News and Notes

  • Consortium Wins 2nd NEH FPIRI Grant

    April 18, 2017

    We are very pleased to announce that the National Endowment for the Humanities has renewed our grant for Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions. This three-year renewal will support our postdoctoral fellowship program in history of science, technology and medicine.

  • Inside Out: Office Buildings and the Hybrid Nature of Space, 1870-1930

    March 23, 2017

    Betsy Frederick-Rothwell is a Ph.D. Student in the School of Architecture at the University of Texas, Austin. She is a 2016-2017 Consortium Research Fellow.

  • New Grant Available at Consortium Member

    March 21, 2017

    The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library and Archives has established a new Research Travel Grant for students, faculty or independent scholars who wish to utilize the CSHL Archives for research
  • An Unnatural History of Deep Time

    March 16, 2017

    Alison Laurence is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of History, Anthropology, and Science, Technology and Society at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is a 2016-2017 Consortium Research Fellow.

  • CFP: Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) Annual Meeting

    February 21, 2017

    Society for the History of Technology (SHOT)
    Annual Meeting - Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, USA)
    26-29 October 2017

  • CFP: History and Pedagogy of Mathematics (HPM) Americas Section

    February 21, 2017

    The Americas Section of the International Study Group on the Relations Between the History and Pedagogy of Mathematics (HPM-Americas) is pleased to announce a meeting from Friday, March 31, to Su
  • Congratulations to James Poskett

    January 19, 2017

    Congratulations to 2013-2014 Consortium Research Fellow James Poskett, who has been appointed Assistant Professor in the History of Science and Technology at the University of Warwick, starting S
  • Fellowships for 2017-18

    January 13, 2017

    The Consortium invites applications for Short-term Research Fellowships, Dissertation Fellowships, an NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship, and Fellows-in-Residence. More information is available on Fellowships page

  • November 2016 Newsletter

    November 10, 2016

    Updates on fellowships, working groups, public events and Consortium collections are available in the November 2016 Newsletter

  • Road to Eradication: Global Polio Vaccine Testing in the Cold War

    November 8, 2016

    Dora Vargha is Lecturer in Medical Humanities at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. She was a Consortium Research Fellow in 2015-16.