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 […]

CfP: Knowledge about Natural Resources

Knowledge about Natural Resources. Challenges of the Exploration and Exploitation of Natural Resources in East Central Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries

A joint conference of the Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe – Institute of the Leibniz Association (Marburg), the Collegium Carolinum (Munich) and the Centre for Environmental History (Tallinn)


Conf: History, Memory and Green Imaginaries

History, Memory and Green Imaginaries A symposium presented by the Centre for Research in Memory, Narrative and Histories, University of Brighton

Friday 30th November 2012 9.30am – 5.00pm M2, Grand Parade, University of Brighton

This symposium invites reflection on the ways in which history and memory inform and shape contemporary green imaginaries. It brings together […]

CfP: Strategizing Raw Materials

The Scottish Universities Insight Institute, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, UK has issued a call for papers for the conference “Strategizing Raw Materials: Business, Government, History & Planning”, which will take place in Glasgow, 24 – 26 June 2013. Deadline for submissions is 16 November 2012.

More details may be gathered from the attached call […]

National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic

The National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic has issued a call for applications. The call refers to scholarships for a stay in Slovakia in the summer semester of the academic year 2012/2013. Application deadline is 31 October 2012.

More information is available at and on the attached information leaflet.


CfP Baltic Food History

Turning Points in Baltic and Central East European Food History – Knowledge, Consumption, and Production in Changing Environments Tallinn, 29th–31st August, 2012

The first international conference of the Estonian research project, ‘Baltic Food History’, is supported by the tandem cooperation for the advancement of environmental history in Eastern European and Baltic Studies, between KAJAK (Centre […]