Jobs and studentships
This is a free 5 week online course, starting 16th May and delivered by the Centre for the Study of Political Ideologies, University of Nottingham, and the British Library.
This project, based at Queen Mary University of London will examine changing ideas of blindness, disability, and literacy in Britain. Using the resources of the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), it will investigate key moments in the history of blindness by focusing on initiatives to enable blind and partially sighted people to read.
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is offering three research bursaries of £750 each to promote the ODNB online as a source for new research in the humanities. The research bursaries are intended, via a defined research project, to promote imaginative study of the Dictionary's content, and data, to further understanding of the British history and culture.
VCH Shropshire wishes to appoint a contributing one or more editors to undertake projects on the history of the north of the county which will result in a number of VCH publications. They will be working under the supervision of the research and publications sub-committee of the recently established VCH Shropshire County committee. For more information on these posts and how to apply please download the pdf in the via the link below.