NHSF Newsletter – August 2023

Read our August newsletter for updates on our search for a new NHSF Chair, info about our exciting heritage science case studies, and lots of interesting news from the heritage science sector.

Read the August newsletter here.

This month's content:


  • Finding the NHSF's new Chair
  • Heritage science case studies
  • Newsletter survey feedback

Member News

  • Historic England - New Chair
  • Historic Environment Scotland - Funding for traditional skills training programme
  • English Heritage - Apprenticeship programme
  • Icon - Icon Sustainability Network survey

Sector Round-Up

General News

  • RICHeS webinars
  • Natural History Museum RICHeS survey


  • Conservation Guest Scholars Program
  • Getty Library Research Grants

Calls for Papers

  • Expect the Unexpected: Embracing and Managing Change, Uncertainty, and Surprise

Events & Activities

  • FAIR-IMPACT Programmes
  • Changing Climate Management Strategies: Sustainable Collection Environments and Monitoring Object Response

Jobs & Opportunities

  • Climate Change and UNESCO Project Team
  • Colour Scientist
  • Research Assistant/Associate in Heritage Science
  • Associate Project Specialist (Managing Collection Environments)
  • Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships (CDPs)
  • Funded PhD Project

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