representative della European Society for Environmental History

Cari amici,

occasionalmente ben ritrovati.

Vi suggerisco anzitutto una visita al sito della ESEH (, ove troverete notizie su ricerche, pubblicazioni, convegni, summer school, e soprattutto sul prossimo convegno internazionale dedicato a Circulating […]

Job: postdocs at Stockholm University

Stockholm University announces 25 Positions as Postdoctoral Research Fellow in subject areas within the Faculties of Science, Humanities, Law, and Social Sciences. Ref. No. SU 619-2974-12.

Deadline for applications: 17 December 2012.

By investing in international recruitment of eminent researchers and students, international exchanges and increased collaborations, Stockholm University intends to stimulate the academic […]

Moran Award in History of Science

The Moran Award for History of Science Research

Applications are invited for the 2012 Moran Award for History of Science Research.

Who is eligible? Postgraduate students and other independent researchers with expertise in the history of Australian science.

What is its purpose? To encourage use of the Basser Library collections, especially by younger researchers. It […]

Job: Research Fellow in EH at JCU

Research Fellow position in environmental history – closes 9 November

Job Level(s): Research Academic Level B, Research Academic Level A Location: James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia Appointment period: 3 years Closing date for applications: 9 November 2012 Reference: 12318

Position Statement

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies is an […]

CfP Nature(S)

International Conference Nature(s): Designing, Experiencing, Representing the Natural Environment, 18th to 21st Centuries

University of Nantes, 6-8 June 2013

The conference wishes to question the relationships between human beings and urban nature, in France, Britain and Ireland from the 18th century onwards, with a view to highlighting how consciously men and women have acknowledged the […]

Job: Director of the KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory

The Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment of the KTH in Stockholm seeks a director for the newly established KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory. KTH is the largest and oldest technical university in Sweden.

The KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory has been newly created, based on a private donation and matching KTH funds. The […]

2nd Meeting on Environmental History in Belgium

The GARDEN project (Guide on Archives Regarding ENvironmental history in Belgium, 18th-20th c.), the State Archives in Belgium and PolleN-University of Namur (Center of Environmental History of Namur) are glad to invite you to the 2nd Meeting on Environmental History in Belgium (Belgium, Luxemburg, Congo, Rwanda, Burundi).

This meeting will take place at the University […]