The Gustav Neuenschwander Prize 2018



Robert Fox has been awarded the Gustav Neuenschwander Prize during the 8th ESHS Conference (London, 2018)

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 Gender Gap in Science Global survey

We would like to invite you to participate in the Gender Gap in Science Global Survey (available here). The survey is an initiative sponsored by the International Council of Scientific Unions (ICSU) and the IUHPS/DHST is one of the partner organizations. It is a unique attempt to map the gender gap in the natural and mathematical sciences (including history and philosophy of science) and is open to both men and women.

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Interview with Koen Vermeir, the new Editor-in-Chief of Centaurus


In this interview Koen Vermier develop his new vision for Centaurus, different initiatives the editorial board of the ESHS official journal takes under his impulsion especially with respect to young scholars and a glimpse at some of the up-comming important publication to come


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A European Network of young Scholars

The European Society for the History of Science is looking for young scholars willing to be part of a network of correspondents across and beyond Europe. We would like the network to be a proposing force helping the society to address the specific needs of young scholars accross Europe. Dedicated events will be organised during the London conference in this direction.

One of its essential functions is to collect information about events, news, fellowships, and job positions in the respective countries, regions and institutes.

If you are interested in being part of it, please kindly contact us by following the steps described below to register.
By doing so you will enter in contact with the council of the ESHS and will be instructed concerning the functioning of the relevant website sections.

We thank you very much in advance for your interest and your cooperation.

Click here to fill the candidate form!


ESHS short presentation

Founded in 2003, the European Society for the History of Science promotes European cooperation in the fields of history of science, technology and medicine. Members of the ESHS are located throughout the world.

The official journal of the ESHS is Centaurus, to which members of the ESHS are offered a special subscription rate Centaurus 

They are also offered a cut-price subscription to Notes and Records of the Royal Society.