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Career posting: the University of British Columbia, Professor or Associate Professor in Economic History

The Faculty of Management and the Irving K.  Barber School of Arts and Sciences (History) at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan Campus invite applications for a tenured and joint appointment at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor, in Economic History.

For more information about the role: UBCO – Economic Historian Appointment

The Australian National University Centre for Economic History

The Centre for Economic History established in 2012 at the Australian National University’s Research School of Economics holds a variety of workshops and other events.

In March 2015 it is holding two workshops. On 5-6 March a workshop on Human Heights and Economic Development features a number of international speakers with a keynote address by Rick Steckel (Ohio State). On 27 March another international gathering focuses on The Economic Impact of Canals and Railways. Other recent events include a the launch of the Cambridge Economic History of Australia at ANU on 10th November 2014 and the OzClio workshop held at the University of Melbourne on 25th November. The next meeting in the OzClio series will be held in Adelaide on 9th November 2015.

For more information about the Centre and its events go to: http://www.rse.anu.edu.au/research/centres-projects/centre-for-economic-history/

PhD Scholarship Opportunity

Applications are invited for a PhD scholarship funded by the Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund on the project entitled, “Testing the validity and robustness of national wellbeing and sustainability measures”. The analysis will be primarily quantitative (mostly time series), but will involve the collection and collation of NZ historical and various country contemporary data.

Further information available here.

Wiley EHSANZ Online Book Discount Program

We are pleased to announce a 35% discount for EHSANZ members on all Wiley books except Higher Education, which is set at 25%. (School textbooks are exempt from the program.)

This is a higher level discount only available to Wiley’s publishing partners. Wiley is in the process of updating the discount landing page and this should be working shortly.

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