Call for submissions: Australian Feminist Studies

Australian Feminist Studies celebrates 30 years in 2015. It is now under the new editorship of Lisa Adkins (University of Newcastle) and Maryanne Dever (University of Newcastle) and reviews editor Anthea Taylor (University of Sydney) who are inviting original and challenging contributions of the highest calibre on any topic that contributes to current and emerging Read more …

Applications for Speaker Connect open

If you have recently conducted research into a topic on the First World War in Australia and are keen to share your findings with an engaged audience, then you should consider applying to the History Council of NSW’s Speaker Connect program. During History Week 2015 the Council is seeking talented historians and postgraduate students to Read more …

History honours workshop at ANU

Honours students in history and related fields, currently enrolled at universities in Australia and New Zealand, are invited to apply for participation in this workshop which will provide special tuition in the fields of biography, environmental history, Indigenous history, legal history and political history. Course organisers and presenters will include Tom Griffiths, Carolyn Strange, Nicholas Read more …

Writing modern British history today workshop

This workshop showcases recent Australian research into the history of the British World (1750-present). On the occasion of the commission of James Vernon to write a new Cambridge History of Modern Britain, a band of ‘Antipodean’ scholars (including David Blaazer, Leigh Boucher, Tanya Evans, Kate Fullagar, Charlotte Greenhalgh, Kirsten McKenzie, Andrew J. May, Paul Pickering Read more …

Visiting fellowship at ANU

Applications are invited for the 2016 Humanities Research Centre and ANU Gender Institute Joint Visiting Fellowship that will support travel to ANU and accommodation to a maximum value of $3000. Applications should have a strong research focus on gender in the humanities, broadly construed. The closing date for applications is 30 April 2015. Guidelines, application Read more …

University of Melbourne subject coordinator needed

Expressions of interest are sought for the position of coordinator for the undergraduate second year lecture subject, Making China Modern (HIST20076), to be taught in second semester 2015, in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne. The coordinator will be responsible for the delivery of lectures, for all administrative tasks Read more …

NAA-AHA scholarships – Round 1, 2015

National Archives of Australia/Australian Historical Association scholarships assist talented postgraduate scholars with the cost of copying records held in the Archives. For example, scholars may be based in one city and want to see records located in an Archives office in another city. Assistance with digital copying costs will provide access to material that might Read more …