CFP: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2018

April 4-6, 2018, University of Manchester

Call for papers

We are pleased to announce that the next British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference will be held at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM), University of Manchester, on 4th – 6th April 2018.

We welcome abstracts from postgraduate students researching any aspect of the history of science. Postgraduates in the philosophy of science, science communication, and science and technology studies should also feel welcome to submit abstracts. Presentations should last between 15-20 minutes.

Please submit your abstract by the end of the day on Monday 6th November 2017 by sending a single document including your abstract (max. 250 words), name, institutional affiliation, and contact details to Places will be limited, and we aim to notify prospective speakers by mid-December.

Please also note that members of the BSHS may apply to the Butler-Eyles Fund for support to travel to this conference. Applications for Butler-Eyles grants should be submitted by Monday 6th November 2017, after which decisions about the awarding of grants will be made and communicated to applicants by the BSHS. Further information, including the application form, is available on the BSHS website:

With best wishes,

BSHS PG 2018 Organising Committee

Conference webpage:

Deadline: November 6, 2017

Posted: October 05, 2017