H-PhysicalSciences provides a communication channel and resource nexus for historians of the physical sciences. Its topical scope covers the physical sciences broadly understood, including but not limited to: physics; chemistry; earth, space, and atmospheric science; astronomy; and materials science. By linking these fields, H-PhysicalSciences encourages active dialogue between scholars studying a diverse range of topics with the goal of galvanizing the community in a way that promotes integration with the larger discipline of history of science.

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HSS Meeting Events for Graduates and Early Careerists

Are you getting ready to enter the job market or to apply to a graduate program? Does your CV need polishing? Do you have questions about life after graduate school? 


The Graduate and Early Career Caucus of the History of Science Society invites you to participate in two of our events at this year’s HSS meeting. 


We are hosting a CV review program, where an expert in your field will give you a one-on-one appraisal of your CV with the aim of helping you get it ready for whatever the future has in store for you.


CFA-“Chemistry & the Design of Physical Objects: Innovations from 1950 to the Present” at American Chemical Society 2017 National Conference


“Chemistry & the Design of Physical Objects: Innovations from 1950 to the Present”



Half-day symposium at American Chemical Society 2017 National Conference

San Francisco, CA: April 2nd-6th

Deadline for Submissions: October 31, 2016