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.
National Museums Scotland joins NHSF
We were pleased to welcome National Museums Scotland as a new member of the Forum. The views and input of colleagues from NMS will strengthen the Forum as members work together around the three themes of the Strategic Framework ‘excellent research’, ‘a skilled and diverse heritage science community’ and ‘demonstrable socio-economic impact’.
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.
November 2019 newsletter is out!
In our November newsletter, you can read a report on this month's member meeting, find out what happened at the AGM, and learn about all the latest policy news, as well as upcoming events and calls for papers.
NHSF 2019-20 Prospectus
Our 2019-20 prospectus has been published. It summarises NHSF’s priorities for the coming year and also includes information on joining the Forum.
Heritage Science highlighted in UKRI Research Infrastructure Programme
The heritage community in the UK welcomes today the publication of the findings of the UKRI Research Infrastructure Programme.
October 2019 Newsletter is out!
Read our October newsletter to find out about updates from member members, NHSF's contribution to the E-RIHS.UK steering group, heritage science collaboration at the Heritage Alliance international event, the latest policy news, jobs opportunities and much more...
Citizen Science Exploration Grants
Exciting news has been announced by UK Research and Innovation. They are launching a £400,000 funding call to encourage researchers and innovators to experiment with citizen science.
September 2019 Newsletter is out!
Read our September newsletter to find out about the latest policy news, job and funding opportunities, calls for papers and the upcoming open data events ahead of open access week.
PhD Studentship in Conservation
Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, Cardiff University and English Heritage are offering a collaborative doctoral partnership studentship into the ‘Conservation of Late 19th and 20th Century Artillery Pieces’.
August 2019 Newsletter is out!
Do you want to join our board of trustees as either secretary or honorary treasurer? Find out how to apply in this month's newsletter. Also, read about the latest governmental appointments and policy news relating to heritage science, as well as the latest events and funding opportunities.
NHSF members contribute to new UNESCO report on Cultural Heritage Innovation
The UK National Commission for UNESCO (UKNC) has published a report that shows how the UK is world-leading in innovation in the cultural heritage sector. Many NHSF members contributed to it and it shows great examples of how heritage science exemplifies innovation in cultural heritage.
Newsletter, July 2019
The July newsletter includes a report on our first 'member meeting' which focussed on the 'Skilled and Diverse Heritage Science Community' strand of the strategic framework for heritage science, plus a round-up of policy news, funding announcements and conferences.
June 2019 newsletter
Our June newsletter brings you up to date with UK Research and Innovation developments as well as news from across the heritage sector, jobs and events.
May 2019 Newsletter now available
In our May newsletter, find out about our upcoming plans for the next year, read a summary of what we have achieved in the past year, and learn about the many upcoming events for heritage science...
April 2019 newsletter is out!
In our April newsletter, find out who the new chairman for NHSF is, read the latest policy news, including on Brexit, and learn about the upcoming heritage science events...