Three Doctoral Fellowships in Medicine and the Humanities (Call for applicants, Mainz, Germany)

As part of the German Research Foundation (DFG) funded research training group “Life Sciences, Life Writing: Experiences at the Boundaries of Human Life between Biomedical Explanation and Lived Experience” (GRK 2015/1), the University of Mainz and the Mainz University Clinic are jointly inviting applications for three doctoral fellowships. At the intersection of biomedicine, individual and Read the full article…

PhD studentship: ‘Changing Cultures in Health and Medicine’ (Medical Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Liverpool)

The University of Liverpool is seeking applications for a fully funded PhD studentship in the Medical Humanities and Social Sciences to be associated with the Centre for Health, Arts and Science (CHARTS). Alongside PhD research, the successful candidate will play a role in raising the profile of research in this area, including developing the web Read the full article…

2 PhD candidates ‘social studies of medicine’ (CfA, Maastricht University, 20 April 2016)

Applicants are invited for two 4 year PhD positions within the project ‘The birth of the digital doctor? A comparative anthropology of medical techno-perception’.  The project is funded by the European Research Council (Starting Grant), awarded to the principal investigator, Dr. Anna Harris. Research project Digital technologies are reconfiguring medical practices in ways we still Read the full article…

Update – Fully-funded Life of Breath/medical humanities PhD (CfA, Durham University, 11 April 2016)

Previously CMH posted the call for applications for the PhD studentship. Below is an update of the original post including all the new details. Please contact Sarah Mclusky with any queries.   The Durham Life of Breath project team invites medical humanities PhD proposals which address either of the following topics Stigma and/or stereotypes in Read the full article…

Schizophrenia Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (CfA, Wesleyan University, 31 March 2016)

A two-year postdoctoral research fellowship is available for research in schizophrenia at Wesleyan University. The postdoctoral fellow will work with Dr. Jill Morawski and Dr. Matthew Kurtz on issues related to understanding schizophrenia from multiple levels of analysis: including phenomenological, historical, social and neurocognitive perspectives. More specifically, the position will include study construction, study management Read the full article…

PhD Positions (5) – Department of Philosophy (CfA, Uppsala University, 8 April 2016)

Uppsala University is an international research university focused on the development of science and education. The Department of Philosophy is internationally renowned, and with great diversity within philosophy. The following positions are currently open in the Department of Philosophy: PhD position in Aesthetics PhD position in Philosophy with specialisation in Theoretical Philosophy PhD position in Read the full article…

PhD proposals: ‘Changing Cultures in Health and Medicine’ (CfA, University of Liverpool, 4 March, 2016)

Project Description The University of Liverpool is seeking applications for a fully funded PhD studentship in the Medical Humanities and Social Sciences to be associated with the Centre for Health, Arts and Science (CHARTS). Alongside PhD research, the successful candidate will play a role in raising the profile of research in this area, including developing Read the full article…

Three PhD studentships in Humanities and Social Science (CfA, Queen Mary University of London, January 31 2016)

The Centre for the History of the Emotions at Queen Mary University of London invites applications from outstanding post-graduate students wishing to pursue doctoral research into aspects of the histories of emotions and health. The deadline for applications is 31 January 2016. These studentships are offered as a core element of a Collaborative Humanities and Social Science Read the full article…

Fully-funded Life of Breath PhD (CfA, Durham University, 1 February 2016)

Would you like to join the Durham Life of Breath project team? As part of our commitment to engaged research, we are planning to establish a group which will bring stakeholders with an interest in breath, breathing and breathlessness together to share information, knowledge and experience in a congenial setting. We are now recruiting for Read the full article…

Three funded PhD studentships on ‘Living With Feeling’ (CfA, Queen Mary University of London, 31 January 2016)

The Centre for the History of the Emotions at Queen Mary University of London invites applications from outstanding post-graduate students wishing to pursue doctoral research into aspects of the histories of emotions and health. The deadline for applications is 31 January 2016. These studentships are offered as a core element of a Collaborative Humanities and Social Read the full article…