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James Poskett awarded British Academy / Wolfson Fellowship

Dr James Poskett, Associate Professor in the History of Science and Technology, has been awarded a British Academy / Wolfson Fellowship.


The British Academy / Wolfson Fellowships support early career researchers “who show outstanding talent in both research and public engagement and will communicate their research to a global audience.”


As part of the fellowship, Dr Poskett will be working on a research project titled, “The Scientific Revolution as Global History, 1200–1800”.

Wed 10 May 2023, 13:43 | Tags: Award Announcement

Congratulations to final year student Ruth Adesanya

Ruth Adesanya, one of our final year students, has been awarded the Kinder-BrANCH MA Fellowship. Full details can be found in the BrANCH NewsletterLink opens in a new window. Please join us in congratulating Ruth and wishing her all the best during her time in Missouri!

Ruth Adesanya

Wed 18 Jan 2023, 15:10 | Tags: Award Undergraduate Announcement

Fully-Funded PhD Studentship (fees and maintenance) to be held at the Department of History, University of Warwick

Metallic Empire: Science, Energy, and Industrial Imperialism in the John Percy Collection, 1817–89

AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership PhD Studentship

University of Warwick and Science Museum, London

Applications are invited for a fully-funded PhD studentship (fees and maintenance) to be held at the Department of History, University of Warwick and the Science Museum, London. The studentship is funded through the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Science Museums and Archives Consortium Collaborative Doctoral Partnership (CDP) scheme. The project will be supervised jointly by Dr James Poskett (Warwick), Dr Katayoun Shafiee (Warwick), Dr Richard Dunn (Science Museum), and Mr Ben Russell (Science Museum). Deadline for Applications: Friday 29th April 2022, 17:00 (BST)

Thu 10 Mar 2022, 10:20 | Tags: Award Postgraduate Funding

Karé Adenagen wins 2 Silver Medals at Tokyo Paralympics 2020

Congratulations to History student Karé Adenagen on winning 2 silver medals at the Tokyo Paralympics

Tue 07 Sep 2021, 11:01 | Tags: Award Undergraduate Announcement

Dr Somak Biswas to join History Department as an Honorary Fellow

Dr Biswas will join the department as an honorary fellow on 1st September 2021 for 3 years.

Wed 25 Aug 2021, 14:44 | Tags: Award Research Announcement

Dr Meleisa Ono-George awarded National Teaching Fellowship

Congratulation to Dr Meleisa Ono-George who has been award National Teaching Fellowship.

Dr Meleisa Ono-George is an expert in anti-racist pedagogy and inclusive teaching practice. Embedding both in order to support more positive outcomes and experience for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) students in Higher Education. She is Associate Professor and Director of Student Experience in the Department of History.

Fri 06 Aug 2021, 13:07 | Tags: Award Teaching Announcement

Sue Lemos Winner of the Olivette Otele Paper Prize

Sue Lemos wins the Olivette Otele Paper Prize for her paper on Queering Black Politics: The Black Lesbian and Gay Centre (Project) in London, 1980s-1990s

Fri 30 Jul 2021, 14:56 | Tags: Award Research Postgraduate Publication

Professor Anne Gerritsen elected Fellow of the British Academy

Professor Anne Gerritsen is among 84 new Fellows announced by the prestigious institution, which was founded in 1902 as the UK’s national academy for the humanities and social sciences.

A British Academy Fellowship is one of the highest honours available to UK academics, awarded to researchers who, in the view of their peers, have made a distinguished academic contribution to humanities or social science research.

Thu 29 Jul 2021, 08:55 | Tags: Award Research Announcement

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