The School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry at the University of Queensland has a vacancy for a Professor-Head of School. Applications close on 20 November, and you can find out more here.
From dental emergencies, treating dysentery and tending the wounded and dying – to the care of horses, donkeys, dogs and canaries as well as breakthroughs in facial plastic surgery – Massey University is seeking a writer for the untold story of New Zealand’s WWI medical services. While there are plenty of first-hand sources in the […]
Join us in the mid-19th century world of redcoat, garrison and rum! At Victoria University of Wellington History. 3 Summer Scholarships are available: 2 in Wellington, 1 in New Plymouth. For students completing 300-level and going on to BA (Hons) or BA (Hons) going on to MA thesis. Closing date 16 September. 1 MA scholarship […]
Kia ora koutou NZHA members, Good news! There are two fully-funded MA Scholarships based in the Department of History and Art History at the University of Otago, Dunedin. One is attached to Dr. Angela Wanhalla’s Rutherford Discovery Fellowship ‘The Politics of Intimacy in New Zealand History’ and the other to Dr. Michael Stevens’ Marsden Fast-Start […]
The Department of Modern History, Politics and International Relations, Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia) will offer at least 6 full-time Research Fellowship positions commencing in 2016. Fellowships will be awarded on a competitive basis and will be fixed-term for three years. Sponsored applicants must have been awarded their PhD on or after 1st March 2012, or […]
The Royal Society of New Zealand is seeking an experienced historian to prepare an update to the history of the Society in time for its 150th anniversary in 2017. It is envisaged that this history will focus on the last 50 years, as an extension of the detailed 1967 history of the Royal Society of […]
History or background of award The scholarship is part of the Marsden funded project ‘Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Settler: Garrison and Empire in the Nineteenth Century’ led by Professor Charlotte Macdonald. Purpose of award Applications are invited from suitably qualified students interested in working on an aspect of garrison culture in the period c.1850s-1870s. Taking the […]