16th June 2017, 11am-5.30pm
Lecture Theatre, Weston Library, Oxford OX1 3BG
‘War, Health and Humanitarianism’ brings together historians studying conflicts from the medieval period to the modern world in order to discuss the potential impact of historical research on present day policy.
Convened by Dr Rosemary Wall (University of Hull, and Sassoon Visiting Fellow at the Bodleian Libraries)
Free event but limited places so registration is essential
With thanks for support from the Society for the Social History of Medicine, All Souls College and the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford
‘Part of the Family’— the Medical Officer on the Western Front
A lecture in memory of Noel Chavasse, VC and bar
Speaker: Professor Mark Harrison
Professor of the History of Medicine and Director of the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine
Weston Library, Broad Street
5.30pm, Thursday, 2 February 2017
Advance booking essential
For more information and to book places:
Further information here. Download poster: poster lecture
This is the final lecture in the series Duty, Courage, Faith: The Chavasse Family in World War I, inaugurated by St Peter’s College.
The Bodleian Libraries are now accepting applications for Visiting Fellowships to be taken up during academic year 2016-17.
Fellowships support periods of research in the Special Collections of the Bodleian Libraries. Fellows are hosted in the Visiting Scholars’ Centre at the Weston Library, where they join a lively research environment.
Details of the fellowship terms and application process can be found on our Fellowships webpage.
For six of the named fellowships, the deadline for applications is Monday, 14 December 2015:
Humfrey Wanley Fellowships
Sassoon Visiting Fellowships
Bahari Visiting Fellowships in the Persian Arts of the Book
Byrne-Bussey Marconi Fellowships in the History of Science & Communications
David Walker Memorial Fellowships in Early Modern History
Albi Rosenthal Visiting Fellowships in Music
A new fellowship is now announced, with the deadline of Friday, 29 January 2016:
The Carr-Thomas-Ovenden Visiting Fellowship in English Literature
A list of current visiting fellows in academic year 2015-16 can be found here.
For further information, please e-mail Dr Michelle Chew at: firstname.lastname@example.org.