Research School for Economic and Social History


Postdoc position ‘Quantifying Dutch Historical Sustainability Trade-offs’ (Eindhoven University of Technology) – deadline 15 October 2023

Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)in collaboration with Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is offering a position for a Postdoc who analyses transnational sustainability trade-offs. Those enthusiastic about combining long term historical insights with contemporary sustainability challenges should apply for this Postdoc position at the TU/e. How should we understand the immense effects in global sustainability trade-offs of…

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Two PhD positions SCARCE-project (University of Vienna) – deadline 26 October 2023

The ERC project SCARCE (Sustained Concerns: Administration of Mineral Resources in Central Europe, 1550-1850) at the University of Vienna, led by Dr Sebastian Felten is looking for two PhD candidates, starting from 1 January 2024. The SCARCE project is working at the intersection of history of science and technology, social and economic history, and environmental…

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