August 2020 newsletter is out!
August's newsletter includes an update on what we have been doing over the past month, including hosting a webinar. We also share a new blog post about a Gold Open Access publication-'New evidence for the intentional use of calomel as a white pigment'- and tell of our plans over the next month, including advertising for a Treasurer and calling for guest blog contributors.
July 2020 newsletter
July's newsletter includes an update on our July Member's Meeting and Trustee's Meeting, as well as lots of information on new heritage science related funding opportunities. You can also find out how cutting edge scientific techniques were used to discover how Thomas Cromwell sought to influence Henry VIII. Also includes lots of other sector and policy news.
Q&A Event: Potential New Funding Opportunities for Research & Innovation Infrastructure in Arts and Humanities
The AHRC Infrastructure team is inviting colleagues in IROs, university collections, and the wider GLAM (galleries, libraries, archives and museums) sector to attend a virtual information and Q&A session on Monday 10 August from 2-4pm.
June 2020 Newsletter is out!
In our latest newsletter, you will find an update from NHSF, including a welcome to our newest member, National Museums Scotland. There is also information on the latest policy news relating to COVID-19 and details about funding calls relating to heritage science, calls for papers and PhD and job opportunities.
May 2020 newsletter is out!
May 2020's newsletter contains information on the Forum's latest social media campaign to collect examples of how heritage science is being used during lockdown and also shares new heritage science resources and news on the latest funding and PhD opportunities.
April 2020 newsletter is out!
April 2020's newsletter contains information on the Forum's response to COVID-19, the latest heritage science online events, policy news, funding calls, and PhD opportunities. It also includes information about the launch of IPERION HS, a consortium of 24 partners from 23 countries that will contribute to establishing a pan-European research infrastructure on heritage science.
March 2020 newsletter is out!
In our March newsletter, you will find the latest advice and guidance about COVID-19 relating to Heritage Science, including the response from NHSF. You'll also find NHSF's response to the 2020 budget and lots more policy news. There is also a link to all our blog posts published during British Science Week 2020 which we hope will offer a welcome distraction whilst you're social distancing. Also included is information about virtual events and funding opportunities.
British Science Week 2020
The National Heritage Science Forum has been celebrating British Science Week 2020 with a series of blog posts highlighting the achievements of the heritage science community.
February 2020 newsletter is out!
In our February newsletter you will find information about the next members' meeting, an update on'Grand Challenges' for heritage science research and get a look at our newly reorganised website. We also have plenty more information on sector news, heritage science funding opportunities and job opportunities.
NHSF Report- Careers in Heritage Science: opportunities and constraints
NHSF has published the findings of their research into pathways into postgraduate training and careers in heritage science, with Culture Syndicates CIC. The report outlines the motivations behind applying for heritage science courses; whether postgraduates consider themselves to be heritage scientists; what their future goals and aspirations are; and their career pathways.
British Science Week 2020- Call for blogs!
Would you like your work to be featured in our British Science Week blog series?
January 2020 newsletter is now out!
In our January newsletter you will find an update on our recent work, information on our newly published careers report, a call for blog contributions for British Science Week, and all the latest policy news and information on upcoming events and calls for papers.
December 2019 newsletter
In our December newsletter you will find a link to our newly published careers report, a more detailed analysis of the conservative party manifesto, news on the Climate Heritage Network's first action plan, and lots more information on upcoming events, funding calls and calls for papers.