Postdoc position in the history of amateurs and hobbyists in science 18th-20th centuries

University of Geneva

Job Type: Postdoc

Application Deadline: December 19, 2018

We are opening a postdoc position (or visiting fellow) in the history of amateurs and hobbyists in science and technology (meteorology, astronomy, etc.), from the 18th-20th century at the University of Geneva (Switzerland).

The postdoc position will begin between February and June 2019 and last 18 months or more. The chosen candidate will join the research team working on the project “The Rise of Citizen Science: Rethinking Science and Public Participation”.

Interested candidates should contact Bruno J. Strasser ( by email before December 19th, 2018.

Posted: December 11, 2018