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CfP: Histories of Nature and Environments: Shaping Landscapes (Lisbon, 21-22 November 2019)

The Centre for History (CH-ULisboa) of the University of Lisbon, the Centre for the Humanities (CHAM) of the NOVA University of Lisbon and the Centre for Administration and Public Policies (CAPP) of the University of Lisbon are hosting a two-day conference with the title “Histories of Nature and Environments: Shaping Landscapes” on November 21-22, 2019.  Suggested but not exclusive main topics…
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Crowdfunding Campaign for the Tallinn Dissertation Prize

The Tallinn Dissertation Prize was established by the European Society for Environmental History Board in 2018 to reward innovative doctoral dissertations based on original research in European environmental history. The Prize was named after Tallinn, the city where it will be awarded for the first time at the 10th ESEH Biennial Conference in 2019. The Dissertation Prize aims at supporting early career…
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Fellowship: Research Fellowships at the University of Oslo – The Epidemics Project

A Doctoral Research Fellowship (3 years) and a Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (2,5 years) is available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo. The fellowships are funded by the Research Council Norway and are associated with the project “The Lifetimes of Epidemics in Europe and the Middle East” led by Ass. Prof. Einar Wigen.  

Job: Two University Assistant (prae doc and post doc) Positions at the University of Vienna

  The University of Vienna, Institut für Orientalistik (conventionally: Department of Near Eastern Studies) offers two university assistant (prae doc and post doc) positions. Environmental historians are welcome to apply. See the application websites for more information about the positions and application procedure: University Assistant (prae doc, duration of employment: 4 years) University Assistant (post doc, duration of employment 6: years) Applications…
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