SESYNC Requests Proposals for Graduate Student Socio-Environmental Research

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017
SESYNC Requests Proposals for Graduate Student Socio-Environmental Research

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) in Annapolis, Maryland seeks proposals from highly qualified graduate students interested in conducting team-based socio-environmental synthesis research (i.e. “Graduate Pursuits”). Socio-environmental synthesis focuses on understanding connections between social and biophysical systems and emphasizes the importance of understanding them from a systems perspective. It is a process that brings together […]

CFP: Connecting with a low-carbon future – the challenges for the arts and humanities”

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017
CFP: Connecting with a low-carbon future – the challenges for the arts and humanities”

Conference on “Connecting with a low-carbon future – the challenges for the arts and humanities” Where: University of Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom (http://www.stir.ac.uk/) When: 19 and 20 April 2017 Contact us: lawandphilosophy@stir.ac.uk Overview and main themes This conference is part of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Research Network in the Arts and Humanities “Connecting with […]

CFP: Science Fiction Studies special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis”

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017
CFP: Science Fiction Studies special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis”

From the Science Fiction Studies facebook page: “Science Fiction Studies is planning a special issue on “Science Fiction and the Climate Crisis” that we see as part of an urgent and ongoing conversation with colleagues in the humanities, the social sciences, and the sciences. In the energy humanities and other interdisciplinary fields, the climate crisis unfolds […]

Cultures of Energy 6: DATE ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted by on Feb 18, 2017
Cultures of Energy 6: DATE ANNOUNCEMENT

Cultures of Energy 6 will take place April 13th-15th at Rice University in Houston, TX. Detailed schedule coming soon!

Call for fellows: Rachel Carson Center in Munich 2017-8

Posted by on Dec 20, 2016
Call for fellows: Rachel Carson Center in Munich 2017-8

The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2017-18 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The RCC’s fellowship program is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. The center will award fellowships to scholars from a variety of countries and disciplines. Applicants’ research […]

2 ERC-FUNDED PHD SCHOLARSHIPS: ENERGY ETHICS at University of St Andrews

Posted by on Nov 13, 2016
2 ERC-FUNDED PHD SCHOLARSHIPS: ENERGY ETHICS at University of St Andrews

2 ERC-FUNDED PHD SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE ENERGY ETHICS at University of St Andrews   The Department of Social Anthropology at the University of St Andrews (UK) is advertising 2 PhD scholarships (4 years, full time, 100% UK/EU fee waiver with maintenance stipend of approx. £14,296/year (equivalent to a RCUK stipend) and conference/research expenses) to participate in […]

JÓN GNARR RETURNS TO HOUSTON!

Posted by on Nov 4, 2016
JÓN GNARR RETURNS TO HOUSTON!

From Rice University News: Jón Gnarr, the Icelandic comedian, writer and former mayor of Reykjavík, will return to Houston in January as part of a new joint energy and environmental arts residency program established by Rice University’s Center for Energy and Environmental Research in the Human Sciences (CENHS) and the University of Houston’s Cynthia Woods […]